LASIK

22
May

Understanding the Differences Between LASIK and Cataract Surgery

When it comes to eye surgeries aimed at improving vision, LASIK (Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis) and cataract surgery are among the most common and widely performed procedures. Despite both being related to vision correction, they serve different purposes and involve distinct surgical techniques. Here’s a comprehensive look at the differences between LASIK and cataract surgery....

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6
May

The Gift of Clear Vision: Understanding the Longevity of LASIK Surgery

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In the world of vision correction, LASIK surgery stands as a beacon of hope for those seeking freedom from glasses or contact lenses. But amid the excitement of newfound visual clarity, a common question lingers: How long does LASIK surgery last? Let’s delve into this inquiry and uncover the enduring benefits of this revolutionary procedure....

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12
May

Experience San Francisco with New Clarity After LASIK

Do you wish you could wake up with crisper vision? Are you tired of the constraints of visual aids? It might be time to consider options beyond glasses and contact lenses like LASIK.  LASIK is one of the most popular elective procedures in the world. The procedure is effective and low risk, with over 95%...

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23
Jan

7 Signs You’re a Great LASIK Candidate and Don’t Know it Yet

Do you want to stop depending on glasses and contact lenses? For those that qualify, LASIK is one of the best options.  It’s the most commonly performed vision correction procedure, and for a good reason. LASIK can give you total visual freedom from glasses and contact lenses.  The procedure is low risk and has a...

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27
Oct

LASIK Changes Everything You See in San Francisco, and Here’s How

Glasses and contact lenses are great, but if you wear them, you know they come with limitations. If you live in the San Francisco area and are sick of dealing with visual aids, LASIK may be perfect for you! LASIK is a vision correction procedure that’s safe and highly effective to undergo with incredible results....

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20
May

Should I Get LASIK?

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Many people wonder whether or not LASIK is right for them. Here is a closer look at how LASIK laser eye surgery works, how it can improve your life through visual freedom, and why it might be right for you.  

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7
Feb

Can Astigmatism Affect Night Vision?

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In this article, we outline exactly how astigmatism can affect your ability to see at night and possible treatment options that can greatly improve your quality of vision.

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17
Dec

What is Astigmatism, And Can It Be Corrected?

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In this article we outline exactly what astigmatism is and the possible treatment options for correcting it.

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20
Oct

SMILE vs LASIK

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The ultimate comparison guide to help you determine which laser surgery is right for correcting your vision, LASIK, or SMILE eye surgery.

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23
Aug

How Long Does Lasik Recovery Last?

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In this article, we outline what to expect during recovery from LASIK laser eye surgery. First day of healing through one year after LASIK.

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7
Jul

How Long Does LASIK Laser Eye Surgery Last?

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One of the most common questions our ophthalmologists receive from patients is, “How long does LASIK last?”, or, “Is LASIK permanent?”. In this article we outline the long-term effects you can expect after LASIK and how this procedure can permanently correct blurry vision caused by refractive errors.

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8
Jun

What are Refractive Errors in the Eyes?

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Refractive errors are the most common eye disorder in the world. When they occur they cause patients to experience blurred vision, loss of visual focus, and other ocular disturbances that can vary in severity.   Aside from blurry vision, other symptoms such as headaches, fatigue, eye strain, and excessive squinting to focus your eyesight often accompany...

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29
Dec

Why is Corneal Thickness Important to LASIK?

How Cornea Size Affects Your Candidacy for LASIK Eye Surgery

Learn why assessing your corneal thickness is an essential step in the LASIK laser eye surgery screening process.

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16
Dec

When Should I See an Ophthalmologist?

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Visiting your ophthalmologist plays an important part in maintaining your overall health. But when should you see an ophthalmologist? We’ve outlined five instances when you should schedule an appointment.

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2
Nov

Is There an Alternative to LASIK Eye Surgery?

Ophthalmologist explaining how the eye heals from different LASIK alternative laser vision correction surgeries

If your ophthalmologist has determined you are not a candidate for LASIK, or you are interested in learning about different types of refractive surgery options, this guide is for you. Learn more about the LASIK alternatives available at LaserVue Eye Center.

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