Astigmatism: It doesn’t have to stop you from LASIK eye surgery

astigmatism and lasik

One of the most common myths about laser vision correction is that LASIK cannot correct astigmatism. That misinformation has likely kept thousands of people from pursuing clear vision. I hear stories nearly every day when people come to me for LASIK in St. Louis. This is such a shame because it simply isn’t true. To …

Read More

A Great Yelp Review from a Fellow Doctor

laser eye surgery st louis review yelp

At Brinton Vision, every day we have the opportunity to change lives with LASIK in St. Louis. Our greatest reward comes from the smiles on our patients’ faces when they realize clear, crisp vision, often for the first time in their lives. Reading positive Facebook, Google, and Yelp reviews from our patients is definitely a …

Read More

What is age-related macular degeneration?

What is macular degeneration?

Here’s a shocking figure: more than 10 million Americans are living with macular degeneration. It is the leading cause of vision loss in the United States, affecting more people than cataracts and glaucoma combined. What’s more sobering is that, although researchers are working on new treatment options, as of today, macular degeneration is considered to …

Read More

Considering LASIK in St. Louis? Here are 5 questions to ask yourself.

Five Questions to Ask Yourself Before Getting LASIK

LASIK and other laser eye surgery procedures are life-changing. If you’ve lived with the hassle of glasses or contacts, you know that the idea of waking up in the morning and seeing the world around you with crisp, clear vision is more than a little exciting. Before you make an appointment for LASIK in St. …

Read More

LASIK vs. PRK: What’s the Difference?

PRK vs LASIK

When people visit us to find out about LASIK in St. Louis, one of the most common questions we are asked at Brinton Vision is What is the difference between LASIK and PRK? Both of these procedures are performed by some of the best LASIK surgeons in St. Louis and nationwide. They are both life-changing …

Read More