The Three Most Common Fears About LASIK
At Laser Eye Center of Miami, we understand that the thought of any surgical procedure, including LASIK, can stir up concerns and fears. But many of the most common fears about LASIK actually stem from misperceptions. Sometimes the misinformation comes from a Google search or from an uninformed friend or relative.
Here, our team breaks down three of the most common fears about LASIK and explains why you do not need to be afraid of this life-changing procedure. Continue reading
Benefits of LASIK During the Pandemic
Were you considering getting LASIK, but pressed pause on your plans when the COVID-19 pandemic hit? You may be surprised to discover there is no need to delay your treatment any longer. In fact, right now is a good time to get LASIK.
Read on as Laser Eye Center of Miami reveals why LASIK should still be on your radar. Continue reading
How To Prepare for LASIK
LASIK is an extremely safe procedure with a high success rate. Nevertheless, it is common to experience some nerves or anxiety in the weeks leading up to surgery. Making some key preparations will put your mind at ease as you look forward to the procedure.
Read on as the team at Laser Eye Center of Miami highlights four things to do to prepare for LASIK. Continue reading
3 Ways Glasses Can Ruin Your Workouts
Just like poorly-fitting leggings that won’t stay up or shoelaces that keep coming untied, glasses make it difficult to complete a heart-pumping workout. In some scenarios, wearing glasses while exercising can even bring up safety concerns. But for many people, popping contacts in before a workout is simply not an option.
Read on as the team at Laser Eye Center discusses three ways glasses can ruin a workout. Continue reading
Top Reasons to Choose Us for LASIK Surgery
If you are considering laser vision correction, it is vital that you research qualified providers to find the right fit for you. Choosing the right surgeon will directly influence your ultimate LASIK outcomes. Read on to learn why residents of Miami, South Florida and beyond trust the LASIK team at Laser Eye Center of Miami. Continue reading
3 Reasons Why Millennials Should Consider LASIK
Many of the prospective LASIK candidates we see at Laser Eye Center of Miami want to know whether there is an ideal age or stage of life at which to undergo the vision correction procedure. Although we can’t pinpoint a perfect time to undergo LASIK, we believe there are certain benefits for millennial candidates.
Read on to discover three reasons why our team encourages millennials to consider LASIK. Continue reading
A Timeline for Your LASIK Surgery
If you are interested in having LASIK surgery, the first step is to meet with at least one refractive surgeon to discuss the procedure and come up with a treatment plan and timeline. The actual procedure is just one step of the LASIK treatment plan. After the procedure you’ll need to closely follow your doctor’s post-operative care plan. In this post, the team at the Laser Eye Center of Miami discusses the timeline for your LASIK surgery. Continue reading
What’s Better: Bladeless LASIK or Advanced Surface Ablation?
Do you rely on glasses or contacts to see clearly, but dream of freedom from corrective eyewear? You may want to consider laser vision correction with the team at Laser Eye Center of Miami. Laser vision correction reshapes the cornea so light entering the eye can focus properly on the retina. This reduces or eliminates dependence on visual aids.
At Laser Eye Center of Miami, we offer two types of laser eye surgery: bladeless LASIK and advanced surface ablation. Each has its own benefits and candidacy requirements. Continue reading
What Not to Do After LASIK
One of the aspects of your LASIK eye surgery procedure that will be discussed with you during your pre-operative consultation is what to do after LASIK surgery to ensure your chances of a safe recovery. Knowing what NOT to do can be just as helpful in trying to avoid complications and enjoy a smooth recovery.
Read on as the team at Laser Eye Center of Miami sheds light on a few key things not to do after LASIK. Continue reading
Will You Need Reading Glasses after LASIK Surgery?
It is very common to wonder about the probability of needing reading glasses after LASIK eye surgery. Truth be told, you will probably require reading glasses at some point in the years following your LASIK surgery. But it has nothing to do with LASIK failing to deliver as promised, or “wearing off” over time. Even after a perfect LASIK result, you may eventually need reading glasses to see nearby objects clearly. Read on as the team at Laser Eye Center of Miami clarifies what we mean. Continue reading