Question: How Long Do You Sleep After Lasik?

Can you sleep after Lasik?

Three Things to do Following LASIK:

When patients are able to get home relatively quickly and fall asleep, they tend to report little to no discomfort after LASIK.

Use your eye drops.

Wear your goggles when you sleep.

20/20 Institute will provide you with goggles to wear while you sleep.

How long should I sleep in goggles after Lasik?

The First Hours After LASIK

With that said, you’ll want to make sure you have someone to drive you home. One of our technicians will also provide you with goggles to protect your eyes while you sleep for 1 week following surgery.

What should I avoid after Lasik?

1 to 2 weeks post LASIK: You can usually begin exercising within a week after LASIK surgery, but you should continue to avoid contact sports for at least a month. Wear sunglasses when out in the sun to protect your eyes from the ultraviolet light, and use the provided eye drops to minimize dry eyes.

How many days rest is required after Lasik surgery?

The LASIK Eye Surgery Recovery Process

Most patients see clearly within 24 hours after vision correction surgery, but others take two to five days to recover.