Blog Category: Refractive Surgery

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

Top 10 LASIK Myths

As with any popular procedures, the lines of myth and truth are often blurred. While we encourage every potential LASIK patient to seek answers through a consultation with a surgeon, we’ve dispelled the common misconceptions that may be weighing on your mind: Myth #1: LASIK comes with high risks of complications and side effects, such... Read... Read more

How Long Does LASIK Last?

At Kugler Vision, a common question we hear is “does LASIK wear off?” The decision to explore the life changing benefits of LASIK eye surgery can often lead to an exacting weighing of pros and cons. One common misconception that is often relegated to the wrong list is the myth that LASIK effects eventually “wear... Read more... Read more