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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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Professionals and Students Are Using the Quarantine to Achieve 20/20 Vision with Custom LASIK

Professionals and Students Are Using the Quarantine to Achieve 20/20 Vision with Custom LASIK

The COVID-19 pandemic has quarantined many people around the globe. Students are forced to take online classes, while working professionals have been required to telecommute. Now that the second wave of COVID-19 has hit, the situation seems dire. But even during a global pandemic, a silver lining remains. Students and professionals are using the opportunity […]

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Laser Eye Surgery in 2020 Safe, Precise, and Better Than Ever

Since the COVID-19 pandemic hit the United States, over 40 million people have filed unemployment claims while an estimated 24.9 percent jobless rate plagues the country. As a result of these current hardships and economic times, many Americans are cutting back on unnecessary expenditures. However, cutting back on medical care such as laser eye surgery […]

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LASIK Vision Correction Amid COVID-19

As the infection curve of COVID-19 begins to flatten in the United States, many states have attempted to restore some sense of normality. As of May 4, 2020, over 30 states have reopened businesses in some capacity, allowing businesses to recoup their losses and residents to resume their normal day-to-day activities. Among the lifted restrictions […]

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Eye Emergency Concerns During Covid-19 and Beyond

As the Covid-19 outbreak reaches its apex in the United States, hospitals are becoming overwhelmed.  Eye emergency concerns are increasing.  Between quarantining new patients, testing for the virus, and maintaining a semblance of order throughout the facility, doctors and nurses may have little time for non-life-threatening ailments. During these trying times, you should make every […]

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Am I Limited on Activities After LASIK Treatment?

Lasik patients are always worried about activity limitations after Lasik Treatment. LASIK (laser-assisted in situ keratectomy) and PRK (photorefractive keratectomy) are minimally invasive procedures that allow patients to gain 20/20 vision without the hindrances of contacts or eyeglasses. However, a common question is how long patients have to wait after surgery to return to their […]

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Laser Eye Surgery Myths and the Truth Behind Them

For over 20 years, laser eye surgery has been helping patients regain their vision without the hindrances of corrective lenses. However, the nature of the surgery has led to a number of myths about the procedure. Don’t believe everything you hear. If you’re considering laser eye surgery to repair your vision, here are some myths […]

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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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Irvine CA protect eyes tips by dr alexandra

Hot Summer Alert : Avoid Sun Damage to Protect your Eyes!

Summers are celebrated in Orange County, focus on protecting your eyes as you lounge by the pool or beach applying sunscreen to your skin.  These steps will help you understand sun damage and how you can protect eyes properly.  Follow these steps for the entire family including protecting the eyes of the children. UV Rays […]

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