Are you a LASIK candidate?

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With LASIK surgery, your goal is to improve your vision and decrease your dependence on glasses or contacts. To be a candidate, you must be over 18 and have healthy eyes. You need stable vision that hasn’t changed in at least a year.

Other requirements:

  • no pre-existing corneal abnormalities or diseases
  • not pregnant or nursing
  • not have extreme dry eyes
  • not a keloid former

Measurement qualifiers:

  • up to -11 diopters of nearsightedness
  • up to +1 diopters of farsightedness
  • up to 5 diopters of astigmatism

Find out for sure

To learn more about LASIK and other Iowa Eye Center services, call us today to talk to a Refractive Surgery Coordinator at (319) 362-3937. We’ll schedule a free screening to find out if LASIK is right for you.

LASIK questions answered

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