LASIK has proven to be a safe and highly effective treatment of myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism. Men and women who are tired of having to rely on glasses and contact lenses to see the world around them clearly can benefit from LASIK surgery. Throughout the years, advancements in laser vision correction technology have made LASIK surgery an even safer, more effective treatment for a greater number of people. Many of the complications associated with LASIK have been eliminated with these new technologies. While there are many benefits of undergoing LASIK surgery, many patients find themselves wondering if they can afford the procedure.
LASIK Prices and Financing
At Eye Physicians and Surgeons, P.A., a laser eye surgery center in Wilmington, LASIK costs vary from patient to patient. There are many factors that determine the cost of LASIK surgery, including the facility fees, surgeon fees, and the surgical technique. The only way to determine the cost of LASIK surgery is by undergoing a comprehensive eye examination. During the exam, the patient should be prepared to discuss his or her vision and medical history and ask specific questions about the LASIK procedure. Once a treatment plan has been customized to the patient’s unique eye needs, the surgeons of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, P.A., will discuss the price of LASIK surgery.
The average price of LASIK surgery is about $2,000.00 per eye. When discussing LASIK prices, it is essential that patients understand all of the fees associated with the procedure. Does the total price include post-surgical medications? Does the total price include all follow-up appointments? While the price of LASIK may vary from region to region, if the price of the procedure appears to be too good to be true, it probably is. While cost will play a role in determining where the patient undergoes LASIK surgery, the skill and experience of the surgeon should be the deciding factor.
For many of the patients who undergo LASIK at Eye Physicians and Surgeons, P.A., in Wilmington, contact lenses and glasses can be tossed out and thrown away early on in the recovery phase. While not every patient will be able to bid a final farewell to these corrective visual aids, many will. No longer having to purchase new contact lenses, glasses, prescription sunglasses, contact lens solution, and the various other corrective eyewear accessories can quickly add up.
There are many ways to finance LASIK surgery. Patients may choose to use a major credit card or to take out a personal loan. Patients may also choose to pay for their LASIK surgery using their FSA (flexible spending accounts). Eye Physicians and Surgeons, P.A., also offers interest-free financing plans for many elective procedures including LASIK. For patients in Wilmington, LASIK costs may be financed through Patient Finance Solutions. Through Patient Finance Solutions patients can enjoy free financing of their LASIK surgery. One of the surgical coordinators of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, P.A., will be happy to discuss all of the financing options with patients. Many patients enjoy the affordability and convenience of making monthly payments on their LASIK surgery.
Schedule a Consultation Today
To learn more about LASIK prices and financing options available, please schedule a consultation with Eye Physicians and Surgeons, P.A., today. They look forward to helping patients achieve the clear, crisp, and vibrant vision they deserve.