Also, many complications can be resolved through re-treatment or enhancements of the eye.
Selecting the right eye surgeon probably is the single most important step you can take to decrease any risks associated with LASIK.
An experienced, reputable surgeon will make sure you are properly screened to let you know up front if you aren't a good candidate for LASIK eye surgery.
Even if you are not qualified for LASIK, you might still be able to undergo vision correction through other means such as PRK, LASEK, or implantable lenses (phakic IOLs).
If you do decide to undergo LASIK, a responsible eye surgeon will work closely with you to resolve problems if they do develop