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Newest LASIK Technology and Is it Safe

Newest LASIK Technology and Is it Safe?

As with most types of medical procedures, LASIK technology is constantly evolving. With these latest innovations, this popular eye surgery has become more accurate and exact, giving patients improved vision and a better quality of life. But with any highly touted new medical advancement, you may have some questions and concerns about safety. And that’s […]

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Emergency Medical Technicians and Lasik in the Covid-19 Era

Emergency Medical Technicians and Lasik in the Covid-19 Era

In the COVID era, wearing a mask isn’t only essential, it’s mandated across many states throughout the country. Fortunately, most people are able to remove their mask after going out in public. But that’s just not the case for emergency medical technicians (EMTs), doctors, and nurses. Throughout their shifts, they’re forced to wear masks as […]

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Are There Benefits to Getting Lasik in the Fall?

Are There Benefits to Getting Lasik in the Fall?

Wearing eyeglasses and contacts are a thing of the past. With LASIK, patients can enjoy 20/20 vision with only a few days of recovery. However, choosing when to undergo LASIK is an important decision. While lining it up with your income or schedule is integral, don’t forget about seasonal changes. According to many experts, fall […]

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Eyeglasses and Masks Don’t Go Well Together. Here's Why

Eyeglasses and Masks Don’t Go Well Together. Here’s Why

To curb the spread of COVID-19, many local and state governments have made mask-wearing mandatory. For most, this minor inconvenience has become a habit, albeit somewhat uncomfortable. However, bespectacled individuals may have the most difficult time wearing a mask. Between foggy lenses and having a majority of their face covered, eyeglass wearers must find a […]

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LASIK vs. PRK for Competitive Athletes

Excellent eyesight is more than just an advantage for competitive athletes. It’s a necessity. Whether it’s hitting a 90-mph fastball, using peripherals to anticipate an opponent’s moves, or seeing the rim clearly to execute a free throw, 20/20 or better vision can make a world of difference. However, not all athletes are blessed with terrific […]

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Eye Deterioration Vision Correction with lasik

Why Do Eyes Deteriorate and What Can I Do About it?

Aging is the foremost reason why eyes deteriorate. Over time, eyes change shape to focus the right amount of light on the retina. Yet these changes in the eye can lead to myopia, hyperopia, and presbyopia. While some of this deterioration is hereditary, other factors such as your job or the climate where you live […]

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Corneal Refractive Surgery Guide

Whether its myopia, hyperopia, presbyopia, or astigmatism, refractive eye issues affect nearly half of all Americans, necessitating the use of contacts and eyeglasses to improve their standard of living. Many more Americans ignore the problem altogether, wandering the world below crystal-clear 20/20 vision because of aesthetics or impracticality. The good news is that corneal refractive […]

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Helping You Succeed With Your New Year Aesthetic Resolutions

A New Year brings with it new promises.  Wishes for good health and wealth flood social media, but each of us has a New Year aesthetic resolution we hope to keep up the entire year. Whether it’s shedding some weight, taking better care of our skin or finally getting rid of the glasses or contact […]

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PRK Surgery Explained – PRK vs. Lasik

Photo refractive keratectomy or PRK is one type of laser correction surgery.  During PRK the surface of the cornea is reshaped using an excimer laser.  But how does PRK differ from Lasik? The PRK procedure is an option for patients with corneal scars or irregularities, or for patients who prefer a no-flap treatment. This technique has […]

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