LASIK Eye Surgery in Dearborn, MI

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Dearborn LASIK Surgery Center

Have you dreamed of a life where you’re less dependent on glasses and contact lenses? With LASIK, this could be your reality. Using the latest in vision correction technology, the experienced LASIK eye surgeons at Tukel Eye Center in Dearborn, Michigan are here to help you achieve crisp, clear vision.

Schedule a consultation today to see if you qualify for LASIK eye surgery.

What is LASIK?

LASIK (laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis) is an advanced outpatient procedure that uses lasers to improve vision by reshaping the cornea. More than 90% of people who undergo LASIK eye surgery achieve 20/20 vision or better. Study shows up to 98% of patients are satisfied with their LASIK results.¹

A LASIK surgeon of Tukel Eye Center has performed many laser eye surgery procedures and is dedicated to using the safest, most effective, and most advanced technology available to help deliver the best vision.

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Personalized, All-Laser LASIK Technology

We know that no two eyes are alike—so why should your treatment be any different? At Tukel Eye Center, we offer a personalized approach to your vision correction. Our all-laser procedure incorporates advanced wavefront technology to create a 3D map of your cornea. This gives us measurements as much as 25 times more precise, to deliver a one-of-a-kind LASIK procedure tailored to your eyes.² Ask us about customized laser vision correction just for you. 

What Does LASIK Treat?

The LASIK procedure can help reduce your dependence on glasses or contact lenses by correcting:

  • Nearsightedness (Myopia)

  • Farsightedness (Hyperopia)

  • Astigmatism 

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Am I a Candidate for LASIK?

To determine whether you are a good candidate for LASIK, your Tukel Eye Center eye doctor will conduct a thorough examination with specialized diagnostic testing and scans. The ideal LASIK candidate:

  • Is at least 18 years of age

  • Has stable vision (no eye prescription change in the past year)

  • Has a vision correction need that is treatable with LASIK (nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism)

  • Has healthy corneas and good overall eye health

Patients typically not eligible for LASIK include those with the following conditions:

  • Dry eye disease

  • Autoimmune disorder such as lupus or Sjogren’s syndrome

  • Corneal ulcers or corneal abrasion

  • Glaucoma

  • Corneal implant

  • Keratoconus

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To find out if LASIK eye surgery may be right for you, take our LASIK self-test, schedule an appointment online, or call 313-274-7540 to schedule an evaluation with the Dearborn, MI eye doctors of Tukel Eye Center today.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is LASIK Painful?

No. The anesthetic eye drops applied before the surgery begins ensures that there is no pain during the procedure. You might feel a sensation of pressure or experience dimming of your vision at various points in the procedure.

How Much Does LASIK Cost?

The cost of LASIK depends on several factors such as whether one or both eyes are being treated, what technology is used, etc. Laser vision correction may be more affordable than you think. When you consider the cost of glasses, contacts, and cleaning solutions, LASIK is a long-term investment that can actually save you money while improving your quality of life. Our goal is to make LASIK affordable for everyone, so we offer flexible financing options as well.  

Will My Insurance Cover LASIK?

Most medical and vision insurance plans do not cover LASIK, as it is an elective procedure. However, flex spending accounts (FSAs) may be utilized to pay for the surgery using pre-tax dollars.

When Can I Drive After Having LASIK?

While you may experience blurred vision for a few days following your procedure, some patients experience vision clear enough to feel comfortable driving the day after surgery.

Are Patients Satisfied With the Results?

Yes. LASIK has a satisfaction rate of up to 98%.¹

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Book Your LASIK Eye Surgery Consultation

Looking for LASIK eye surgery providers in Dearborn, Michigan? Schedule a consultation with the skilled eye doctors of Tukel Eye Center. We’ll assess your eye health and discuss the best treatment options for your specific needs.

Reference¹. Sandoval HP, Donnenfeld ED, Kohnen T, et al. Modern laser in situ keratomileusis outcomes. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2016;42(8):1224-1234.

Reference². Phoropter measures in 0.25 D increments. Wavefront Aberrometer measures in 0.01 D increments. 25/1 = 25 (From https://www.jjvision.com/press-release/johnson-johnson-vision-launches-next-generation-personalized-lasik-treatment-idesign)