Laser Vision Correction For Life's Major Milestones
North American Precis Syndicate
Whether it's your big day or day to day, laser vision surgery can help you look and see your best. (NAPS)
(NAPSI)—College graduation, a new job, getting married. These life
milestones often lead to setting goals for achieving our best selves. For
people dealing with nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism, big life
transitions are also a good time for considering LASIK eye surgery. Unlike
prescription eyeglasses or contact lenses, LASIK, which uses laser technology
to reshape corneas, offers a permanent way to improve vision.
“LASIK helps remove the layer that glasses and contacts put between
you, your life and the world around you,” said Dr. Kerry Solomon with
the American Refractive Surgery Council. “This is why a lot of people
consider LASIK when approaching a milestone. The improved quality of life
that excellent vision provides can make the next phase even more appealing.”
Clear vision, without the need for glasses or contacts, offers many
benefits during and after life milestones, such as:
College Graduation: Transitioning
into life as an independent adult is made much easier with great vision. For
many, laser vision correction is a terrific gift the graduate will appreciate
for years. Some choose to use their cash gifts to go toward the cost of the
Career: For some careers—military,
emergency responders and airplane pilots—excellent vision is a matter
of life and death. Professional athletes rely heavily on vision to keep a
competitive edge. Photographers depend on their vision to capture the moment.
But, in any career, having excellent vision without worrying about glasses or
contacts is important.
Wedding: Every couple wants to
look and feel their best as they celebrate their wedding day. For those who
are good candidates, LASIK allows couples to see every moment of their big
day in clarity and comfort, and have great vision at the ready for years.
Travel: Whether sightseeing,
hiking, camping or exploring, travelers want to focus on their adventures,
not on their vision. Needing glasses or contacts can weigh down bags and put
a barrier between the traveler and the experience. Laser vision correction
can give people their visual freedom and open up the world in new and
If a milestone in your life has you thinking about laser vision
correction, such as LASIK, visit the American Refractive Surgery Council blog to research the procedure, learn what to expect
before and after surgery, find ways to pay for it, and much more at www.Americanrefractivesurgerycouncil.org/blog.
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