Three Reasons to Consider Lasik Surgery

Three Reasons to Consider Lasik Surgery

Have you been on the fence about Lasik surgery? Lasik surgery can eliminate your need for contacts or eyeglasses. If you have been thinking about Lasik surgery for yourself or a loved one, consider these reasons that you should move forward with your plans.

Comfort and Convenience

One of the biggest reasons to get Lasik is for comfort and convenience. With contacts or eyeglasses you can see to live your life, but at what cost? Having glasses can be uncomfortable in certain situations, as well as impractical. Contacts can cause their own issues, with dry and itchy eyes, eye infections, or simple discomfort. With Lasik, you don’t have to worry about these problems any longer, and you will always be comfortable while enjoying near perfect vision.

Improved Eye Health

If you are a wearer of contacts, your overall eye health can be improved by getting Lasik surgery. Contacts can make allergy symptoms seem worse, and itchy watery eyes from allergies can cause your contacts to not fit correctly. Wearing contacts also makes you more susceptible to eye infections.


Your confidence will get a big boost when you get Lasik surgery. You will no longer have to feel self-conscious about your eyeglasses or contacts. You won’t have to worry about your impaired vision causing embarrassment, and you will be able to enjoy an improvement to your appearance. 

If you are interested in getting Lasik surgery for these or any other reasons, we can help. Contact us today for more information or to schedule an appointment for an exam and consultation to discover if Lasik is right for you.

Dr. Ahad Mahootchi

Board Certified Ophthalmologist at The Eye Clinic of Florida
Dr. Mahootchi is a board certified Ophthalmologist and the Medical Director of the Clinic.

A Tampa Tribune reader’s poll has ranked him as Pasco’s Best Eye Surgeon for the last 3 years. has recognized him as one of America’s Most Compassionate Doctors for 9 years in a row (2009-2017). He again won the Patient’s Choice Award for the 9th year in row this year. Both awards are given to less than 3% of doctors and based on patient voting. Dr. Mahootchi was in the top 1% in 2017.
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