For most candidates, LASIK surgery usually involves little pain and recovery is rapid. Other benefits may include :
LASIK can correct a wide range of refractive errors including nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism of varying degrees.
LASIK can be repeated to correct the vision further.
The eyes stabilize within threemonths after LASIK surgery.
The eye is not structurally weakened.
LASIK usually causes little or no scarring of the cornea.
Post-operative care is usually limited to using eye drops for a week after surgery.