The Environmental and Cost Impact of Contact Lenses
In 1987, Americans began enjoying the benefit of disposable contact lenses. A Johnson & Johnson company called Vistakon, Inc. introduced Acuvue disposable soft contact lenses. For the first time, Americans could enjoy comfortable contact lenses. […]
Eye Allergies and Contact Lenses
People wear contact lenses to address a wide range of refractive errors, including nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), astigmatism, and presbyopia. In some conditions, they are used to treat eye diseases and corneal injury. They are […]
Am I Clear for Takeoff?
Nearly 100,000 flights take off and land every day all over the globe. Our patients often ask us, “Am I safe for takeoff?” The short answer is yes, most patients can fly as early as […]
How to Find the Best LASIK Surgeon
How do you find the best LASIK surgeon? In this blog post, we will talk about how to search for the LASIK surgeon that is best for you. I certainly believe that the best surgeon […]
Care & Maintenance of Your Eyes After LASIK
Why You Should Invest in Good Eyesight How much would a blind man pay to restore his sight? I think for almost anyone, that answer would be: “everything I have.” It’s my mission, and the […]
How Successful is Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery?
How successful is laser assisted Cataract Surgery? And what is femtosecond laser assisted Cataract Surgery (FLACS)? Femtosecond laser assisted Cataract Surgery (FLACS) utilizes an amazingly precise laser to perform the most technically demanding steps of […]
How Often do People Need a LASIK Touchup?
Will I Need a LASIK Enhancement? This is a very common question that people ask, and I have perhaps a unique expert opinion on it because I have been doing laser vision correction for nearly […]
What are the Risks of Wearing Contact Lenses?
I Don’t Want to Take any Risks! Many times I hear patients say that they don’t want to take any risk. Risk is something that we can not avoid and must evaluate every day and […]
Common Eyesight Problems for College Students | SharpeVision
Common Eyesight Problems For College Students and Solutions. Eye problems are fairly common among college students. These young people spend a lot of time reading, writing papers, and staring at their smartphones or computer screen. […]