SMILE Eye Surgery vs LASIK: What Sets Them Apart (Cost, etc.)?
(Originally published on June 7, 2019) You may have heard about the latest SMILE eye surgery that offers an alternative to LASIK eye surgery. What separates these two procedures, though? Why would you want to choose SMILE instead of LASIK? Which procedure is safest, or gives the best results? These are excellent questions, so let’s […]
Use it or Lose it – Does Your Workplace Offer LASIK Benefits?
The end of the year is approaching fast! We’re already nearly through December! In that vein, have you checked out the perks your company offers toward vision care (specifically, if they offer discounts toward laser vision correction procedures like LASIK or SMILE)? If they do (and more and more companies are now offering these perks) […]
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, […]
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, and we’ve […]