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ARE YOU SUITABLE FOR LASER EYE SURGERY?

Have you been considering laser eye surgery but are unsure whether you would be able to have the procedure? Now you can find out if you are suitable with our quick survey.

First things first….

You must be at least 18 years old and have a stable prescription in order to be considered for laser eye surgery. 

Read more about this here.

Check your prescription… 

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Great News!

Based on your prescription it looks like you will be eligible for laser eye correction.

Based on your prescription it looks like you will be eligible for laser eye correction in your right eye.

Based on your prescription it looks like you will be eligible for laser eye correction in your left eye.

To find out more about laser eye surgery click here.

To book your free consultation click here.

We're Sorry

It appears your prescription falls outside the treatable range for laser eye surgery.

If you are unsure about your prescription, or have any questions about what options might be available for you, please contact us on 01204 387467.

What the + and - signs mean…

  • A minus sign (-) before a number indicates that you are short-sighted.
  • A plus sign (+) means you are long-sighted.
  • If you have an astigmatism this will be indicated by a number in the Cylinder field.

Medical conditions…

The following medical conditions may mean you are unsuitable for laser eye surgery at the current time, but can be confirmed during your FREE consultation with one of our surgeons.

  • Eye infection - your eyes need to be clear of infection before treatment can take place.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding - we recommend that you do not come for a consultation until 3 months after weaning.
  • Diabetes - if you have healthy retinas and your diabetes is well controlled you should be OK.
  • Increased internal eye pressure - eye pressure needs to be under control.
  • Dry eyes, Epilepsy, MS - treatment will depend on the status of the condition.
  • Your prescription is low (under 0.75) and you do not have astigmatism.
  • Very large pupils with high correction.

It is unlikely that you would be able to have laser eye surgery if you suffer with any of the following conditions:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis, SLE, Lupus
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular degeneration
  • Crohn's or collagen disease
  • Optic nerve damage
  • Blindness in one eye or partial sightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpes of the eye
  • Iritis
  • Corneal dystrophy
  • A squint or prism which is not corrected by contact lenses.

If you are unsure please do contact us and we will do our best to advise you.