After know what are the risks if we’re doing laser surgery, these are the patient who aren’t suitable to get this treatment.
1. The Patient under the age of 21
The structure of the eyes of people under 21 are still changing and shouldn’t be altered. the minimum age in different countries varies from 18 to 21.
2. Vision is still changing
The vision of some people may still be changing. Experts say that a person’s vision should be stable for at least three years before undergoing laser surgery.
3. Patients with diabetes
In some cases laser surgery mas worsen abnormalities in the eye caused by diabetes
4. Pregnant or breastfeeding mothers
During pregnancy and breastfeeding hormone fluctuations still exist with the eye, making it more difficult to carry out surgery accurately.
5. People with some immune conditions
People with lupus, or even HIV, for example, may find it harder to recover after surgery.
6. People with some existing eye condition
People eyes condition will need to have those treated first, before becoming eligible candidates for laser eye surgery. Named it like cataracts or glaucoma.
7. People taking certain medicine
It the patient is taking medications, such as accutane or oral prednisone, they should not undergo laser eye surgery.