Post Tagged: Norwood LASIK

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 […]

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 […]

The Norwood Laser Eye Care Specialists: What Food Gives You Supervision?

At Eye Care Specialists in Norwood, laser surgery is our specialty—but so is eye health. One of the best ways to prevent eye disease is by the foods you eat. Everyone knows that carrots can improve the health of your eyes, but there are other foods and nutrients that may be even more important for keeping your eyesight in tiptop shape as you grow older. These […]

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 […]

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: […]

Norwood LASIK Eye Care Specialists: Are Your Eyes a Casualty of Technology?

In Norwood, LASIK is performed on thousands of individuals each year. Just how many of these surgeries are directly attributed to the visual toll taken by overexposure to technology? How many hours a day do we spend on e-readers, typing on laptops and texting on smartphones, and/or staring blankly on a large flat screen TV with a controller in hand? Two, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Seeing Eye to Eye: Norwood LASIK Specialist Explain the Truth About Eye Surgery

The Norwood LASIK professionals at Eye Care Specialists site at least 70 million people in the US are currently living with nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), astigmatism, or a combination of conditions, who could benefit drastically from LASIK. Boston just may be the place to get the surgery that has changed the lives of more than 20 […]