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Your First Week After Cataract Surgery

A cataract is a clouding of the eye’s lens, which results in vision loss that cannot be corrected with glasses, contact lenses, or LASIK (corneal refractive surgery). Most cataracts are age-related, resulting in many Americans hearing “You have cataracts” from their eye doctor around the age of 50, although it’s something to keep an eye [...]

Your First Week After Cataract Surgery2018-06-26T13:23:12+00:00

The Nielsen Eye Center is Proud to Sponsor Touch-A-Truck 2018!

We are proud to be Sponsors of the 2018 Touch-A-Truck event and to support the BASE program's work in Braintree, MA. Come join us for a day of family-friendly fun this Saturday, and keep an eye out for the Nielsen Eye Center!  

The Nielsen Eye Center is Proud to Sponsor Touch-A-Truck 2018!2018-06-20T17:03:24+00:00

Why Is A Stable Refraction Important For LASIK?

You’re likely considering LASIK with The Nielsen Eye Center to improve your vision, and perhaps imagining what it may be like to see clearly without the need for corrective prescription eyeglasses or contacts. LASIK can be a life-changing experience and has helped over 700,000 people achieve their goals of improved vision. How It Works LASIK [...]

Why Is A Stable Refraction Important For LASIK?2018-06-15T12:25:30+00:00

Life After LASIK: 10 Things To Expect During LASIK Recovery

The ability to correct vision using an extremely powerful beam of light almost sounds like magic, doesn't it? Well, after you've had your LASIK procedure done by an ophthalmologist at Nielsen Eye Center, it'll seem like magic once your recovery is complete and your eyesight is nearly perfect. Life after LASIK becomes crystal clear — [...]

Life After LASIK: 10 Things To Expect During LASIK Recovery2018-06-06T19:08:53+00:00

4 Things to Look for in a Cataract Surgeon

If you have been living with cataracts for a long time, you may have finally reached the point where you’re ready for cataract surgery. In cataract surgery, your eye doctor replaces the cloudy lens a with an intraocular lens (IOL). Anytime you need to have surgery it can leave some people feeling overwhelmed and anxious. [...]

4 Things to Look for in a Cataract Surgeon2018-05-08T20:15:04+00:00

The 4 Most Common Fears About LASIK

Many of our patients are interested in having LASIK surgery in Boston but hold back out of fear. Even though we all know someone who has had a successful vision correction procedure, the fear of the unknown prevents many people from taking the leap themselves. LASIK is a very safe and popular procedure in the [...]

The 4 Most Common Fears About LASIK2018-05-08T20:18:39+00:00

Clearing Up the 5 Most Common Cataracts Myths

Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness around the world. Yet in spite of how common they are, many people still don’t know much about the causes, prevention, and treatment. Some people mistakenly believe that cataracts only affect senior citizens. Some people believe that cataract surgery is dangerous. This blog post will attempt to clear [...]

Clearing Up the 5 Most Common Cataracts Myths2018-07-06T15:00:24+00:00