August 15, 2023 LASIK, which stands for Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis, is a type of refractive surgery that reshapes the cornea—the clear, round dome at the front of your eye—to improve the way your eye focuses light rays onto your retina.
July 6, 2023While contact lenses provide convenience and comfort, LASIK represents the ultimate stage in vision correction. It is also not the first eye surgery developed for vision correction, but it is the most recent and popular option.
April 3, 2023It is likely that having gone through glasses or contacts to see clearly, you often fantasize about life without them. Then you’ve probably stumbled upon LASIK and considered whether you would be a good candidate for the procedure.
March 30, 2023Most individuals who undergo LASIK experience an immediate improvement in their vision, or at least within the next day or so. However, it takes the eyes about three to six months to fully recover and heal. It is crucial to follow your eye surgeon's instructions carefully. That will prevent complications such as infection and ensure a safe and complete recovery,
February 28, 2023LASIK can result in a substantial improvement in vision, with many patients achieving 20/20 vision or better. However, the benefits of LASIK extend beyond just clear vision. Read on to learn how LASIK can improve athletic performance.
January 25, 2023If you have had a refractive error for most of your life, you know the challenges of prescriptive eyewear. Eyeglasses are incredibly inconvenient when you are trying to be active. Contacts are a much better option than glasses, but they also come with significant responsibility. Beyond these, you still have an option in LASIK.
December 30, 2022People of all ages and backgrounds experience impaired vision. Vision issues do not discriminate based on age, though some conditions are more common as people age. The good news is that LASIK vision correction can address refractive errors in people of a wide range of ages.