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Can Lasik Eye Surgery Help People with Astigmatism and Myopia?

If you’ve never needed to wear glasses, it’s doubtful that you’ll ever really understand just how difficult life can be with imperfect vision. Without glasses or contact lenses, even the simplest things, such as finding something you’ve dropped, driving a car, or even recognizing a friend, can prove to be difficult. Other things, like swimming […]

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What is Dry Eye Syndrome?

Dry eye syndrome, also known keratoconjunctivitis sicca (or simply “dry eye”) is one of the most common eye diseases today. Estimates vary greatly, but it is believed that between five and six percent of everyone in the world has this disease. One of the difficulties in creating a more accurate estimate is that not many […]

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The Miracle of Lasik

While it has been over 10 years since I personally had Lasik vision correction myself and experienced first hand the incredible feeling of being able to see clearly without the need for artificial devices, it’s no less satisfying to me as a Lasik surgeon seeing patients who have struggled with thick glasses or contact lenses […]

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The Changing nature of Cataract Surgery

It is Friday, and just as I do every Friday morning I have just completed the computations for my surgical patients that are scheduled the next week. It occurred to me how different things are today from only 10 years or so ago. Unlike before, now I spend literally hours prior to a patient having […]

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