Is LASIK for me?

Do I qualify for LASIK? Information about LASIK and if you may be a candidate.

As a LASIK surgeon in St. Louis, every day I get to be part of changing the way people see the world. Options like LASIK plus its six modern variations give them the freedom to wake up and see their alarm clock, or to dive into a pool without worrying about contact lenses. Laser eye …

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Here’s the skinny on corneal inlays.

corneal inlay st louis

If you have been searching for LASIK in St. Louis, you may have heard of Kamra Inlay. This groundbreaking laser eye surgery are a new generation of vision correction developed to treat presbyopia, or over-40 vision. Unlike LASIK, referred to as a “subtractive” technology, which removes a tiny portion of the cornea to change the …

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Here’s the Scoop on Refractive Lens Exchange (RLE) in St. Louis

Refractive Lens Exchange, often called RLE, is one of the most popular LASIK alternatives in St. Louis, although it isn’t unique to Missouri. This life-changing procedure often restores patients’ vision to what it was in their 20s or 30s, and as an added bonus, it prevents cataracts. So what exactly is refractive lens exchange? To …

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How This Device is Disrupting the $800 Million Reading Glasses Industry

Don’t laugh, but it took a vinyl record-shaped device smaller than a grain of rice to disrupt the $800 million dollar reading glasses industry. In the early 2000s, a group of medical researchers and doctors began prototyping a surgical invention with a goal to permanently correct reading vision. While this curious little device— which would …

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