Month: August 2015

What is the Recovery Time for LASIK Surgery?

LASIK surgery is a refractive procedure that corrects common vision impairments, allowing the patient to become less dependent on their prescription glasses or contacts. As the most popular refractive surgery performed in the U.S., LASIK reshapes the cornea to allow light to enter the eye and makes it possible to correct vision by focusing on… Read more »

How to Prevent Common Eye Problems this Summer

Summer entices us to engage more in outdoor activities, such as leisurely swims. It’s also a time of year that brings on an array of eye problems. Since there is more dust and pollen in the air during this time, the eyes can become vulnerable to allergic reactions, which can later cause several eye problems. Even… Read more »

3 Common Vision Problems that Can be Corrected by LASIK

LASIK surgery is a refractive procedure that corrects common vision impairments, and allows patients to become less dependent on prescription glasses and contacts. As the most popular refractive surgery performed in the U.S., LASIK, or laser assisted in situ keratomileusis, reshapes the cornea to enable light to enter the eye, focus on the retina and… Read more »

Why Sleeping With Contacts Can be Crucial to Your Eye Health

Are you ready to fall asleep after a long day? Before you do, don’t forget to take out your contacts! While sleeping with contacts may seem harmless, it can actually damage your eyes, and cause complications to your eyesight. The Impact of Sleeping with Contact Lenses Sleeping with contacts can impact your eye health in… Read more »