GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Lasik Eye Surgery Longevity Statistics

Approximately 95% of patients who undergo Lasik eye surgery achieve 20/40 vision or better, with results generally lasting for many years.

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"Approximately 600,000 LASIK surgeries are performed each year in the U.S."

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"More than 40 million LASIK surgeries have been performed worldwide since the late 1980s."

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"Approximately 96% of patients achieve their desired vision after LASIK."

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"Nearly 90% of patients have 20/20 or better vision after LASIK surgery."

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"About 0.3% to 5% of LASIK surgeries resulted in complications."

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"Nine out of 10 people achieve vision within the range of 20/20 to 20/40 following their first LASIK procedure."

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"Very few patients, less than 1%, lose vision post-LASIK surgery."

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"Long term studies have shown that LASIK surgery remains effective 10 years after the procedure was initially conducted."

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"It's estimated that 20% of patients will need enhancement or a "touch up" within 10 years of the initial LASIK surgery."

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"The satisfaction rate among LASIK eye surgery patients globally averages between 92 to 98 percent."

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"The reports of drastic side-effects like visually disabling symptoms are less than 1%."

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"The potential for night vision reduction after LASIK occurs in 20-40% of patients."

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"Prevalence for double vision may occur after LASIK with a prevalence rate of less than 1%."

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"The LASIK enhancement rate over the first 10 years after the initial surgery is about 10%."

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"The chance of partial or complete loss of the corneal flap is less than 1 in 500 cases."

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"Nearly 50 percent of people who had LASIK reported at least one side effect within three months of the surgery."

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"Based on recent studies, the stability following LASIK is expected to persist beyond 18 years postoperative."

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"Anywhere from 1 to 5 percent of patients experience halos or glare following LASIK procedures."

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"Less than 1% of LASIK patients go blind from the procedure."

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"LASIK surgery fails to fully correct vision for 10 to 20 percent of patients."

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