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Reasons to Consider Having LASIK

LASIK eye surgery is an effective way to correct refractive errors and improve the way you see. The procedure is a completely safe way to get better vision. If you are tired of relying on glasses or contact lenses, you should talk to your eye doctor in Chicago about the following benefits of this kind of eye surgery:

It Brings You a Permanent Solution for Vision Problems

New advancements in eye surgery technology make the LASIK procedure more effective than ever before. The surgery actually changes the shape of your cornea, which helps light hit your retina the right way so you can enjoy perfect vision. Whether you are nearsighted or farsighted, LASIK can fix your issues. When you visit a reputable eye doctor for your LASIK procedure, you can enjoy lifelong results that eliminate the need to rely on glasses or contacts to see.

It Is a Quick and Safe Procedure

LASIK eye surgery is a painless way to correct your vision. The eye doctor can perform the surgery in less than 30 minutes. Since it is minimally invasive, there is very little downtime after the surgery is complete. The procedure is safe and helps you instantly improve your ability to see. Although you cannot drive on the day of your surgery, most patients can return to their regular schedules as early as a day after the procedure.

It Helps You See Your Best

While glasses and contact lenses provide an effective way to correct refractive errors, it is not ideal to have to rely on them to see. If you get LASIK eye surgery, you never have to worry about putting on glasses or popping in your contact lenses to see. You can have perfect vision as soon as you open your eyes in the morning without having to feel around for your corrective lenses. After a quick LASIK consultation and an even quicker procedure, you can enjoy improved vision that allows you to break your dependence on corrective lenses.

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Hours of Operation

Office hours at Gerstein Eye Institute are by appointment only and may change week-to-week based on the surgeons schedule. However, in general, our hours are as follows:

  • Monday: 8 AM - 4 PM
  • Tuesday: 8 AM - 4 PM
  • Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday: 8 AM - 4 PM
  • Friday: 8 AM - 3 PM
  • Saturday: 8 AM - 12 PM

The office closes daily from 12-1pm