As long as they are diagnosed and treated promptly, corneal abrasions typically heal quickly and cause little long-term damage. The cornea is the clear, domed surface of the eye that helps focus light. A corneal abrasion refers to a scratch or scrape on the cornea, which can easily blur your vision and typically requires medical… Read More
Worried LASIK eye surgery will be painful? Don’t be. Are you thinking about having LASIK vision correction surgery, but hesitating due to fear that the procedure will be complicated and painful? While it’s natural to be a bit hesitant about undergoing any operation, you can rest assured that LASIK surgery does not hurt. With more… Read More
If you’re worried about glaucoma, taking these five steps can help mitigate your risk.
LASIK has been an effective way for millions of Americans to improve their eyesight, but many prospective patients still want to know more about the recovery process before committing to the procedure.
For some people with thin corneas, PRK may be a better vision correction option than LASIK. Although LASIK surgery has long been considered the gold standard for vision correction, the popular procedure isn’t a one-size-fits-all solution. For a number of reasons, some people may find that LASIK isn’t a good option for their vision correction… Read More
For patients with extreme prescriptions, presbyopia, or abnormal corneas, clear lens exchange may offer a long-lasting vision solution. While LASIK surgery is an excellent vision correction option for many patients, it’s not a one-size-fits-all solution. For patients with extreme prescriptions that may be subject to change, presbyopia, or particularly thin corneas, LASIK is often not… Read More