FAQ Video: How old do I have to be for LASIK?



The following question was asked during a LASIK MD webinar: “I’m 19 years old and would be interested in getting my vision corrected. Am I old enough?” Dr. Avi Wallerstein gives the answer. Dr. Avi Wallerstein says 18 years of age is usually when people are candidates for the procedure. He says at this age, the eyes have slowed or stopped changing so laser vision correction can be performed safely.


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