The Real Price of Glasses and Contacts

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Save Money | Cost of LASIK in St. Louis According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, more than 150 million Americans use glasses or contacts to compensate for vision problems and spend more than $15 billion each year on corrective eyewear. For many, if not most people, those recurring costs (and the hassles related to …

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Life After LASIK: Do I Really Need to Wear Readers?

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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 …

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Tommy Pham: Keeping His Eye on the Ball

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LASIK | St Louis St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Tommy Pham has struggled in recent years to keep his eye on the ball—but not because he isn’t a top-notch player. In 2008, life threw Pham a curveball when he was diagnosed with a condition called keratoconus. When someone has keratoconus, their cornea, located on the front …

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Taxes and LASIK: Facts and Fallacies

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Taxes and LASIK: Facts and Fallacies Brinton Vision | LASIK St Louis Tax time can be confusing, especially when the rules seem to change every year. When it comes to LASIK though, there are some bonuses written in to the tax code that can help you out. Unfortunately, there are also a lot of fallacies …

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Itching for Relief from Contacts and Allergies?

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LASIK St Louis | Brinton Vision There is hope for itchy eyes. If you are one of the 22 million Americans who suffer with seasonal allergies, you probably aren’t as excited about this month’s warmer temperatures and spring blooms as you could be. If you wear contact lenses, your sense of allergy dread might make …

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