Tag: LASIK Eye Surgery

What Getting LASIK is Really Like

Are you considering having LASIK? The prospect of achieving visual freedom can sound incredible but also a little daunting. When you get LASIK, it’s all about your results and enjoying crystal clear vision and freedom from visual aids like glasses and contact lenses. LASIK has high patient satisfaction rates of over 96%, but it’s natural […]

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4 Reasons To Consider LASIK This Summer

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The summer months are the perfect time to enjoy beautiful weather and the many outdoor activities that come with it. It’s also a great time to get LASIK! LASIK can give you your first summer ever without having to worry about contacts or glasses. If you’ve been considering LASIK for a while, summer is the […]

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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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When Is The Best Time For A LASIK Consultation?

Have you been thinking about getting LASIK? LASIK surgery is more advanced and low-risk than ever. According to the American Refractive Surgery Council, research shows that 99 percent of patients achieve better than 20/40 vision and over 90 percent achieve 20/20 vision or better. You may be wondering when the best time is to even […]

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Will LASIK Be Painful?

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One of the biggest reasons that people hesitate to get LASIK is the element of fear. Any surgery can cause some anxiety, and if you are unfamiliar with LASIK it’s normal to be anxious about the unknown. LASIK has a reputation as a surgery that doesn’t use general anesthesia, but just because you’re awake doesn’t […]

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7 Ways To Have A Healthy LASIK Recovery

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So you’re about to have LASIK surgery— congratulations! LASIK has given millions complete visual freedom from glasses and contact lenses. With newer technology, LASIK is safer and more effective than ever. But after you have the surgery, you still need to take good care of your eyes so you heal well. Wondering how to have […]

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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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