What is Astigmatism? Astigmatism is a common vision problem – so common that as many as one-third of all people might suffer from it to varying degrees. In fact, some people with small amounts of astigmatism might not experience a noticeable effect on the clarity of their vision. Astigmatism is a vision problem caused when […]
Age marks plenty of milestones: driving, voting, working and retiring. But there’s no set age for LASIK. Most providers won’t perform LASIK on those under 18 because eyes tend to keep changing into early adulthood. But laser eye surgery has been performed on children (with severe vision problems) and octogenarians alike. These are outliers to […]
Do you struggle with contacts? Are you tired of waking up to a blurry room? Would you like to be less dependent on eye glasses in the New Year? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then it may be time for you to consider LASIK eye surgery. Benefits of LASIK: See more clearly […]
Many optometrists have special training in LASIK. Your eye doctor can play an important role in helping you understand if laser eye surgery is right for you. Here are just three ways a your eye doctor can help. 1. Finding a LASIK provider Many eye doctors partner with reputable LASIK centers. Through this partnership, they […]
Did you know the average age of LASIK patients is falling steadily? The typical LASIK patient used to be about 40 years old, but today, younger patients are taking charge of their vision through LASIK eye surgery. There are many reasons why more young adults are opting for LASIK. LASIK has become more widespread In 2015, approximately […]
LASIK surgery can be an empowering experience. Have you ever misplaced your eye glasses? Or, have you had a contact lens fall out? Have you been caught without eye solution in order to get your contact lens back in? LASIK surgery may help you avoid these frustrating situations. Navigating the world doesn’t need to feel stressful, […]
If you are expecting a baby (or planning to become pregnant soon), and considering LASIK eye surgery, it is important to know what is considered safe for expectant and new moms. Of course, you want the clearest vision possible to see your little bundle of joy and you may already know the possible development of contact […]
For some people, contacts and glasses may become a nuisance, as those with far-from-perfect vision struggle with these each day.
When it comes to wearing contacts, there are a number of do's and don'ts that many people do not pay attention to, but it is extremely important to do so.