Technology has changed our lives in so many different ways; from making convenience a key aspect to our lives, to making knowledge obtainable with a touch of a button. Technology make its way into our in different forms. Televisions, Ipads, Nookbooks, and computers are with us every second of the day. However, the most used are cellular devices. Although they make communication and information convenient, they also strain your eyes. Cellphones are one of the worst culprits in digital
Don’t let fear cloud you from seeing life clearly!
There are many questions that patients want to know before getting the LASIK procedure. Sometimes patients are confused about what the Lasik procedure is and what to expect from it. There are three main concerns that patients have when deciding to have the Lasik procedure done:
1) Is Lasik for everyone?
2) Does Lasik hurt?
3) What should I expect when going into Lasik surgery?
Am I a
“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change” – Wayne W. Dyer
Lasik Eye Surgery is being sought out by thousands of people as an alternative to glasses and contacts. The reason for this being that they can achieve optimal vision without the use of glasses that may be hindering their everyday activities, work flow or fashion sense. Glasses break and contacts dry out, but laser
When meeting someone for the first time, you typically stare into their eyes. They say the eyes are the window to someone’s soul. Therefore, it’s important that your eyes are surrounded beautifully and handled with care! The biggest question to ask yourself, which would you prefer: contacts or glasses? When choosing contacts or glasses, keep in mind both comfort and fashion.
71% of Americans in the United States wear glasses. The average cost of glasses a year is $196, and
Lasik Eye Surgery Technology Keeps Getting Better
Technology in the field of Lasik eye surgery has been continually improving. Global Laser Vision has added the latest technological advancement to the mix with IFS Advanced Femtosecond. This advanced technology not only allows for optimal customization, but also allows our doctor to better correct the patient’s vision, enhance the areas they struggle with most, and offer the best opportunity to increase visual perception.
When is an Enhancement for Lasik Needed?
According to studies, 99% of patients having undergone Laser eye surgeries are satisfied with their results when performing routine daily tasks without the help of contact lenses or eyeglasses. However, not all Lasik eye surgeries achieve perfect vision after the first procedure. Lasik surgery can treat high degrees of astigmatism, farsightedness and nearsightedness. Best candidates for Lasik surgery are patients with milder degrees of astigmatism and/or nearsightedness. Although the most majority of individuals
Differences between Lasik and Cataract Surgery
Lasik Eye Surgery
Lasik is a popular laser eye surgery used for correcting vision in people who have astigmatism, nearsighted or farsighted. This procedure works by reshaping the clear part of the front of the eye, a part known as the cornea, to allow acute focusing of light travelling through the eye and onto the retina which is located at the inside back part of the eye. While Lasik
Lasik Surgery and Age
Did you know that the age of a patient can affect the type of Lasik treatment that they receive? Although the right course of treatment will depend entirely on the individual, there are guidelines in place when it comes to treating different individuals who have decided to have Lasik surgery. Here are some of the factors that doctors will need to consider when assessing patients of different ages for this procedure.
When a patient is between
How can "Motion Aftereffect" Trick Your Brain Without You Realizing it?
If you are a cyclist, have you ever experienced a strange sensation when you suddenly stop after riding your bike for some time? As if it seems that the world is slowly moving in the opposite direction in front of you? If you have, you're not the only one. Many people experience it on different occasions, especially after a long bike ride at a substantial speed. It's not an
10 Ways to Take Care of your Eyes
There is no doubt that great value is placed by people on their eyes and vision. Out of the five senses, people fear losing their sight the most. Indeed, a very important function is performed by the eyes, so taking care of them as best as possible makes sense. The eyes can be kept healthy just by doing a couple of simple things.
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