art of blinking

The Art of Blinking

Believe it or not, by becoming more conscious of how often you blink, you can identify issues with eye health and help prevent dry eyes.

What Is a Pterygium and How Is It Treated?

Also known as “surfer’s eye,” a pterygium is an abnormal growth on the eye that can affect anyone who spends a lot of time outdoors. Now that summer is in full swing, people are heading to the beach to dip into refreshing ocean waters and bask in the sunlight. Enjoyable as they may be, these… Read More

Corneal Abrasion Symptoms and How to Treat Them

 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

Does LASIK Eye Surgery Hurt?

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

Prevent Glaucoma-Related Vision Damage With These 5 Steps

If you’re worried about glaucoma, taking these five steps can help mitigate your risk.

LASIK recovery

How Long Does It Take to Recover from LASIK?

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.

What Is PRK, and How Can It Improve Your Vision?

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

Find Out If You Qualify for Clear Lens Exchange (CLE)

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

cataracts and blurry vision

Is Your Blurry Vision a Sign of Cataracts?

Our eyes naturally change as we get older, but you should be on the lookout for these cataract symptoms so you and an eyecare specialist can put together a treatment plan if necessary.

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Why You Might Have Blurry Vision after LASIK

After receiving LASIK vision correction surgery, it’s very common for patients to experience slightly blurry vision for a short time. Here’s what you should expect after undergoing the procedure.