Blog & News

10
Feb
How LASIK Can Help People With Contact Lens Intolerance

Many with vision problems seek an alternative to the daily drawbacks that come with wearing glasses, so they’ve opted for contact lenses as their alternative solution. However, contacts may come with their own set of issues, from the extensive daily maintenance required to the risk of contact lens intolerance. Contact lens intolerance can make it difficult […]

Posted in: Eye Health,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
10
Feb
LASIK Eye Surgery? Why People Choose It

Have you wondered about LASIK eye surgery, but just couldn’t imagine why some would choose to have the procedure? There are many reasons why people choose laser vision correction so we decided to explore some of those reasons! Convenience? For starters, there’s the simple convenience of not having to fuss with contact lenses or glasses. Sure, […]

Posted in: Laser Eye Surgery, LASIK,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
10
Feb
Results After LASIK – What to Expect

Ultimately, the results after LASIK are what drive the popularity of the procedure, and there are millions of people who have had LASIK who can tell you about their results first-hand. Whether you want to know what to expect from the recovery process, understand the differences between laser eye surgery procedures, or research how long […]

Posted in: LASIK Process,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
10
Feb
Lowering Your Laser Eye Surgery Risks: What You Can Do

Laser eye surgery has become safer over the years, thanks to better technology and more experienced surgeons. Most patients experience some side effects, though, whether that’s dry eye or redness after surgery. But these tend to be temporary. Some risks could be permanent, however. Yet there’s a lot in your power to support the success […]

Posted in: LASIK,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
10
Feb
Winter Sports Eye Protection

When the weather grows cold and the days grow short, sometimes it’s easy to become a bit lax about eye protection. The truth is that eye protection is just as important in the winter as it is in the summer. Eye safety is especially important if you participate in winter sports like skiing or snowboarding, […]

Posted in: Eye Health,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
10
Feb
A LASIK Procedure – A Complete Guide

This guide will help you understand what to expect during a LASIK eye surgery procedure. LASIK Eye Surgery Basics Laser Assisted in Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK) is used to treat nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. It is the most common type of laser eye surgery. During a LASIK procedure, the cornea is reshaped, adjusting how the eye focuses. […]

Posted in: LASIK FAQs,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
10
Feb
Everything You Need to Know about LASIK Eye Surgery

LASIK eye surgery is a type of vision correction many adults consider if they already use glasses and contact lenses for distance vision. But what is it, who is it for, how much does it cost, and how safe is it? In a nutshell, what is everything you need to know about this surgery? What […]

Posted in: LASIK FAQs,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
10
Feb
Contact Lenses and Irritation

Contact lens irritation is a common problem for people who frequently wear contacts. The irritation may be caused by a variety of factors, including allergies and even the antihistamines you take to reduce allergic reactions. Fortunately, a variety of solutions is available to you as you work to resolve your irritation and continue wearing contact […]

Posted in: Eye Health,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
10
Feb
Eye Injury Prevention Month

Are you doing everything that you can to protect your eyes from injury? October is Eye Injury Prevention Month, making this an excellent time to brush up on the steps that can help reduce the risk of eye injuries. Whether you’re enjoying your favorite activities, taking care of household chores, playing sports, or working in […]

Posted in: Eye Health,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
10
Feb
When Is a LASIK Enhancement Needed?

In most cases, LASIK eye surgery leads to good results, with minimal complications. In some cases where quality of your vision decreases over time, or your results don’t match the original treatment expectations, a procedure called a LASIK enhancement may be required. After proper clinical examinations by our doctors, he or she can explain to you how […]

Posted in: LASIK Process,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute