The risk of infection is a potential complication that is associated with all surgical procedures, and LASIK is no different. Fortunately, LASIK is one of the safest surgical procedures you can undergo, and post-operative infections are extremely rare. This risk is further reduced when your procedure is performed with the most advanced technology such as the Allegretto Wave laser used by Dr. Walton.
In the following video, Dr. Chris Walton discusses the chances of infection after LASIK and explains why this shouldn't be a major concern when deciding whether to undergo the procedure.
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. Dr. Walton serves patients in Mobile, Alabama, Pensacola, Florida, and throughout the Gulf Coast region.