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In theory, LASIK eye surgery sounds great, who wouldn’t want to be rid of eye glasses and contacts forever? But, with the surgery comes a number of risks that could mess up your eyesight even worse than it was. These articles discuss the benefits, risks and not so talked about facts behind LASIK.

Laser Eye Surgery Can Harm Your Night Vision

Laser Eye Surgery Can Harm Your Night Vision

Millions of people have laser eye surgery, like LASIK, performed to improve their vision every year. For some, the surgery is successful and their vision improves to the point where they don’t have to wear corrective lenses any longer. For others, the surgery isn’t so successful and while maybe their vision improves slightly, it doesn’t […]

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Celebrities Who Have Experienced LASIK Complications

Celebrities Who Have Experienced LASIK Complications

Many people think of celebrities as people who get the best of everything in life. But their lives are not always as wonderful as people might think. Celebrities can suffer from the same ailments and trouble as the rest of us, including common eye problems. In recent years, many celebrities have undergone LASIK eye surgery […]

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FDA LASIK Risks

FDA Video Discusses Risks of LASIK Surgery

LASIK surgery is the most commonly performed laser eye surgery in the United States, but its popularity doesn’t necessarily make it flawless. LASIK, which stands for laser assisted in situ keratomileusis, is used to treat myopia (also known as nearsightedness), hyperopia (also known as farsightedness) and astigmatism. Over 600,000 LASIK surgeries are performed in the […]

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Can LASIK Eye Surgery Cure Glaucoma?

Can LASIK Eye Surgery Cure Glaucoma?

The eye disease glaucoma is often called the “sneak thief of sight.” This is due to the fact that the loss of vision typically occurs over a long time period and is only able to be detected when the disease has become quite advanced. People suffering from glaucoma, unfortunately, don’t have many options and may […]

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Can LASIK Cure Myopia?

Can LASIK Eye Surgery Cure Myopia?

Myopia, more commonly referred to as nearsightedness, is a condition of a person’s vision that makes close objects appear clearly, but objects that are further away appear blurry. This condition occurs when a person’s eyeball is too long, or if the cornea, which is the front covering of your eye, has excessive curvature. When this […]

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LASIK Risks and Complications

LASIK Eye Surgery Risks & Complications

Ever since LASIK became a viable option for improving eyesight without glasses or contact lenses in 1992, it seems like more and more people are opting to get surgery on their eyes instead of first exploring natural alternatives such as improved nutrition and eye vitamins. We have become a world that is more concerned with […]

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How Much Does LASIK Eye Surgery Cost?

A lot of folks are talking about LASIK surgery as a way to say goodbye to glasses forever. You may even have a few friends who swear by LASIK and are pushing you to hop aboard the LASIK train too… maybe you’ve even done some preliminary legwork and called up a doctor or two to […]

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Lasik Eye Surgery Gone Wrong

Lasik Eye Surgery Gone Wrong

Miracle or Nightmare? LASIK surgery has become a common choice for people who are experiencing vision problems. We have become a world that is focused on instant gratification. LASIK surgery offers an instant improvement for some types of eye problems. It’s estimated that almost one million people a year undergo LASIK surgery. Is the surgery […]

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LASIK Eye Surgery: Risks and Benefits

LASIK Eye Surgery: Risks and Benefits

For some people, LASIK may offer a viable option, however, it is always a good idea to know both the risks and the benefits before deciding. Not all people are good candidates for this type of eye surgery. For some people the risks are much higher than the benefits. LASIK surgery should be performed by […]

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