Tag: Lasik Surgery

What Makes LASIK A Safe Procedure?

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LASIK is one of the most popular refractive procedures available today, helping millions achieve clear vision and reduce dependence on glasses and contact lenses. There’s a good chance you may know someone who’s already had LASIK! If you are considering LASIK but feel held back, you might be wondering whether LASIK would be a safe […]

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5 Things You Should Know About LASIK

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While most people have heard of LASIK, not everyone knows very much about the procedure. Even worse, some people end up with misinformation about LASIK. The truth is, LASIK is an elective procedure that can give you freedom from glasses and contacts. Keep reading for 5 things you should know about LASIK eye surgery! Many […]

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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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7 Ways to Take Care of Your Eyes After LASIK

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Looking for a fast recovery from LASIK eye surgery? Many patients find themselves back to their normal routine within a week of their procedure. There are, however, a few simple rules to remember if you want to be free of post-surgery complications. Follow these seven tips to care for your eyes after LASIK: Wear Your […]

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Still on the Fence About LASIK? Read This!

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LASIK surgery is popular, there’s no question about that. Millions of people undergo LASIK each year with phenomenal results. Even when you know and understand that fact, it can be hard to take the plunge and schedule a LASIK consultation. Why? There are many reasons. Procrastination is one. Just not being sure you want to […]

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How Does LASIK Surgery Work?

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At the Nielsen Eye Center, LASIK surgery is a popular procedure among our patients who need vision correction. In fact, about 10 percent of all our patients choose the procedure, and about 20 percent of our patients who wear glasses opt for LASIK surgery. LASIK surgery works by re-sculpting the cornea (the front part of […]

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