What is the Right Age for LASIK?

Eye Doctor Serving Mobile, Alabama and the nearby Gulf Coast Area

right age for LASIK - Mobile LASIK surgeonWhile there’s no true set age for LASIK, most doctors will not perform the operation on anyone under 18, as their bodies and their eyes are still developing. While LASIK is a fairly non-invasive procedure, it is recommended that patients are not too young, and the most common age is between 20 and 40.

If you're considering LASIK but aren't sure if now is the right time, you may want to speak with Dr. Chris Walton in person. During your free LASIK consultation, Dr. Walton will answer all of your questions carefully and honestly to help you decide whether to move forward with the procedure.

If you choose to undergo LASIK with Dr. Walton, you will benefit from the most advanced technology available, including the Allegretto Wave laser. This technology not only ensures that almost everyone is a good LASIK candidate, but it also essentially guarantees you excellent results. To date, 100% of Dr. Walton's patients have achieved 20/20 vision or better using the Allegretto Wave laser.

Please contact Dr. Chris Walton using the form at the right side of the page or call 251-341-3385 today to schedule your free LASIK consultation. We serve patients in Mobile, Alabama, Pensacola, Florida, and throughout the Gulf Coast region.