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Why You Should Take Care of Your Dry Eyes

Whether you have perfect eyesight or require vision aid through contact lenses or prescription glasses, you may be experiencing dry eyes. Underestimating long-term problems associated with dryness of the eye can cause your eye health to deteriorate or be harmed. Dry eyes are a problem that many of us choose to set aside and consider…


All you need to know about LASIK

Whether you’ve been thinking about it for a while oronly a few moments ago, here is all you need to know about LASIK and the reasonwhy it is the most popular refractive surgery performed in the United States. The term refractive surgery can seem intimidating,but it shouldn’t be. Refractive surgeries are those procedures that correctcommon…


Something even the most advanced technology cannot do – regular eye exams.

The technological world’s capabilities advance every day and endlessly continue to benefit us. Advanced technology allows us to serve our eye care patients with the best products possible, yet it is important to note where to draw a line. Nowadays, our phones can do almost anything, including vision tests, but one should not forget that…

What is the Cost of Lasik Eye Surgery?

What is the Cost of Lasik Eye Surgery?

When it comes to the cost of Lasik eye surgery… it is not as simple as you imagine. In most cases, an eye surgeon will quote a price per eye for the surgery, often falling between $1,500 and $2,500 for each eye. But there are other costs that could be involved as well. That’s what…

Bladeless Lasik Surgery and Other Laser Treatments for Eyesight Correction

Bladeless Lasik Surgery and Other Laser Treatments for Eyesight Correction

Eyeglasses and contact lenses have been the traditional route for dealing with eyesight problems, but in the last 25 years or so, laser treatments have made vast inroads to creating better eyesight for millions of people. There are treatment options that include Lasik, PRK, Lasek, and even inserting artificial lenses permanently into the eye. The…

Lasik Vision Correction Surgery – What to expect

Lasik Vision Correction Surgery – What to expect

LASIK stands for “laser-assisted in-situ keratomileusis” and is used to treat nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), and astigmatism. The Lasik vision correction surgery uses a laser to reshape the cornea allowing light to enter the eye focused properly on the retina. The surgery usually only takes about 15-30 minutes for both eyes and leaves the patient…

What to Look for in a Lasik Surgeon / Eye Surgery Doctor

What to Look for in a Lasik Surgeon / Eye Surgery Doctor

After making the decision to have Lasik surgery, it’s time to find a Lasik surgeon for the job. When you go looking, it may feel like there are Lasik eye surgery doctors everywhere just because you’ll see several choices, but finding the right one isn’t that difficult, you just need to know what to look…


IQLV Gives Back to Amazing Mothers


Correcting Presbyopia with the KAMRA Inlay Implant

Time to start the new year without your reading glasses! Do you hear what I hear?  Can you see what I see?  Happy Holiday folks! What a way to end the year! Inside Edition featured the KAMRA INLAY with IQ Laser Vision’s surgeon, Dr. Robert T. Lin performing the procedure.  So if you struggle with reading…


Happy 25th Birthday LASIK!

Twenty-five years ago, two doctors came together, one from Greece and one from Italy, to develop a procedure that would forever change the way over 28 million people saw things. Quite literally, the way they see. As LASIK celebrates it’s 25th birthday, over 28 million people celebrate their new gift of sight. The gift of…

Dry eye treatment

3 Stages of Dry Eye Treatment

Did you know that July is dry eye awareness month? Maybe with it being summer and the air being dry and hot in certain areas of the world, cases of patients’ complaining about dry eyes increases during summer months. Dry eye is often a dismissed condition. Mild cases are commonly brushed off and people just…

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Swimming and Contacts: Do They Go Together?

Simply answered, no, they don’t. However, if anyone has poor vision like I do, it really sucks to be without your contacts when you’re lounging by the pool. With summer around the corner I’m faced with this same issue that has been a problem for years. I’ve been told by my optometrist that wearing contacts…

Important Criteria

The LASIK Consultation Process: Selecting the Right LASIK Surgeon for Me

In my quest for clear 20/20 vision, the first step was choosing a doctor. In my case, I chose 3 doctors so I had something to compare and contrast with. I originally went to my regular optometrist who told me I was not a good candidate for LASIK because I had thin corneas. Little did…


LASIK Patients Can Still Have Cataract Surgery

There is an increasing concern from patients regarding getting LASIK in their young adult life and the possibility of having to undergo cataract surgery as they get older. LASIK has been around for nearly two decades now and this has brought about the issue of pioneer LASIK patients who are now having vision issues due…

LASIK Safety

LASIK Deemed Safe by The US FDA

By: Robert T. Lin, M.D. The first question patients’ want an answer to is more often than not, is LASIK safe? In 2014, the US FDA provided results on a comprehensive, multi-center study on the safety and efficacy of LASIK. The study surveyed patients regarding their visual symptoms and quality of life before and three…


What is a Cataract and what is Cataract Surgery?

Cataracts are the most common cause of vision loss in people over 40. Today cataracts affect more than 22 million Americans age 40 and older. At some point in our life, we will all develop a cataract. The good news is that cataracts can be treated with one of the most successful outpatient procedures in…

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Optometrist vs Ophthalmologist: Who You Need to Consult With For LASIK

The first step in the quest for 20/20 vision was to read up on the available options for vision correction. Of course, you can’t completely rely on the information you find online, so a professional is typically recommended. 😉 But is a regular eye doctor, the one that checks your vision every year, enough? Apparently…

Vision Correction Facts

Vision Correction Facts


The Truth about LASIK

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Traveling with Contacts, Packing List

I’ve worn contacts for the better half of my life and only recently discovered that the disposable contact packs can be clipped back to back for easy access to a right and left lens each time! I may be a bit overly excited about this but this was a wonderful discovery for me as I…