Blog & News

06
Sep
Does LASIK Surgery Hurt?

LASIK eye surgery is a very popular procedure in part because it is patient-friendly in a number of key areas. The procedure itself only takes about 15 minutes for both eyes, and the healing process begins quickly with little or no discomfort. It also doesn’t take long at all to start seeing positive results, and […]

Posted in: LASIK,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
09
Aug
The LASIK Vision Institute Opens New Center in Lancaster, PA

Summary: The LASIK Vision Institute announced today the opening of a new center in Lancaster, Penn. The largest provider in America, LVI now offers the people of Lancaster the ability to improve their vision in a safe, convenient and affordable way. LANCASTER, Penn.- The LASIK Vision Institute (LVI) announced today the opening of a new […]

Posted in: LASIK,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
06
Jul
Summer Eye Protection

Most popular summer pastimes involve spending time in the sun, whether you’re at the pool, a ballgame, or tending to your garden on a sunny afternoon. While you’re busy enjoying your favorite summer activities, it’s equally important to consider eye protection from the sun. Ultraviolet (UV) light from the sun can cause short-term damage, and […]

Posted in: Eye Health,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
08
Jun
Don’t Put Off LASIK This Summer

Summer is the best time of the year to be outdoors, and take in everything that nature has to offer. There’s always another barbecue, beach day, or beautiful hiking trail waiting around the next corner, which makes it tempting to put off your vision correction needs. But what if taking care of your vision also […]

Posted in: LASIK,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
13
May
May is Healthy Vision Month

In 2003, the National Eye Institute (NEI), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, established May as Healthy Vision Month. The purpose of Healthy Vision Month is to increase awareness of good vision as a national health priority. Many people are careful about making sure to have an annual eye exam […]

Posted in: Eye Health,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
13
Apr
Top 5 LASIK Eye Surgery Procedure Questions

LASIK is a popular, proven procedure, with thousands of satisfied patients around the world. As with any medical procedure, there are risks and it’s important to understand what to expect before you get started. Your LASIK specialist will be your go-to resource for answers to all of your laser eye surgery questions, and you can […]

Posted in: LASIK,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
03
Mar
New LASIK Center in Tucson, Arizona

The LASIK Vision Institute® Opens New Center in Tucson, Arizona Summary: Leading national LASIK provider, The LASIK Vision Institute (LVI) announced today the opening of its new laser eye surgery center in Tucson, Arizona. A trusted destination for vision correction procedures, the new center offers patients unparalleled expertise, convenience and affordability. Tucson, AZ – The […]

Posted in: New LASIK Centers,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
10
Feb
Laser Eye Surgery & Astigmatism

What is Astigmatism? Astigmatism is a common vision problem – so common that as many as one-third of all people might suffer from it to varying degrees. In fact, some people with small amounts of astigmatism might not experience a noticeable effect on the clarity of their vision. Astigmatism is a vision problem caused when […]

Posted in: Laser Eye Surgery, LASIK, Vision Problems,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
18
Jan
PRK vs. LASIK: What’s the Difference?

LASIK is the most well-known laser vision correction procedure, but there are other types of laser eye surgery too. Photo Refractive Keratectomy (PRK) is another type of laser eye surgery procedure. For some people, eye structure can make PRK a more desired option, and may be your doctor’s recommendation if your corneas are too thin […]

Posted in: LASIK, PRK,
Author: The LASIK Vision Institute
14
Dec
Understanding LASIK Eye Surgery Cost

As you learn more about laser vision correction, you’re sure to have some questions about the cost of LASIK eye surgery. To make LASIK as accessible as possible, The LASIK Vision Institute offers a number of options to help patients manage the cost of vision correction. Ahead, we’ll help you understand the cost of LASIK, […]

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