Can I get LASIK eye surgery even though I am over 40? This is a question the professionals at Rohr Eye and Laser center often get when meeting with a prospective new patient and the answer is simple, YES! Although there is nothing simple about your eyes or how you care for them, laser surgery..
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LASIK is currently the most popular laser procedure under refractive surgery that is used to treat a variety of eye problems for improved vision. Also referred to as laser-assisted in-situ keratomileuses, this procedure uses two methods: either with a small instrument containing a disposable blade called a microkeratome or with a femtosecond laser, which is..
If you’re considering eye surgery for better vision without the need for glasses or contacts, you might have already started researching your options and come across LASIK and PRK. Although you’ve probably heard of LASIK, not many know what PRK is and the major differences between the two. Here’s a breakdown of the two and..
There are many solutions when it comes to correcting vision problems. Some individuals choose to wear contacts and glasses to make their day to day sight better while others investigate more convenient vision correction methods such as laser vision correction including: LASIK, PRK, and LASEK. There are a number of benefits that come with choosing..
Having the ability to see well is one of the essential requirements of living but few people actually have 20/20 vision. One of the most common problems is Hyperopia. Hyperopia is basically farsightedness. It’s one of the most common eye problems. It can not only affect your vision but also your overall well being and..
Perfect vision is something we all wish for. Wearing contacts and eye glasses are an inconvenience. They tend to get in the way while pursuing sports and many recreational activities. This is the reason many people seek LASIK treatment. With LASIK eye surgery the patient has surgery using a laser to reshape the eyes cornea. The cornea..
If you are one of the millions of people that are living life with the hassles of wearing glasses and contacts I bet you are also one of the million that have thought about Lasik eye surgery. Lasik is a procedure used to correct vision by reshaping your cornea using a laser. The cornea of..
When it comes to advancement in medical procedures one that stands out is Lasik eye surgery. Throughout the past decade eye surgeons have been working together to correct eyesight permanently using lasers to reshape the corneas thus taking away the need for glasses and contacts. Lasik eye surgery is completely pain free and requires only..
When it comes to Lasik eye vision correction surgery you will want to make sure that you follow the pre-surgery and post-surgical instructions you are given closely. Each part of the procedure starting with the initial consultation to the final consult is an important step in optimal vision. Not following directions or giving full disclosure to your..
With any surgery it is important to understand exactly what you should expect throughout the entire process from start to finish. Every surgery, no matter how routine to the doctor and staff performing it is unique to you. Each experience will be just a little bit different based on the perspective of the patient and..