Monthly Archives: January 2011

Presbyopia – Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

As you grow older, there are many different health care issues that you are inevitably going to deal with in some form. A number of these health issues will involve your eyes. The entire team at our Boston LASIK center has good experience dealing with multiple eye care issues, and one such eye care issue… Read More

What Are Refractive Errors?

There are many different vision problems that a person may experience. Treating them will involve different kinds of methods, and some of these treatments will be more involved than others. When it comes to treating refractive errors, however, the treatments involved are generally not so complicated, relatively speaking. We treat many patients suffering from refractive… Read More

PRK vs. LASIK – Refractive Surgery Information

Refractive surgery has helped many patients at New England Eye Center enhance their vision and shed the need for contact lenses and eyeglasses. Most people are aware of Boston LASIK surgery, but there is another refractive surgery option to keep in mind as well. That surgery is called PRK. So what is LASIK and what… Read More

New iPhone App for Cataract Patients

Bausch + Lomb, the global eye health company, announced today that it is offering a free iPhone application, called Crystalens® iClear, that will educate and entertain consumers about vision, cataracts and the B+L Crystalens product. Crystalens is the only FDA-approved accommodating intraocular lens. Unlike the standard cataract replacement lenses, the Crystalens intraocular lens is designed… Read More

Cataract Self-Test
LASIK Self-Test