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LASIK for Athletes: Is It Beneficial?

Sports and other athletic activities require a certain amount of freedom from contact lenses and eye glasses. Many athletes find that it is difficult to do their best when they rely on contact lenses during their games, or if they have to leave their eyeglasses behind. Dr. Lee understands that to do your best, you […]

June 22, 2016

LASIK Technology Used at Our Eye Care Centers

One of the best things about the field of vision correction is that the industry is constantly evolving. The LASIK that patients undergo today is much more effective than the LASIK that patients underwent a decade ago. This is why so many eye care professionals are excited about the future: if current technology has gotten […]

September 28, 2013

What Patients Should Know About LASIK Prices and Payment Options

There are plenty of options out there to consider if you’re looking for the latest in safe and state-of-the-art eye care. One of the most popular surgeries out there is LASIK, which has benefited millions of people the world over. We receive many questions about LASIK at our practice, and some of the common questions […]

September 25, 2013

Can LASIK Fix My Dry Eye?

LASIK is a surgery that corrects refractive errors like farsightedness, nearsightedness, and astigmatism. Unfortunately, this isn’t a procedure that will fix your chronic dry eye. In fact, if you want LASIK, your dry eye needs to be under control before you can get it. LASIK tends to temporarily make dry eye symptoms worse. If you […]

April 5, 2019

Can I Have LASIK Twice?

LASIK gives you the best eyesight by negating the effects of refractive errors. Under certain circumstances, one LASIK procedure may not be enough. In that case, you may need a LASIK enhancement. This is not common, but it does happen sometimes. This is not the case for up to 95% of LASIK patients. The overwhelming […]

September 17, 2019

Will LASIK Hurt?

Did you know that you’re awake during LASIK? Many people share the misconception that it will be a painful experience. It’s actually quite the opposite! LASIK is a very short procedure that is painless thanks to a strong localized anesthetic. This anesthetic, applied through an eye drop, blocks the pain receptors in your eyes. This […]

October 15, 2019

Why Does LASIK Work?

LASIK seems complicated and filled with risk and uncertainty, but it is predictable. The science behind it involves the way light refracts inside the eye. Vision occurs through light bouncing off an object into your eye. This happens through the cornea. The cornea works with the lens (which is behind the pupil) to focus the […]

December 13, 2018

3 LASIK FAQs To Consider

So you’re looking into getting LASIK, but you have a lot of questions. This is normal and completely expected! After all, you’re looking into a life-changing procedure. It’s natural to have questions that you want to be answered before you make a decision. Here are some frequently asked questions about LASIK to help you get […]

October 29, 2018

4 Things You May Not Know About Cataracts

A cataract begins to form when the proteins in the lens of your eye begin to clump together, causing the lens to become cloudy. It is an incredibly common eye disease and early treatment and detection are important for maintaining your vision. Let’s look at four things you may not know about cataracts:   Cataracts […]

September 7, 2017