LASIK Surgery: Through the Eyes of an Actual Patient

So, you’ve thought about getting LASIK laser eye surgery, and are pretty sure you want to. But do you ever wish you could hear what it’s really like, from someone who has actually gone through the process, before making that final commitment? Today, you can.

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When You Can Use Your Computer After LASIK

Maybe you’ve heard that most LASIK patients can get back to work the next day after the procedure. But what if your work involves a lot of computer usage? You might be wondering how screen time after eye surgery may affect the healing process, or if there’s anything you should know about LASIK and computer use. So, here are a few key points to keep in mind during your LASIK recovery period.

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Top Foods to Keep Your Eyes Healthy

Have you ever heard the phrase, “eat the rainbow?” If you’re like most of us, one of your parents or grandparents gave you this advice when you were growing up. And if they did - count yourself lucky! Eating a wide variety of food colors means you’re eating a lot of fruits and vegetables, and getting nutrients that are vital to your eye health. And in addition to produce, there are some other important nutrients you should make sure you’re getting, so your eyes can reap the benefits, too. Here’s a list of our favorite foods that are good for your eyes.

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February is Low Vision Awareness Month

Did you know that February is Low Vision Awareness Month? And even more importantly, do you know what that means? Many people mistakenly think low vision is the same as poor vision, but the terms are not quite interchangeable. Here’s a little more about what this condition is, the causes of low vision and possible treatment options.

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How to Prepare for Cataract Surgery

If you’ve been told you have cataracts and have scheduled cataract surgery to remove your cloudy lens, you’re probably looking forward to having clearer vision soon. But while excited, many patients also feel a little bit of nervousness about what to expect, and how to prepare for the procedure. In order to help you feel completely comfortable as your surgery date gets closer, here are some tips for optimal preparation for cataract surgery.  

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