Category: LASIK

Top 4 Myths About LASIK Eye Surgery Debunked

When considering LASIK eye surgery, it’s natural to encounter a myriad of myths that might make you second guess this life-changing decision. At Lake Lazer Eye Center, we understand the importance of addressing these concerns head-on.  Don’t let misinformation hold you back from greater things. Here, we debunk four common LASIK myths, helping you see… Read More

[EARTH DAY] The Environmental Impact of Contact Lenses (and How to Clean Up Your Act)

Millions rely on contact lenses for better vision, yet few ponder their ecological impact. These tiny aids, often discarded daily, weekly or monthly, are not just personal conveniences but potential environmental hazards.  Find out what discarded contact lenses can do to the planet … and what you can do to minimize the damage. The Environmental… Read More

Does LASIK Eye Surgery Hurt?

LASIK eye surgery is a procedure that aims to correct refractive errors and improve vision. One common concern among Detroit LASIK patients is whether LASIK causes pain. Let’s explore this topic in detail and ease some of these concerns. Understanding LASIK Surgery LASIK, or Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis, is a surgical procedure used to correct… Read More

Millennial Vision: Why Young Adults Should Consider LASIK Sooner Rather Than Later

Tired of glasses fogging up on cold and rainy days? Contact lenses refusing to stay put during gym sessions? For millennials navigating the fast-paced world, dealing with vision limitations can feel like an unnecessary burden.  Consider LASIK. Detroit LASIK patients know how much of a game-changer permanent vision correction is, giving them crystal clear vision… Read More

LASIK Providers 101: How to Choose Your Surgeon

When it comes to your eyesight, it’s simply not enough to shop just by price or location. Choosing the right LASIK surgeon is a critical decision when considering permanent vision correction surgery.  With numerous providers to choose from, finding an experienced and reputable surgeon becomes essential. We’ll guide you through the process of selecting a… Read More

In Love with LASIK: 5 Reasons to Commit to Better Vision

If you’ve been on the fence about correcting your eyesight, it’s time to consider the life-changing benefits of SoftTouch LASIK eye surgery or the SMILE procedure. Laser Vision Correction can correct nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. In fact, more than 10 million people in the United States have undergone laser-based procedures to fix their bad vision…. Read More

Cost of LASIK in Detroit: What Can You Expect to Invest?

Asking “How much does Detroit LASIK cost?” is a little like asking “How much does a car cost?” It depends on the vehicle make, model, year, trim level and options, not to mention what sellers may charge from one region, state, city or individual dealership to another. Here, we’ll discuss the price range for LASIK… Read More

LASIK, SMILE and PRK: Which Is Right for You?

Tired of glasses or contact lenses? You may have considered laser eye surgery to correct your vision.  Laser eye surgery is a type of refractive surgery that uses a laser to reshape the cornea, the clear front part of the eye, to improve how light focuses on the retina, the light-sensitive tissue at the back… Read More

24 in ’24: Resolutions for Better Vision in the New Year and Beyond

As we say goodbye to 2023 and welcome 2024, it’s time to start thinking about health and well-being. One of the most important things we can do for ourselves is take care of our eyes. If you’re looking to improve your eyesight and protect your eyes from future problems, here are 24 easy, eye-friendly New… Read More

The Year in Review: How Far LASIK has Come and Where It’s Going in 2024

LASIK (laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis) is a popular elective procedure that corrects refractive errors such as myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism by reshaping the cornea with a laser. LASIK technology has improved rapidly in recent years and we expect that progress to continue. LASIK was patented in 1989 by Gholam A. Peyman, MD, and performed for… Read More