Beware of Discount Laser Centers

Discount laser centers can be found in nearly every major metropolitan area. If you choose to have your LASIK performed at one of these centers, make sure you are getting the very best care before, during, and after the procedure. Get all your questions answered. Make sure the center will see you in a timely fashion in the unexpected event of an emergency. Make sure your center does not abandon you once they've collected your money and performed the surgery.

Characteristics of discount laser centers may include:

The Bottom Line

Your refractive surgery experience can differ greatly from place to place. Success depends on the pre- and post-operative care and the surgery itself. Unlike a pair of bad eyeglasses or contact lenses, you can't "throw away" bad refractive surgery. For the best experience and the greatest opportunity for a successful outcome, choose the best refractive surgery care, not the lowest price.