Month: January 2015

What Five Questions Should You Ask Your LASIK Surgeon?

One of the biggest steps following the decision to undergo LASIK surgery is to attend a consultation with a LASIK surgeon. We, at CorrectVision Laser Institute, congratulate you on your decision and understand your nervousness going into this consultation; however, we assure you that there is absolutely nothing to worry about. LASIK surgeons are professionals… Read more »

How do You Know You’re a Candidate for LASIK Eye Surgery?

LASIK eye surgery has grown to be a very popular procedure worldwide, reducing the need for contact lenses or glasses for many individuals. However, like any surgical procedure, not everyone is considered a perfect candidate. Candidates for this type of surgery have to meet specific requirements identified by their eye physician. If you are interested… Read more »

Bladeless LASIK Surgery Explained

LASIK surgery is one of the most common and popular procedures performed today to correct a variety of eye problems. A surgeon can resolve nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism by changing the shape of the cornea. Creating a hinged flap of tissue in the outer layer of the cornea will allow either a blade or a… Read more »

Looking Back on the History of Laser Vision Correction

The history of laser vision correction is a vast and long one. Since vision loss became a major concern for humans, many have searched for a solution. Two inventions that became temporary solutions to this problem were eyeglasses and contact lenses. The first pair of glasses was invented in the 13th century in Italy and… Read more »