Reputable LASIK Surgeons keep in contact with their LASIK patients. At about age 50, every person experiences a hardening of their “interior lens” regardless of having LASIK or not. When this occurs “Presbyopia”, or “Old-Sightedness”, is why every person including those who have never worn glasses/contacts until about age 50, will need “Reading Glasses”. Your LASIK did not “wear-off”! You, along with 50 year olds across the globe, have simply reached your next normal, and naturally occurring, phase of Ocular Growth – “Presbyopia”. Your LASIK Surgeon will be happy to discuss treatment options for “Presbyopia” based on your lifestyle between ages 50 and 90.