Category: Laser Vision Correction

Get Your Head in the Game with Laser Vision Correction

Anyone who plays a sport knows how annoying it can be to wear glasses or contact lenses. Whether you’re a professional athlete or like playing in a local league, you can count on your visual aids getting in the way. But there’s an alternative to glasses and contact lenses that can improve your game: vision […]

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Which Laser Vision Correction Procedure is Best for Me?

If you’re tired of wearing glasses or contact lenses to see, laser vision correction surgery may be for you. Choosing the correct procedure for you can be easier than you think. However, it’s essential to consult your eye doctor to ensure you’re a good candidate for the procedure you think is best for you. If […]

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Does Refractive Lens Exchange Work As Well As LASIK?

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LASIK is a very popular vision correction surgery, but it isn’t the only one. In fact, there are several surgeries that can correct your vision. One other popular correction surgery is RLE or Refractive Lens Exchange. But does it work as well as LASIK? It depends almost entirely on the patient. Keep reading to learn […]

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Why Is A Stable Refraction Important For LASIK?

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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 […]

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What If I Blink During LASIK Laser Vision Correction Surgery?

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The prospect of blinking or moving the eyes during LASIK or any other laser vision correction procedure is one of the most common concerns potential candidates have. Fortunately, the use of advanced technology and other precautions taken during treatment should alleviate these concerns. Our laser eye surgeons at The Nielsen Eye Center offer a state-of-the-art […]

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LASIK or PRK Laser Vision Correction?

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Laser vision correction procedures have revolutionized the field of ophthalmology, offering patients a way to improve nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia) and astigmatism while reducing their dependence on glasses and contact lenses.  There are two major types of laser vision correction available at the Nielsen Eye Center: LASIK and PRK. Both of these procedures have similar […]

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