Post Tagged: eye lasik surgery

What Celebrities Are Saying About LASIK

At this point, you may be on the fence about having the LASIK procedure done. LASIK, is actually performed on patients from all walks of life. For example, what do Brad Pitt, Kim Kardashian, Dennis Quaid, Cindy Crawford and John Goodman all have in common? They all are celebrities who have undergone the laser to […]

Will the Smart Phone One Day Perform a LASIK Procedure?

A smartphone performing a LASIK procedure? Not now, but maybe one day. What is certain is that ongoing advances in medical technology have made life better here in the United States. Now, a new smartphone-based portable eye examination kit called Peek is aiming to help people in developing countries. The app can be operated by […]

Can Visual Exercises Be Just As Good As Eye LASIK Surgery? 

Through eye LASIK surgery, many vision problems can be corrected, but there are certain exercises that may be used to help strengthen eyes and alleviate some symptoms. However, it should be noted that these exercises may only help with certain symptoms such as eyestrain, sensitivity to light, and headaches, but will not help with dyslexia or excessive  blinking and/or squinting. These symptoms could be related to the […]

Norwood Eye Care Specialists Answer The Big Question: “Does It Hurt?”

One of the most common questions ophthalmologists at Norwood’s Eye Care Specialists are asked by patients is, “Will this hurt?” Despite LASIK receiving its FDA approval in 1995, and with more than 12 million people having had the procedure with a 95% success rate, many still worry about the pain involved. At Norwood’s Eye Care Specialists, we do not consider you paranoid or a hypochondriac for […]

Norwood LASIK Eye Care Specialists: Are Your Child’s Eyes Back-to-School Ready?

The professionals at the Norwood LASIK Eye Care Specialists know that, for most parents, the anxiety of preparing their kids for another long and arduous school year can be downright maddening. In a barrage of back-to-school sales, enrollment, orientation seminars, and immunizations, you tend to overlook things; however, one thing you should never fail to address […]

Norwood LASIK Eye Care Specialists: Am I Too Old For LASIK?

At the Norwood LASIK Eye Care Specialists clinic, LASIK is most commonly performed on individuals between ages 20 to 40. But how advisable is a surgery like LASIK when the patient is in their 50s, 60s, or perhaps beyond?   The Norwood LASIK Eye Care Specialists consider the eye to be an astounding organ in a constant […]

Don’t Blink: Advancements Soon to Hit Norwood LASIK Clinics

The Norwood LASIK professionals at Eye Care Specialists understand that millions of people are dealing with chronic eye conditions, from age-related muscular degeneration to diabetic retinopathy. Even for people that have perfect vision, one can expect that if we live long enough, cataracts are bound to develop. Cataract surgery is one of the great advancements in […]

More Than Mere Fashion: Norwood LASIK Professionals Helping You Choose the Right Glasses

It is very difficult to avoid the sun, but the Eye Care Specialist at the Norwood LASIK clinic want you to remember how important it is to protect your eyes from harmful UV rays, especially in these summer months. There are many things you can do to help your eyes, but none more so than sunglasses, […]