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When LASIK is not enough for myopia

Surgical options are increasing for higher levels of nearsightedness. By Elizabeth Yeu, MD Myopia is the most common refractive error — in the United States alone, it affects between 25% to 41% of the population. While myopia vastly differs amongst various … Continue reading

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Statement on the quality of life after LASIK

Multiple studies have documented that LASIK surgery is safe and effective and has an excellent patient satisfaction rate. Based worldwide reviews, an average 95.4% of patients were satisfied with their outcome after LASIK surgery. With 16.3 million procedures performed worldwide, … Continue reading

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Astigmatism

Astigmatism is an eye disorder that affects the curvature of the eye. This means that the shape of one’s eyes or the eye lens is irregular and this prevents light from being focused on to the retina properly. It is … Continue reading

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