Myth: If you have laser vision correction, you won’t be able to have cataract surgery later on.
Fact: This is not the case. Laser eye surgery does not prevent you from having cataract surgery if you need it later in life. With modern technology, it is possible to have crisp clear vision without visual aids from most people 18 and older. LASIK is suitable for most young people. When you start to rely on readers in your forties PresbyLasik can give you visual freedom again. When old age gives you cataracts after around 60 refractive cataract surgery is your next step.It is always great if your surgeon has as much information as possible regarding previous eye surgery and complete records. This makes choosing the best vision correction options and intraocular lenses for you more predictable.
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