Can LASIK Make You Go Blind?

Can 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 Candidate for LASIK Eye Surgery?

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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How Much Does LASIK Cost?

How Much Does LASIK Cost?

One of the questions any LASIK eye surgeon is bound to get is “How much does LASIK cost?” You may be shocked to know that LASIK and vision correction prices nationwide span a broad range from $250 per eye to $9,000 per eye. Why the huge gap? If the surgeon or their LASIK facility only …

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We’re Number 1 in Visian ICL

We’re Number 1 in Visian ICL

Brinton Vision | No. 1 in Visian ICL What has about 60 thumbs and ranks No. 1 in Visian ICL in St. Louis? Brinton Vision! But wait – it gets better. In fact, we are No. 1 in the United States in the number of Visian ICL procedures performed – 240-plus ICLs in 2018. That’s …

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Jicama Fries with Lemon-Yogurt Dip

Jicama Fries with Lemon-Yogurt Dip

By Barbara E. Stefàno A few years ago, a leisurely walk through the supermarket produce led me to jicama (pronounced HEE-ka-muh), a starchy root vegetable originating in Mexico. Known for its crisp texture and mild flavor – it’s akin to an unsweet apple in both respects – jicama is often used to add a bit …

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