Lasik Surgery in Costa Rica

Lasik surgery in Costa Rica is much less expensive, but that does not mean you should expect a lower standard of care?

Why you should consider having your Lasik surgery in Costa Rica?

Millions of patients from around the world have Lasik Surgery every year, and many discriminating patients are choosing to have their surgery performed in Costa Rica. The reason? Medical expertise and savings.

For years, Costa Rica’s health care system has been named one of the best systems in Latin America. On a whole, the price of medical treatment and procedures can be as much as 50% lower in Costa Rica as compared to the United States; and you do not have to sacrifice quality! Each year Costa Rica draws thousands of visitors through medical tourism. Why? Costa Rica’s excellent hospitals, experienced and well credentialed surgeons, and a tourist friendly people combine to make Costa Rica one of the most inviting countries in the world.

Why pay more for Lasik Surgery?

Lasik surgery in Costa Rica costs around $1600! In the US the average cost is $5000. Like cosmetic, dental, and other medical procedures, eye surgery in Costa Rica is performed in state of the art facilities by state of the art doctors. The reason Costa Rica can offer low cost medical care is because its infrastructure costs are low. The work quality though is the highest in the world.

Are you a candidate for Lasik Surgery?

If you answer “yes” to any of the following conditions, you are a candidate for Lasik surgery:

  • I have trouble seeing objects far away
  • I have trouble seeing objects close-up
  • I have an astigmatism
  • I experience trouble reading
  • I also have cataract

Surgical Costs

  • Pre-operative evaluation and tests – $100.00
  • Surgery for laser refractive (Lasik) for both eyes – $1500
  • Cataract surgery with monofocal intraocular lenses – $1600 per eye
  • Cataract surgery with multifocal intraocular lenses – $2100 per eye