Most people know that LASIK eye surgery can correct nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. In fact, it’s one of the most commonly performed surgeries in the United States. But did you know that if you’re planning on getting LASIK surgery, you’ll need to invest in a new pair of sunglasses specifically for after your procedure? Let’sRead More
What You Need to Know About LASIK for Astigmatism
Astigmatism is a common eye condition that causes blurry vision. Although it can usually be treated successfully with glasses or corrective lenses, LASIK eye surgery offers an alternative option that can eliminate the need for glasses or contacts in order to see clearly. Keep reading to find out more about LASIK and how it canRead More
How Lasik Corrects Astigmatism
Astigmatism is a common eye condition that affects the curvature of the eye, causing blurred vision. It can usually be treated successfully with either corrective lenses or refractive surgery. Lasik eye surgery is an effective type of laser-assisted refractive surgery that can be used to treat astigmatism along with other common vision problems such asRead More
How Successful Is LASIK For Farsightedness?
Farsightedness, also known as hyperopia, affects a person’s ability to see things clearly close up, such as when reading a book or using a computer. If you have a refractive vision problem, such as hyperopia, and are looking to treat the condition without the use of glasses or contact lenses, LASIK eye surgery could beRead More
LASIK for Farsightedness Explained
Corrective lenses (eyeglasses or contacts) have been the traditional way to treat refractive errors like farsightedness. However, they are notoriously inconvenient, uncomfortable, and not easy to maintain. They can also be expensive, as you need to change them regularly. If you’ve been living with farsightedness (hyperopia) for a while now and you’re looking for aRead More
Top 5 Reasons Patients Have LASIK
LASIK is refractive eye surgery that helps people who wear corrective glasses and lenses achieve 20/20 vision or better. It first gained FDA approval in 1996. Over the years, LASIK has become more advanced. Today, LASIK uses blade-free devices. It maintains a high satisfaction and low complication rate in patients. LASIK is a leading choiceRead More
A Complete Guide to LASIK Eye Surgery
LASIK (laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis) eye surgery is a safe and popular procedure that is performed to correct certain types of vision problems. This surgery can dramatically improve a person’s vision and can provide a long-lasting alternative to wearing glasses or contact lenses. In LASIK eye surgery, the surgeon reshapes the eye’s cornea. Using laserRead More
How to Choose a Laser Surgeon
LASIK surgery is readily available through advertisements all over. The sad reality is that this practice is not well regulated, which means you can fall into the hands of unqualified practitioners. Therefore, finding a qualified surgeon can be a daunting task, with plenty of confusion. At The Laser Center of Coral Gables in Miami, weRead More
Is LASIK Surgery Right For You?
Thinking about LASIK? Here’s What You Need to Know At The Laser Center of Coral Gables, our highly trained staff use cutting edge equipment to help Miami, FL residents achieve clear vision. Is this procedure a good fit for you? How Does LASIK Work? In a LASIK procedure, the eye surgeon uses a specialized laserRead More
Can I Get LASIK Eye Surgery?
LASIK eye surgery can be an amazing way to improve eyesight. While the procedure is a good fit for many people, LASIK surgery is not a good fit for everyone. Read on to learn if you’re a good candidate for eye surgery. If LASIK is right for you, our eye surgeon will walk you throughRead More