Make Someone’s Eyes Merry with the Gift of LASIK

If you are looking for a unique and thoughtful gift for someone special this holiday season, why not consider giving them the gift of Modern LASIK surgery?  For patients who qualify, the SoftTouch LASIK procedure has proven highly safe and effective in correcting vision problems such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. It can reduce or… Read More

7 Eye-Healthy Classics at Your Thanksgiving Table

Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends, and of course, food. But did you know that many of the classic dishes on your table are also good for your eyes? Here are seven eye-healthy classics you can enjoy at the Thanksgiving table: 1. Turkey Turkey contains protein and zinc, which are essential for overall health… Read More

Got Funds? Why You Should Spend FSA/HSA Dollars on LASIK

Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) is a surgical procedure that corrects vision by reshaping the cornea, the clear front part of the eye. LASIK helps most people achieve 20/20 vision or better without glasses or contact lenses and has a high patient satisfaction rate.  If your employer offers a flexible spending account (FSA) or health… Read More

8 Ways to Get Diabetes Under Control Before LASIK

One of the most common complications of diabetes is diabetic retinopathy, a condition that damages the blood vessels in the retina and can lead to vision loss. Diabetic retinopathy can also affect your eligibility for LASIK surgery, a popular procedure that corrects refractive errors such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. If you have diabetes and… Read More

Eye Spy 5 Frightening Contact Lens Facts

If you are thinking of wearing contact lenses to spice up your Halloween costume this year, think twice. Contact lenses are medical devices that require proper fitting and care. Using them without a prescription or proper hygiene can lead to serious eye infections or even blindness.  Even prescription contacts can cause these complications, but non-prescription… Read More