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Chris Reid was recently featured on The Insider and ABC 7 If your browser does not support flash, please click here to view the story Chris Reid, actor, comedian and rapper who first gained fame as Kid from Kid n Play in the early 90’s…

25 Years of LASIK, Over 25 Million Procedures Performed. LASIK is widely the most commonly performed procedure for vision correction and is synonymous with laser eye surgery. This year marks the 25th anniversary of the LASIK procedure and there have been more than 25 million…

FDA approves implantable device that changes the shape of the cornea to correct near vision. On June 29th, the Raindrop Presbyopic Inlay after FDA approval will be offered at Dougherty Laser Vision, the first and leading implanter in California. This new technology provides an exciting…

All too often you hear about athletes using illegal ways to enhance their performance. We can understand why they are enticed to take such extreme measures as it can lead to millions in dollars in salary and endorsement deals. In all professional sports, your eyesight…

The eye is one of the most complex areas of the human body, learn more about how the eye works in the short video below. View Video

Patients with visual impairments outside the acceptable range for Lasik surgery or who have early cataracts may be candidates for implantable contacts lenses known as ICLs or intraocular contact lenses called IOLs, Dougherty said. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to approve the…

In case you missed part 3, click here to read. View Video The other lens procedure that is used sometimes in lieu of LASIK is refractive¬†lens exchange: cataract surgery with an intraocular lens (IOL) implantation¬†used to get people out of glasses. Typically, this surgery is…

History of Evolving Technology (Glasses, RK, and LASIK), Part 2 In case you missed part 2, please find it here. Just as Kleenex is synonymous with a facial tissue, LASIK has become so popular that it has become the generic name most patients use for…

History of Evolving Technology (Glasses, RK, and LASIK), Part 2 In case you missed part 1, please find it here. As an alternative to RK, the excimer laser was developed in the late 1980s to treat refractive error by the cool sculpting of the corneal…

History of Evolving Technology¬†(Glasses, RK, and LASIK) Refractive error (blurry vision due to an imbalance between the length of the eye and the curvature of the cornea/lens in the front of the eye) comes in four forms, as described earlier: myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), astigmatism…

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