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The Many Ways Smoking Destroys Your Vision

LASIK eye surgery solves many vision-related problems; some of which have been perpetuated by years of smoking. Today, smoking stands as the single largest preventable cause of disease and premature death in the United States. Smoking is well known to cause cancer, the evidence is overwhelmingly conclusive. Other adverse, and often fatal, health effects such […]

How Long Does Eye LASIK Surgery Last?

One question that patients frequently ask is: “What exactly is the life expectancy of your 20/20 vision following eye LASIK surgery?” This is an important question because LASIK (or any kind of surgery) is a considerable investment of both time and money. Because of the physiological differences in the eyes of various individuals, there is […]

Can the Right Glasses Enhance Your Looks?

Yes, the right pair of glasses can do wonders for the shape of your face, helping to balance out your features! We at Eye Care Specialists have been around plenty of bespectacled folks. One thing we have found is that choosing the right glasses should be approached much like choosing the right hairstyle. Whether you have […]

How LASIK Eye Surgery Could Help You Find a Better Career

  For most jobs, good vision is not a prerequisite and LASIK eye surgery not needed for those that are visually impaired. However, it is undeniable that good vision makes just about everything, including your job, easier. But there are some jobs where nothing less than perfect vision will do. Before we start, it should be understood that there is a […]

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 […]

Day One of LASIK: Norwood Eye Care Specialists Tell You What to Expect

You may be stressing out about what to expect from LASIK. Norwood is one of the most beautiful places in the nation to have the procedure done, and the Eye Care Specialists among its best LASIK clinics. But if that doesn’t relax you, let us answer some of the questions that may be on your mind: […]

The History of Norwood LASIK and Its Not-So-Clear Beginning

Though the story doesn’t begin in Norwood, LASIK has been forged by many hands, in many different places, and tested over a large expanse of time. It all started in 1981, where three brilliant researchers in Yorktown Heights, N. Y. had no idea that they would go on to invent one of the greatest medical […]

Contributing Factors for Eye Disease: Are You a Future Candidate for a Norwood LASIK Procedure?

For many people with degrading eyesight in Norwood, LASIK is something they need to start considering. Consider that old saying that if your mother’s father is bald, your fate is sealed. Your genes play a huge role in making you who you are, and as you’re probably aware, this also applies to eyesight. Don’t despair, […]

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, […]