Understanding Keratoconus and LASIK

As with any surgery you are considering, you should do your research on the risks and benefits. LASIK is no exception. The good news is that LASIK has a tremendous reputation for success with an exceptionally low risk for complications – less than one percent for significant, sight-threatening issues according to the scientific evidence. That…

LASIK Myth: No More Eye Exams!

You’ve taken the positive step of improving your quality of life with better vision. Having a laser vision correction procedure like LASIK can correct your prescription for nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism, reducing and very commonly eliminating your need for glasses or contacts.  It’s a fantastic option to see better and live life a little easier,…

Understanding the Facts About LASIK Enhancements

If you are researching laser vision correction procedures like LASIK, you are likely to run into terms such as LASIK enhancement, touch-up or retreatment – these are all labels for a second laser procedure intended to address any residual visual error following LASIK. There are a couple of situations when one might be recommended. Between…

What Information Should You Trust About LASIK? Introducing the RSC Verified Seal

The Internet is an amazing resource.  But can you trust it?  The question is especially urgent when what you’re researching is something as precious as your eyesight. Let’s say you’re looking into LASIK – either for yourself or for someone you care about.  A Google search nets you 12 million results.  That’s not what you…

Understanding Dry Eye Symptoms After LASIK Eye Surgery

Dry eye is extremely common and is, in fact, the most common reason patients visit an eye doctor’s office. You may have heard that some patients may also have dry eye symptoms after LASIK. It is true that during the healing process, some LASIK patients may experience dry eye symptoms. But only some patients, and…

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