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Contact Lens Complications

We’ve said it before and we will say it again…and again and again. Contact lenses are bad for your eyes. Like, really bad. We’ve got the scoop on why, as well as the many complications that can happen as a result of wearing contact lenses.  Keep reading to save your eyesight from some nasty complications…

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Dr. Lin Speaks SMILE at AAO ZEISS Event

Great eye care isn’t just about what we do in the office. It’s about constantly pushing past old limits of technology, to innovate, educate and ensure that millions of people can maintain their vision from decade to decade—with the most up-to-date treatments available. Our very own Dr. Robert T. Lin, eye doctor, laser vision correction…

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Celebrities Who Had Vision Correction Surgery

The famous often set the course for culture. From fashion tips to parenting advice and politics, we often look to them for cues. We’re excited about one of the latest trends we’re seeing in communities of the rich and famous–vision correction (for the win!). That’s because it’s a trend that actually makes a difference for…

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Get Ready to See 20/20 in 2020

The future is an interesting thing, because it’s always on the horizon, and yet before you know it, it’s become the present and the past. Well, 2020 is around the corner, and if you find yourself longing for better vision you’re not alone. About 75% of the global population uses some form of vision correction,…

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Debunking Common Fears and Myths Surrounding LASIK & SMILE (Part II)

This is Part II of our series addressing the common myths and fears surrounding LASIK and Zeiss ReLEx SMILE. Our goal? To demystify laser vision correction procedures by telling you the truth about whatever you’ve heard or thought. If you haven’t read Part I yet, you can do so here. Otherwise, let’s jump right into…

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Debunking Common Fears and Myths about LASIK & SMILE (Part I)

LASIK and SMILE eye surgeries have been improving lives and transforming vision since the 1990s. But like most things people don’t know about, people often create myths about vision correction procedures that simply aren’t true.  The fact is that more than 40 million LASIK surgeries have been performed worldwide since it arrived on the scene,…

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Experiences with the new SMILE Indications, Parameters, and Refractive Outcomes

DOWNLOAD PDF Experiences with the new SMILE Indications, Parameters, and Refractive Outcomes

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Comparison of Visual and Refractive Outcomes Following Femtosecond Laser- Assisted LASIK With SMILE in Patients With Myopia or Myopic Astigmatism

DOWNLOAD PDF Comparison of Visual and Refractive Outcomes Following Femtosecond Laser- Assisted LASIK With SMILE in Patients With Myopia or Myopic Astigmatism

Does Lasik Hurt? The Truth About Lasik

Does Lasik Hurt? The Truth About Lasik

Does Lasik Hurt? When it comes to correcting problems with your vision, Lasik is one of the most common and popular solutions on the market. Lasik eye surgery is a highly sought-after procedure because it’s quick, the results are phenomenal, and it’s incredibly safe. There is very little risk of any side effects when you…

Laser Eyes Surgery: Addressing 5 Common Fears

Laser Eyes Surgery: Addressing 5 Common Fears

We all dream of having perfect eyesight, yet for many of us, the thought of laser eye surgery or laser vision correction can be worrisome. After all, it’s not always easy to endure the thought of someone performing a procedure on your eyes. Many people consider LASIK and similar eye procedures, but they put their…

Astigmatism Correction: What Is It and How It Works

Astigmatism Correction: What Is It and How It Works

Astigmatism is an extremely common problem. Over 1 in 4 American children between the ages of 5 and 17 develop or deal with symptoms of astigmatism. Even some adults that had no childhood issues develop astigmatism later on, sometimes as a result of an eye injury. But what exactly is wrong with an astigmatic eye,…

LASIK Flap: Everything You Need To Know

LASIK Flap: Everything You Need To Know

LASIK eye surgery is a form of laser eye surgery which involves using a laser to reshape the cornea and correct any refractive issues with the vision. LASIK is probably the most common form of laser eye surgery or laser vision correction around today, and it’s also one of the most effective, with many people…

Visian ICL Surgery: Everything You Need to Know

Visian ICL Surgery: Everything You Need to Know

There are many different types of laser eye surgery available for people who aren’t suitable for Lasik. After all, Lasik is a very specific procedure that involves creating a small flap in the surface of your cornea to change the way that your eye processes images. If it would not be suitable to create that…

Worried about Lasek? Here’s What You Need to Know

Worried about Lasek? Here’s What You Need to Know

It’s not uncommon to feel nervous about an upcoming vision correction surgery with a solution like Lasek. Having any kind of surgical procedure can be nerve wracking, particularly when you’re concerned that the procedure will have a lasting impact on your quality of life. The good news is that the results of Lasek are generally…

Post LASIK: What Happens After Surgery?

Post LASIK: What Happens After Surgery?

Congratulations! You decided that LASIK treatment was right for you and your vision problems. Post-LASIK: The question for most people now, is what can you expect after your surgery is completed? There’s no one-size fits all guide for what happens after LASIK procedures, as different people can respond to treatment in different ways. The good…

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Make Vision Correction Month Your Vision Independence Day™!

As the sun sits high in the sky with the official kickoff of the summer season, there’s no better time to shed light on poor eyesight and vision correction than July. So it’s no surprise that the RSA (Refractive Surgery Alliance) Executive Committee has designated that July be henceforward known as Global Vision Correction Month.…

LASIK Risks: What You Need to Know

LASIK Risks: What You Need to Know

Halos, dry eyes, even the risk of infection. There are some complications that can occur with one of the world’s most popular treatment for refractive eye surgery or laser vision correction. In fact, some people who receive LASIK treatment also suffer from long-term complications that never seem to go away. The question is, if you…

Eye Institute: Everything You Need to Know

Eye Institute: Everything You Need to Know

If you’ve ever been interested in the world of optical health and care, then you might have found yourself wondering where some of the latest accomplishments in this industry come from. While there are many organizations out there that contribute to the development of eye health and surgery solutions, one of the most innovative groups…

The Eye Opening Truth about Laser Eye Surgery Myths

The Eye Opening Truth about Laser Eye Surgery Myths

Laser eye surgery has been around for decades, the eye-opening truth. In fact, laser vision correction surgery as a broader category has been around since the 1930s. Before we had laser technology to improve the accuracy of laser correction procedures, we had a procedure known as radial keratotomy which involved a surgeon using a scalpel…

Astigmatism Correction: Everything You Need to Know

Astigmatism Correction: Everything You Need to Know

There are plenty of common issues that can happen with a person’s eyesight. Some people suffer from eye problems with seeing things that are too close to their field of view, while others struggle with issues where they can’t see things very well in the distance. Astigmatism is probably one of the most common, and…