Monthly Archives: November 2016

What Is The Perfect IOL?

If you have cataracts, your doctor may have recommended cataract surgery. This surgery removes your cataracts. But with this choice to have cataract surgery comes another choice– what kind of IOL should you get? An IOL, or intraocular lens, is an artificial lens that replaces your natural lens. There are many kinds of IOLs, which… Read More

4 Steps To Finding The Perfect LASIK Surgeon

So, you’ve decided you want to have LASIK. Where to start? You’ve taken a self-test and decided you want to move forward, but what’s next? The first step: find a good LASIK surgeon and practice. It may seem a little overwhelming at first, especially if you start by searching online. There are so many ophthalmology… Read More

5 Questions About Cataract Surgery Answered

If you or someone you know has cataracts, you’ve heard of cataract surgery. Cataract surgery is an elective procedure and the only way to treat cataracts. Any surgery can feel daunting, cataract surgery included. You may have lots of questions and no answers about the procedure. Keep reading for 5 common questions asked about cataract… Read More

PRK VS. iLASIK Vision Correction

If you’ve ever heard of LASIK, you know it’s a medical procedure that uses a laser to correct your vision. But LASIK is not the only kind of laser vision correction procedure there is. There’s also photorefractive keratectomy or PRK. PRK was the first laser surgery designed to improve vision by correcting the shape of… Read More

How Do You Know If You Have Cataracts?

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Cataracts are an extremely common condition. Almost half of the population will have had at least one cataract by the age of seventy. But cataracts can affect your vision at any age. Age-related cataracts are an issue for many people in their forties. They form when the crystalline lens in your eye becomes clouded. This… Read More