Monthly Archives: October 2015


How Long Does LASIK Last?

Here at Bellevue LASIK & Cataract in Seattle, we are frequently asked this question.  LASIK in Seattle represents an important investment in your eyes and you want to be sure that it is a worthwhile expense. LASIK is meant to last for the rest of your life.  Although some people may need a minor adjustment… Read More

Are You a Good Candidate for LASIK?

If you wear glasses or contact lenses to correct your vision, you may be wondering if LASIK in Bellevue could provide you with the clear vision you’ve always wanted. The truth is, only an experienced ophthalmologist can determine if your eyes are healthy enough for this procedure. Even if you have the same vision prescription… Read More

How Old Do You Have To Be To Have LASIK?

Growing eyes are changing eyes.  LASIK, commonly referred to as laser vision correction, is a procedure meant for those who have a stable prescription.  A patient’s eye prescription should be stable for at least one year prior to surgery. Until you’ve stopped growing and changing, you aren’t a good candidate for LASIK. In fact, the… Read More

Laser Eye Surgery Procedure Time

After years of wearing eyeglasses or corrective lenses, you may be wondering how long it takes to have your vision corrected through LASIK.  It’s a common question patients ask when consulting with the staff at Bellevue LASIK & Cataract in Bellevue. In the hands of a highly skilled LASIK surgeon like Dr. Leavitt, laser eye… Read More