Palmetto Eye & Laser Center is proud to have been the first private practice in South Carolina and surrounding states to offer WaveLight® Laser Suite technology for LASIK. The process includes two lasers that work together for the full LASIK experience in less than 15 minutes for most patients:
Blade-free LASIK has many advantages over the traditional method:
Laser vision correction technology is truly amazing. By reshaping extremely small and precise areas of corneal tissue with an excimer laser, light entering your eye can land more directly onto your retina for clearer vision. Even if you’ve worn glasses your entire life, LASIK can upgrade your vision after a single treatment.
At Palmetto Eye & Laser Center we use the Alcon WaveLight® EX500 excimer laser system to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. We take time to fully explain how this technology works and why it is considered one of the fastest laser technology platforms on the market today. Here is a general overview of the benefits:
Not all LASIK doctors in South Carolina offer this level of LASIK technology. If you are considering LASIK, make sure you do your research and learn about the different types of FDA-approved LASIK technology that exist so you can make an informed decision about which one is right for you.
You can learn more about blade-free LASIK technologies and find out if your eyes are right for this procedure by scheduling a free LASIK Consultation with us today. Dr. Haguewood will perform a comprehensive exam and provide up-front and honest information about your eye health and our recommendations for improvement. Call today to Schedule Your free LASIK Consultation.