SMILE

18
Jul

Is SMILE the Right Vision Correction Procedure for You?

If you wear glasses or contact lenses to see, you may have already considered undergoing a vision correction procedure. However, when most people think about vision correction, the first thing that comes to mind is LASIK.  But LASIK isn’t the only vision correction procedure around. In fact, others are less invasive, like SMILE! SMILE is...

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15
Feb

Why You’ll Never Look at San Francisco the Same After SMILE

Most people have heard of vision correction procedures. What could be better than permanently achieving visual freedom and saying goodbye to glasses and contact lenses?  But what most people only think of is one procedure: LASIK. LASIK is the most popular elective medical procedure you can undergo.  But that doesn’t mean it’s the only one!...

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29
Aug

Squeeze the Most Out of Summer in San Francisco with SMILE

There’s a good chance you’ve already heard of LASIK, but have you heard of SMILE? SMILE is a laser vision correction procedure that produces results that are on par with the results of LASIK and other refractive laser procedures. Another advantage of SMILE is that it’s less invasive than LASIK and PRK. Because of this,...

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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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19
Jan

6 New Year’s Resolutions SMILE Vision Correction Can Help You Keep

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Learn how SMILE Laser Vision Correction has already improved the quality of life for many LaserVue patients and how this life-changing procedure could benefit you in 2021.

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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?

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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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30
Sep

SMILE Eye Surgery Recovery Timeline

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Learn more about what to expect while recovering from SMILE surgery and follow these aftercare tips for optimal vision results.

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8
Apr

What are the Benefits of SMILE Laser Eye Surgery?

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Learn about some of the life-changing benefits of SMILE Laser Eye Surgery.

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13
Mar

Am I a Good Candidate for SMILE if I Have Astigmatism?

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LaserVue Eye Center offers our Bay Area patients ReLEx SMILE laser eye surgery to correct refractive errors like Astigmatism.

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7
Feb

Understanding the cost of Laser Vision Correction

SMILE, LASIK, and glasses– comparing the total costs Consider the yearly and long-term costs of your glasses and contacts when thinking about investing in laser vision correction. In today’s blog post, we’re going to be discussing cost, value, and investment as it relates to your vision correction and care options. This is a very important...

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31
Jan

Are You a SMILE Candidate?

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Is SMILE Eye Surgery Right For You? As the latest technology in laser vision correction, SMILE is a comfortable procedure, but how do you know if it’s right for you? Do you have blurry vision or are you nearsighted? Do glasses or contact lenses inconvenience your daily life? Do you often experience dry eye symptoms?...

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24
Jan

LASIK and SMILE – What’s the Difference?

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LASIK and SMILE: The Future is brighter with a new laser vision correction technology option. Whether LASIK or SMILE is the laser vision correction best suited for you, your vision for the future can be sharpened. As you know, LASIK has been helping patients for more than 25 years to see more clearly without glasses....

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