Will lasik affect my peripheral vision? I have worn contacts for the past 20 years, and although they don't really bother me, I would like to be able to see without having to put them in every morning. However, I don't want to undergo any procedures that
One . One of the great things about lasik is the improved peripheral vision obtained over wearing glasses. Vision is only best through the optical center of spectacles and those with higher prescriptions learn that they need to turn their head in order to see well off to the side. When the correction is placed directly on to the cornea, peripheral vision is substantially enhanced.