What to Expect During Your LASIK Eye Surgery: Channah’s Inside Scoop

Like many patients, Channah recalls how nervous she was, “I was nervous, I was more nervous than I thought I would be.”  It is normal to be nervous and many patients discover LASIK surgery is not bad at all.  Following her procedure, she sat up and exclaimed, “That was it!” The top question everyone ask Channah is does it hurt? …

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What You Expect at Your Consultation

Channah joins us today to give you the inside scoop on your LASIK consultation. Restore Vision Centers offers free, no obligation consultations to determine if laser vision correction is right for you. This exam gives you the opportunity to meet our staff and have your questions answered. “I met the staff and they were awesome! They answered all of…

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Modern LASIK

I still encounter people these days who say, “I really want to have LASIK, but I’m going to wait until the procedure is perfected.”  It occurred to me how much the procedure has changed since I had LASIK over ten years ago. In the laser’s first version, there was not an eye-tracker to follow any eye…

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LASIK Complications: How likely are they?

The risk of complications exists with any surgical procedure. Fortunately, the LASIK technology and technique have advanced to a point where complications are exceedingly rare, and are typically quite manageable if they occur. Infection tends to be the most serious complication, but modern antibiotics used after refractive surgery are so effective that infection from contact lens wear…

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How Permanent is LASIK?

A common question we get at Restore Vision Centers is, “How long do LASIK results last?”  With modern technology, the answer is, “forever”, but with a few important exceptions: A patient’s prescription must be stable at the time of LASIK.  Patients must be at least 18 years old to have laser vision correction, but some…

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David’s LASIK Story

Meet David, he recently won a free LASIK procedure with Restore Vision Centers at the Bloomsday Run Expo.  We asked David a few questions about his laser vision correction procedure. Occupation:  Service Manager for Monaco Enterprises Hobbies:  Shooting  How long have you been thinking about LASIK? For some time but was afraid! What held you back? Cost What…

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LASIK Recovery: Resuming Activities

Patients typically want to know at what point during their LASIK Recovery can they resume different activities. A LASIK flap does need time to heal in the immediate post-operative period, so patients will need to wait a bit before resuming various activities. After laser vision correction, patients can return to work the next day, but we usually recommend waiting…

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