How Common Are Laser Vision Correction Procedures?
Laser vision correction procedures have become increasingly common in recent years as technological advancements have made them safer and more accessible. These procedures are used to treat various vision problems, including nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. But how familiar are laser vision correction procedures? According to the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, around 700,000 […]
How Long Does A LASIK Procedure Take? Is There A Recovery Period?
Laser-Assisted in situ Keratomileusis is a popular procedure that can correct vision problems, such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. It is a safe and effective method that uses a laser to reshape the cornea, the clear front part of the eye, and improve vision. But how long does a laser procedure take, and is there […]
Is PRK A Better Approach To Vision Correction Than LASIK?
Regarding vision correction surgery, LASIK has been the go-to option for many years. However, a newer and less well-known procedure, is gaining traction as an alternative to LASIK. Photorefractive keratectomy, is a type of laser eye surgery that reshapes the cornea to improve vision. So, is Photorefractive keratectomy a better approach to vision correction than […]
What Is An Implantable Collamer Lens – And Who Needs One?
An ICL is a type of corrective lens surgically implanted into the eye to correct vision problems. Unlike traditional contact lenses on the eye’s surface or glasses on the face, ICLs are placed inside the eye, behind the iris, and in front of the natural lens. ICLs are often recommended for people not good candidates […]
Explaining LipiFlow Treatment For Dry Eye Disease
LipiFlow is a revolutionary treatment option for dry eye disease that has been gaining popularity in recent years. This procedure involves the use of a thermal pulsation system that applies heat and gentle pressure to the Meibomian glands, which are responsible for producing the oily layer of tear film that keeps eyes lubricated. In this […]