Blog 2017-11-09T15:46:51+00:00
Readers after LASIK
Readers after LASIK Reading Glasses After LASIK Does LASIK wear off? It’s something we hear weekly: “I had LASIK years ago, but now I need reading glasses.” Many people think their LASIK has worn off (it hasn’t), or that something unusual is happening (it’s probably not). If you have had LASIK or an earlier version such as PRK in the past, the changes made in your cornea, located in the front of your eye, are permanent. The problem is likely caused by natural and normal changes in the lens, located in the back of your eye. “Over 40 vision,” or
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Why doesn't Brinton Vision offer free LASIK exam consulation
One of the questions patients ask is why we don’t offer discounts, coupons, guarantees, or free exams or consultations for LASIK in St. Louis. The United States Food & Drug Administration has some sage advice on this: “Be wary of eye centers that advertise ’20/20 vision or your money back’ or ‘package’ deals. There are never any guarantees in medicine.” — FDA, Finding the Right Doctor We don’t give discounts or free LASIK consultations because we believe that, when you are looking for the best LASIK surgeon in St. Louis, you get what you pay for. Here are some differences: We have
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Don't forget LASIK in your wedding planning
LASIK eye surgery may be the most important item on your wedding planning checklist. The date is set, the venue is reserved, and the flowers are ordered. There’s so much to think about as your wedding day approaches, but outside of those very special “I do’s,” there is something else that you may be forgetting in your wedding planning that will help make your special day last forever. Wouldn’t it be great to walk down the aisle without glasses? Wouldn’t it be fun to dance all night at your reception without worrying about how long your contact lenses have been in?
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Does Lasik wear off? Dr. Jason Brinton answers this common question.
Does LASIK wear off? It’s a question we hear often at Brinton Vision when people come to talk about LASIK in St. Louis. LASIK is an extraordinary laser vision correction procedure. It is considered to be one of the most common—and one of the most successful—surgical procedures ever developed, and it continues to improve as technology evolves. Despite its efficacy, there are several myths about LASIK that can be confusing or misleading. One of the most common misconceptions is that LASIK can “wear off” or fade over time, and that it eventually has to be redone. This is simply not
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Brinton Vision Lasik Surgery St. Louis
Many of us have visited an optometrist for years, and there’s little question about what will happen behind that wall of frames we know all-too-well. But visiting an ophthalmologist to discuss St. Louis LASIK eye surgery or LASIK alternatives can be intimidating. Ophthalmologists are medical doctors trained in medical procedures and eye health, and are also experts at refractive surgical procedures. Much like dentists and orthodontists, optometrists and ophthalmologists often work hand-in-hand to care for a range of vision and eye health needs. They are both professionals, but their areas of expertise are different. So what can you expect when
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