Generally we do not perform a corrective laser eye surgery procedure on anyone under the age of 20 unless there is a compelling reason, ie career path. We are happy to discuss specific cases firstname.lastname@example.org It is preferable to wait until you are at least 20 years of age and have had no change in your spectacle lens strength for at least twelve months, we would be happy to record baseline measurements if you are close to 20years old and compare to check future stability of your spectacle prescription.
Good news! From the responses you have provided you may well be a good candidate for laser eye surgery.
Dr David Kent has performed over 28,000 laser eye surgery procedures at Fendalton Eye Clinic in Christchurch. We offer a full range of laser eye surgery procedures, LASIK, SMILE eye laser and PRK , providing you with the most appropriate laser vision correction for your eyes and lifestyle requirements. Dr Kent can correct short sightedness (myopia), far sightedness (hyperopia) and astigmatism.
You are best to see us for a complimentary free laser suitability assessment to conduct specific screening tests on your eyes so we can learn more about your vision and advise you further. Free eye laser assessments with a member of our technical team are available in Christchurch, Invercargill, Dunedin, Queenstown, Nelson and Blenheim. Book now.
From the responses you have provided you may possibly be a good candidate for laser eye surgery or possibly a Lifestyle Lens procedure.
Beyond the 5th decade of life people start to experience deduced clarity with close up vision. Often at this time in a persons life there is increased difficulty focusing at all distances. Dr Kent offers a wide range of procedures to help you achieve reduced dependence on glasses and or contact lenses to correct short sightedness (myopia), long sightedness (hyperopia), astigmatism and presbyopia (reduced ability to focus on near tasks). There are numerous options, it may be that a monovision or blended vision correction maybe the most appropriate option for you or possibly a Lifestyle Lens using a multifocal intraocular lens.
The best way to determine the most appropriate procedure for you would be to have one of our complimentary free suitability assessments to conduct specific screening tests on your eyes so we can learn more about your vision and advise you further. Free eye laser assessments with an experienced member of our team are available in Christchurch, Invercargill, Dunedin, Queenstown, Nelson and Blenheim.
From the information you have supplied cataract surgery or Lifestyle Lens surgery is most likely to be the best option for you. We invite you to complete the form below for us to contact you or alternatively you can book a consultation with Dr Kent, this is a comprehensive medical assessment of your eyes.