Dry eye syndrome is a common side effect following LASIK. Given that, dry eye syndrome can actually effect a person's candidacy for refractive surgery. Let's look into this matter briefly right now so you have a basic understanding of what to expect.
One of the most common questions that we receive from prospective patients is if their heath insurance covers the cost of LASIK surgery. We'd like to look into this issue right now and discuss what payment and treatment alternatives patients may wish to consider.
LASIK surgery is not inexpensive, and it may seem out of reach for many individuals and households. Thankfully there are payment options to consider that can break the total cost of the surgery into affordable treatments. Let's take a moment to look at these issues right now.
Contact lenses and LASIK are both great options to consider if you want to improve the overall quality of your vision. Sometimes one option is better than the other for a patient, however. Let's take a moment to look at the basics of both right now.
Refractive errors are some of the most common problems people experience when it comes to the quality of their vision. There are a number of ways that refractive errors can be addressed, thankfully. Let's take a moment to look at the basics of refractive errors and how they can be corrected.
Wavefront LASIK allows eye care specialists to provide patients with the best vision possible. This advanced technology pinpoints small imperfections on the corneal surface that traditional LASIK surgery wasn't able to detect.
Lindsay Bloom recently trusted her eyes to our experienced Lasik surgeon, Gregory A Stainer MD. Lindsay underwent Lasik surgery and today is thrilled with her vision and excited about the freedom from her glasses.
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At our Bakersfield laser eye surgery center, we offer both LASIK and Visian ICL® intraocular lenses as means of restoring excellent vision.
At Southwest Eye Care and Laser, we are proud to announce the launch of our iPhone and iPad app to our Bakersfield patients.
At our Bakersfield laser eye surgery center, potential LASIK side effects are explained to patients in great detail before surgery.
At our Bakersfield practice, we know that a successful LASIK surgery will result in a short and uneventful recovery period. Read about the LASIK recovery timeline.
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We've helped thousands of patients find freedom from glasses and contact lenses by having refractive surgery. If you are interested in finding out if you are a candidate please call 661.833.4040 to schedule a free Lasik consultation. If now is not the right time for Lasik, contact lenses can help many people avoid the hassle of glasses. There are some simple things you can do to be a successful contact lens wearer and enjoy many years of clear, safe vision.
Keep the 4th of July a fun and safe holiday and avoid unexpected visits to the emergency room. More importantly, eye injuries caused by fireworks accidents can result in a loss of vision or permanent impairment. Certain safety precautions should be taken when fireworks are involved.
More than 300,000 ICL procedures have now been performed world wide. Implantable contact lenses are ideal for many people who are not deemed to be good candidates for Lasik or PRK. Dr Gregory A. Stainer at Southwest Eye Care and Laser has been performing this specialty surgery for six year and has had great results. With a proven track record of safety and success, is this the time for you to experience this life changing procedure? Call today for a free consultation. 833.4040
There are three common vision conditions that can be treated with Lasik, nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. As Lasik technology has improved, we are now able to treat very high amounts of all three of these conditions.
The days are getting longer and the mercury is rising. This means that summer is quickly approaching along with the countless activities we love to do. Many activities, particularly water sports, are not hassle-free if you have glasses or contact lenses. Experience the freedom of Lasik! Imagine the wave runner or bike ride without worrying about glasses or contacts. Call today for a free Lasik consultation. Do it soon so you will be ready to go when play time arrives.
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