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Why Can’t Teenagers Have LASIK?

LASIK is the most popular elective medical procedure available and it’s easy to see why. LASIK surgery offers a simple and safe alternative to glasses and contact lenses. For many people who’ve had to wear glasses their whole lives, LASIK can be life-changing. But only adults should get LASIK. For teenagers, even 16 and 17-year-olds,… Read More

The Most Common Questions About LASIK

While almost everyone has heard of LASIK, far fewer actually know much about it. But if you’re thinking about having LASIK surgery, you want to have the right information about it. LASIK is a far more common procedure than you may realize. It’s also far more accessible now than it’s been in the past. But… Read More

Do’s and Don’ts Before LASIK

So you’re considering LASIK. It’s a great decision for vision correction. But that doesn’t mean you might not be a little nervous about the procedure. In the weeks and days leading up to surgery, there isn’t that much you need to worry about. But there are a few things to avoid and a few things… Read More

What Time Of Year Is Best For LASIK?

Getting LASIK is a pretty big event. While the procedure itself is relatively simple, the effects can have a big impact on your life. Chances are, after LASIK, you’ll be able to see without using contacts or glasses. It may seem like a small change, but there’s so much more you can do when you… Read More

Will Dry Eye Affect My LASIK Candidacy?

There are a lot of factors that make you a good LASIK candidate. Most of them are pretty simple— you have to be at least 21, in good health and have the right prescription strength. Other factors, like the thickness of your cornea and the size of your pupils, can be harder to check on… Read More

5 Tips For Recovering After LASIK

Having LASIK is an exciting experience. If you’ve lived most of your life with glasses or contacts, LASIK will change how you see the world. It takes several months after LASIK to achieve your peak vision. But that doesn’t mean you won’t see any improvements before that! If you want your best vision and the… Read More

Is LASIK a Good Financial Investment?

It’s no secret that LASIK can be a little pricey, at least as an up-front cost. But while the surgery itself is expensive, it’s usually a one-time expense. Other vision correction methods need regular updating, whether it’s a new pair of glasses every few years or ordering new contacts. Could replacing glasses or contacts with… Read More

6 Signs You’re A Good LASIK Candidate

LASIK is one of the most popular elective medical procedures for adults of all ages. But some people may not consider LASIK surgery because they think they don’t qualify for it. The vast majority of patients who get screened for LASIK make good candidates. Only about 15% get screened out. You can also ask yourself… Read More

Can You Be A Bad Candidate For Cataract Surgery?

Cataracts are a very common condition in individuals over the age of 40. Even though they are common, they can be quite troublesome. Left untreated, cataracts can worsen to the point of blindness. In fact, they’re the leading cause of blindness in adults. Luckily, cataracts are treatable with cataract surgery. Cataract surgery can even reverse… Read More

4 Reasons The Holidays Are Better After LASIK

The holidays are a wonderful time of year. They are the perfect time to indulge in relaxation, family time, and gift exchanges. It’s stressful getting all the gifts you need for everyone you love. But seeing their faces when you give them the perfect present makes it all worth it! So this year, consider giving… Read More

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