Covid-19 and Contact Lenses: Know the Risks Before you Wear

The current COVID-19 pandemic has brought many patients and prospective patients to our virtual doorstep in search of information – and in need of comfort. We believe real information and actionable advice are comforts in and of themselves. So, let’s put everyone’s mind at ease about contact lens wear and coronavirus, and leave you with …

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How Long Does LASIK Last?

How long does lasik last?

How long do the results of LASIK last? LASIK refractive surgery is used to permanently reshape the cornea of the eye to correct imperfections that cause nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. This is accomplished with an excimer laser that is able to make corrections as small as 0.25 microns, or about one 1/4000th the size of …

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How Long Does LASIK Surgery Take?

How long does lasik take?

How long does LASIK surgery take? What is a Brinton Vision Ocular Analysis? How long will I be at the eye surgery center for my LASIK procedure? How long will I be off work after LASIK? How long does LASIK surgery take? We often get the question, “How long will my LASIK surgery take?” While …

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Can LASIK Make You Go Blind?

lasik make you go blind

If you’ve considered getting LASIK in Saint Louis, perhaps the following question has entered your mind: Can LASIK make you go blind? This is among the most common questions patients ask about LASIK surgery … and it’s a golden opportunity to put fears to rest. It’s normal for patients to feel anxiety about any surgical …

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Who Is a Candidate for LASIK Eye Surgery?

who is a a candidate for lasik

LASIK eye surgery has helped millions of people worldwide achieve life-changing visual freedom. Surgical procedures are used to correct a range of refractive errors such as nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism – but these conditions alone won’t necessarily qualify you for refractive surgery. An eye surgery specialist must consider a number of factors when making the …

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