Why Are Regular Eye Exams Important?

Regular eye exams should be as routine as annual physicals with your primary care doctor or visits to the dentist for teeth cleaning and checkups. However, many people don’t schedule regular eye exams because they believe they only need to visit their eye doctor when they have a problem. The eyes can often reveal the […]

March 22, 2023

6 Reasons Why You Should Consider LASIK This Spring

Have you wanted to schedule your LASIK surgery but need that extra little nudge? Spring is a fantastic season for LASIK surgery for so many reasons.  Keep reading to learn six reasons why you should consider LASIK this spring! Spring Ahead Right Now With LASIK  LASIK surgery in March or April, or even May, means […]

March 8, 2023

What Happens During the LASIK Procedure?

LASIK is a speedy and safe procedure using laser surgery to correct your vision. You’ll experience reduced dependence on glasses and contacts after LASIK, and because recovery is swift, it will cause little disruption in your life.  If you are planning on having LASIK or are interested in the procedure, it’s best to know what […]

February 24, 2023

8 Ways to Combat Dry Eye Symptoms This Winter

Winter is the season of dryness. Many people experience dry hands, cracked lips, and flaky elbows, all of which we know to treat with creams, balms, and lotions.  Winter is also the season that can worsen the symptoms of dry eye. While it can be more irritating than any dermatological dryness, most people don’t always […]

February 10, 2023

What Happens During a LASIK Consultation?

With a life-changing procedure like LASIK, expect a very thorough consultation, including tests and measurements of the eye. A comprehensive eye exam will help map out your vision profile’s unique characteristics and determine if you are a good candidate for the procedure.  Your eye doctor will determine the shape and thickness of your cornea, the […]

January 26, 2023

Do Eye Doctors Test for Cataracts During Routine Exams?

The part of the eye where cataracts form is a structure that eye doctors examine during every comprehensive eye exam. While specific cataract testing is not typically a part of a routine exam, if changes in your eyes indicate the presence of cataracts, further testing may be done. Cataracts are easily visible during an eye […]

January 12, 2023

How Long Does It Take to Recover After LASIK?

Recovery from LASIK is often not a long or drawn-out process, as many may assume. Most people start seeing visual improvements almost immediately after the LASIK procedure.  If not immediate, improvements will be apparent usually within a few days. While the speed of recovery varies depending on each person, following a few simple guidelines will […]

December 27, 2022

Is There a Way to Say Goodbye to Reading Glasses for Good?

Having to rely on reading glasses seems like a given once you’ve reached a certain age. It’s just a normal part of getting older.  What if it didn’t have to be that way? What if you could say goodbye to your reading glasses for good and not have to give up reading or ordering for […]

February 7, 2022

What is Computer Vision Syndrome?

Do you sometimes notice that your eyesight is out of focus when you’re on your phone or computer? Does it become hard to read the print because of the background colors or the glare from the screen? If yes, you’re probably experiencing some form of computer vision syndrome. Computer vision syndrome is a real problem. […]

January 18, 2022