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See the Stunning Beauty of San Antonio After LASIK with these 7 Hidden Gems

If you’ve ever wanted to see without glasses or contact lenses, consider having LASIK. After all, LASIK is the most popular vision correction procedure in the world.

It has millions of satisfied patients, meaning it’s not a mystery why it’s so popular. What’s not to love about a procedure that can give you visual freedom and 20/20 vision or better?

After you have LASIK, you’ll be able to see a whole new world. There’s nothing like improving your vision and seeing where you live with new eyes. Keep reading to find out how you can see the stunning beauty of San Antonio after LASIK by experiencing these 7 hidden gems!

1. Grab Coffee and See the Little Details of Life in Dignowity Hill 

Dignowity Hill is a historic San Antonio neighborhood. Known as the first “exclusive residential suburb” in the city, it’s home to plenty of restaurants, parks, shops, and, of course, cafes.

Get a latte and stroll through a park or window shop, or look at the view from  Hays Street Bridge. Whatever you do, all the beautiful, historic architecture will look incredible after LASIK!

Buying a house in Dignowity Hill may be challenging, but getting LASIK isn’t. If you have refractive errors, there’s a good chance you could be a LASIK candidate.

LASIK candidacy factors include being over 18, having a stable prescription, and being in good health, among other things. If you want to know if you qualify for LASIK, the next step is to schedule a LASIK consultation at South Texas Eye Institute. Around 85% of patients who have a LASIK consultation are good candidates.

2. Gaze Out Over the City at Paramour

If you’ve never been to this rooftop bar with an exclusive feel, it’s the perfect place to check out after you have LASIK surgery! Paramour offers fantastic views of San Antonio, with indoor and outdoor seating surrounded by beautiful decor that’s almost as fun to look at as the view. 

Feel like a VIP by sipping a cocktail or a glass of champagne while looking out at the city. When you get LASIK, your vision will be better than it ever was, even when wearing contact lenses or glasses!

The views will be that much more remarkable with your new, high-definition vision.

3. Cover 9,000 Years of Texas History without Worrying About Visual Aids

The Witte Museum is “where nature, science, and culture meet.” It’s the place to go if you want to see the history of Texas in both culture and the natural world.

There are also always new exhibits to look at. This summer, you can enjoy the “Surviving Space: Astronauts & Asteroids” exhibit to learn what it takes to go to space!

You probably know that astronauts rely on having good vision. But anyone can benefit from better vision!

You can get ahead in any career with incredible vision, and LASIK can give you just that. Over 95% of patients end up with 20/20 vision or better. Your vision will be good enough to see clearly every day, whether on Earth or in space!

4. See an Outdoor Movie in High Definition

Slab Cinema hosts outdoor movies at some of the best locations in the city, like the San Antonio Museum of Art and the Park at the Rim. Bring a blanket and snacks for a picnic while you watch some of your favorite movies on the big screen!

After LASIK, you’ll be able to see every detail. Slab Cinema even offers inflatable screens for rental if you want to splurge and host an event to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, graduation, or just because!

It may be pricey, but you don’t have to feel guilty treating yourself when you get LASIK. That’s because having LASIK saves you money in the long run, saving you hundreds every year on what you’d otherwise spend on glasses and contacts.

Since LASIK is permanent, you’ll save year after year, meaning LASIK will eventually pay for itself. You can go all out occasionally, knowing you’ve made a good investment in yourself and your finances.

5. A Meal on the Riverwalk is Better Without Glare from Your Glasses

Boudros Texas Bistro is a fantastic place to eat on the San Antonio Riverwalk. You can sit inside the beautiful limestone walls of the restaurant, out on the riverwalk, or even on a barge floating on the river itself! Enjoy tasty cocktails, tableside guacamole, and some of the best entrees you’ve ever had.

After you have LASIK, you’ll appreciate the atmosphere of scenic eateries like Boudros so much more. Visual aids won’t get in the way, and you’ll be able to see your surroundings and food better than ever! Who could say no to having crystal clear vision for years to come?

6. Party at Bang Bang Bar

If a high-rise bar like Paramour sounds too fancy for you, you can always go to Bang Bang Bar. This eclectic venue features live music, skeeball, and crazy-fun drinks. You can get a cocktail with pop rocks or even one garnished with a whole turkey leg!

After you have LASIK, you can show off your skeeball skills and have a little adventure at cool places like Bang Bang. Your experience will be far more memorable when you have sharp, unhindered vision to take everything in!

7. Get Away from It All 

Government Canyon State Natural Area is a vast, beautiful area of nature with 40 miles of scenic trails. You can go hiking, biking, and even camping. Get away from city life for a while and get back to nature!

Being outdoors is always easier when you don’t have visual aids to contend with, especially if you’re camping! After you have LASIK, you can be more comfortable in and out of the city, whether living it up or roughing it out on the trails.

Want to get started with your LASIK journey? It’s time to schedule your LASIK consultation at South Texas Eye Institute in San Antonio, TX! What do you have to lose except relying on visual aids?