How Long After Lasik Does Vision Improve?

LASIK Recovery Time 2-3 Months after LASIK

It is common for the eyes to continue to heal for at least 3 months after LASIK, which means your vision will also continue to improve.

In patients with more severe prescriptions, their eyes can continue to heal for up to 6 months.

How long after Lasik will blurry vision go away?

Most patients see clearly within 24 hours after vision correction surgery, but others take two to five days to recover. Some patients may experience some blurred vision and fluctuations in their vision for several weeks after LASIK.

How long after Lasik Can I have an enhancement?

In general, vision is not stable after LASIK for 3 months and for this reason, enhancements are typically performed after this time period. Sometimes, after several years, a patient experiences a change in their nearsightedness, farsightedness or astigmatism.

Does eyesight get worse after Lasik?

In most cases the improved vision LASIK surgery provides is permanent. But in a limited number of cases — usually due to changes that can occur in the lens inside the eye, with or without LASIK surgery — some nearsightedness, farsightedness and/or astigmatism can return over time, causing blurry vision.

How good is vision after Lasik?

Typical LASIK results: 95% of patients have 20/40 or better vision. 85% of patients have 20/20 or better.