It is accepted that various parts of the body will deteriorate with age, and it stands to reason that some will have a much greater effect on lifestyle than others. Failing eyesight, in particular, can impact enormously; as the development of cataracts in aging adults is an all too familiar problem. Cataracts is a disease … Continue reading What are Cataract Symptoms?
LASIK vision surgery can be life-changing, making it possible to not have to wear contacts or glasses anymore. More and more people are turning to it as a corrective measure. However, though the recovery time is typically just a day or two, this is still a far more major operation than your standard trip to … Continue reading How to Prepare For Your LASIK Surgery
The process is actually very simple: LASIK uses lasers to reshape the “curvature” in the cornea of the eye to alter the direction of light that enters the retina and as a result, the direction the light travels into the back of the eye. This allows the light to focus more directly, creating clearer vision.
In addition to the technical aspects of the procedure, LASIK is relatively simple, taking only several minutes and providing instantaneous results. Nearly all patients can resume their regular day-to-day activities within a day of the procedure or less.