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LASIK Cost Singapore – Save~$28,980 on Contact Lenses

LASIK Cost Singapore – Save~$28,980 on Contact LensesLASIK COST IN SINGAPORE CONTACT LENSES

LASIK Price Singapore. At first glance, contact lenses may seem cheaper than LASIK. This is because we often only consider the price per lens or price per month. However, in the long-term, these seemingly small costs can snowball into a large amount. In recent years,
many online retailers have popped up, selling cheap contact lenses through the internet. Counterfeit lenses may cause dry eyes, corneal scarring, and even blindness. Don’t be fooled by their enticing prices, you may end up with a mountain of doctor fees in the end. Contact lenses are medical devices,it is illegal to sell them without a license.

For those wanting good vision 24/7 without the hassle of contacts and glasses, LASIK is a good alternative to consider. Although LASIK has a high upfront cost, the savings on contact lenses, lens solution and glasses can add up to a whooping $28,980 in the long-run. Plus, you don’t have to spend time wearing or maintaining your lenses.

We’ve calculated the cost of different types contact lenses and compared them to the cost of LASIK in Singapore.
Note: The assumptions and parameters used in the calculations can be found below.


LASIK vs Contact Lenses – Costs

Daily Disposable with Astigmatism

Price per box (of 30): $69.00
Cost per day: $4.60
Total cost per month: $138.00

Amount saved in 20 years:$28,980


Daily Disposable without Astigmatism

Price per box (of 30): $56.00
Cost per day: $3.73
Total cost per month: $112.00

Amount saved in 20 years: $25,760


Daily Disposable with Iris/Colour Enhancement

Price per box (of 30): $64
Cost per day: $4.27
Total cost per month: $128.00

Amount saved in 20 years: $26,624


Monthly Disposable with Astigmatism

Price per box (of 3): $60
Cost of lens solution per month: $9.33
Total cost per month: $49.33

Amount saved in 20 years: $7695.48
(Plus all the time and effort taken to remove, clean, and store your monthly disposable lenses)


Monthly Disposable without Astigmatism

Price per box (of 6): $60
Cost of lens solution per month: $9.33
Total cost per month: $29.33

Amount saved in 20 years: $2,933.00
(Plus all the time and effort taken to remove, clean, and store your monthly disposable lenses)


Not just about the numbers

LASIK is a lifestyle choice. Patients from all walks of life (athletes, pilots, students) have told us that LASIK has helped them to live healthier and more active lifestyles.
Not sure how LASIK can help you? Take a look at our list of 6 Awesome Things You Can Do After LASIK.


Keen on LASIK? Find out more:

Refractive Errors: Myopia, Hyperopia & Astigmatism: (read more)
LASIK Surgery: (read more)
LASIK Xtra for Corneal Strengthening: (read more)
ASA/Epi-LASIK/LASEK/PRK Surgery: (read more)
LASIK/Epi-LASIK FAQs: (read more)
Dr Lee Hung Ming: (read more)


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* Before coming for the LASIK assessment, patients are required to stop wearing their contact lenses for 3 days (soft lenses) to 5 days (hard lenses).
This is to allow us to assess your eyes more accurately.

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Our calculations were based on the following assumptions:
– The cost of LASIK is reflective of a price that a typical patient of normal eye health and vision correction needs (ourStandard LASIK)
– The costs are calculated for a period of 20 years
– It is assumed that the contact lens wearer uses lenses for 30 days in a month
– Amount saved in 20 years is compared against the amount they would have spent on contact lenses in the same period of time
– Although brand names have not been mentioned, calculations are based on popular brands’ best-selling lenses
– The prices of contact lenses used in the calculations were obtained from a retailer in Singapore.

Disclaimer: All calculations were done to the best of our ability based on the available information at the time based on certain assumptions made that are explained alongside the calculations. These figures were provided based on our price list at the time. Lee Hung Ming Eye Centre makes no representations or warranties of any kind with respect to the information provided – any reliance placed on such information is therefore at the reader’s own risk. Although these prices were the latest on the date of publication of this material, we recommend that you call to inquire about our latest pricing if you have any queries.We recommend that individuals do their own calculations and research before making decisions.