Blog Category: Refractive Surgery

The Affordability of LASIK

Some people are under the impression that LASIK is an expensive luxury. However if you compare the cost of LASIK to the cost of the alternatives, specifically glasses or contact lenses, it is clear that LASIK is a very good value and actually saves money in the long run. Here is an average breakdown of... Read more... Read more

Recent Advancements in Laser Vision Correction

A vital factor for ensuring an effective laser vision correction is the technology used in pre-operative screening and surgery. With LASIK advancements improving technology and procedural success, visual acuity achieved through surgery has never been better. Wavefront technology is one of the most recent innovations to allow for decreased night... Read more

Why you Shouldn’t be Afraid of LASIK

With our sight being one of our most cherished senses, it comes as no surprise that some patients feel apprehensive before undergoing laser eye surgery. For more than 20 years, LASIK has been a successful vision correction procedure for over 16 million people. From famous athletes to professionals that rely on having excellent sight for... Read... Read more

Risk of Infection from LASIK vs. Contacts

Eye infections are a burdensome complication that no one enjoys. For this reason, many people are hesitant about undergoing surgery. Believe it or not, choosing corrective vision lenses over LASIK eye surgery can actually put you at a greater risk for infection. A study published in the Archives of Ophthalmology found that the cumulative annual...... Read more