Laser Vision Correction in Nashville, TN
Laser vision correction offers patients a permanent improvement in vision that reduces the dependence on eyeglasses and contact lenses. Jeffrey D. Horn, MD, of Vision for Life offers laser vision correction for the residents of Nashville, Franklin, Hendersonville and the surrounding communities of Tennessee.
What is Laser Vision Correction?
Laser vision correction is a safe, FDA-approved procedure for changing the eye in a way that improves vision, thereby reducing your need for eyeglasses and contact lenses. Dr. Horn specializes in several techniques for laser vision correction to provide his patients with optimum results. LASIK is the most common procedure that he performs, but not everyone is a candidate for LASIK. By offering a range of solutions, he is able to provide the same results across all his laser vision correction patients.
Benefits of Laser Vision Correction
Men and women in the Nashville area choose laser vision correction because the procedure:
- Is quick, easy and relatively painless
- Improves vision within 24 hours
- Requires minimal healing time
- Includes several techniques to suit the individual needs of every patient
How Can I Learn More About Laser Vision Correction?
Laser vision correction is growing in popularity. As you consider the procedure to improve your vision and eliminate the need for eyeglasses and contact lenses, we invite you to learn more about how laser vision correction can help you.
- Am I a LASIK Candidate?
- LASIK Surgery
- LASIK vs. PRK
- Advanced Surface Ablation
Laser Vision Correction Technology
At Vision For Life, we offer several options for laser vision correction, such as LASIK and PRK. Our LASIK technologies are:
Patients who need cataract surgery and want to improve their vision should consider the following options:
- Raindrop® Corneal Inlay
- Toric Lens Implants
- Advanced Lens Implants
- Presbyopia Correcting Implants
- LenSX® Femtosecond Laser
What Should I Expect from Laser Vision Correction?
A personal consultation is the first step toward your laser vision correction procedure. The appointment is used to analyze your eyes and vision as well as to understand your expectations of laser vision correction. If you are a good candidate, Dr. Horn will explain the procedure and anticipated results. Our patient coordinator will review the cost and provide guidance on any insurance coverage for laser vision correction. Prior to scheduling your laser vision correction, you should review our payment options and apply for financing if needed.
Laser vision correction takes about 15 to 30 minutes per eye. You will need to have someone drive you to and from the appointment. Your vision will be blurry for one to three weeks, but you will be able to see an improvement after just 24 hours.
Is Laser Vision Correction Right for Me?
Dr. Horn considers several factors when recommending laser vision correction to his patients, such as:
- Lifestyles and favorite activities
- Eye health
How Much Does Laser Vision Correction Cost in Nashville?
The cost of your laser vision correction may be covered by your vision and medical insurance. We accept cash, check and major credit cards, including Visa®, MasterCard®, and American Express®, for your out-of-pocket costs, such as a co-payment, deductible and co-insurance, and any other remaining balance. Financing is available through Alphaeon™ Credit and CareCredit®.
At Vision for Life, our ophthalmologist, Jeffrey D. Horn, MD, offers laser vision correction for the residents of Nashville, Murfreesboro and the surrounding communities of Tennessee. For more information or to schedule a consultation, please contact us today!