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Toric ICL: A New Option for Clear Vision for Those With Astigmatism Astigmatism is a common vision condition that results in blurred vision due to an irregularly shaped cornea. Most people with astigmatism have been unable to undergo LASIK surgery due to procedure inhibitions and guidelines. Now…

Dr. Paul Dougherty and his team at DLV Vision are happy to announce the highly anticipated launch of a new permanent implantable contact lens (ICL) for the treatment of myopia with astigmatism. Introducing the Visian Toric ICL by STAAR Surgical. A variant of existing Visian…

The Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL) or Implantable Contact Lens as it is commonly called, is similar to a regular external contact lens. The key difference being that the ICL is placed inside the eye opposed to on the outer surface. The ICL does not replace…

It’s common for people to hear the words ‘laser eye surgery’ and think only ‘LASIK’. While LASIK is by far ‘king’ of laser eye surgery as we know it, there are a multitude of other extremely safe and effective options available today. Before we get…

The surgical treatment of high myopia has always been very challenging. Options include LASIK, PRK, Refractive Lens Exchange (RLE) and phakic IOL’s. LASIK is not often used for high myopia above -10.00 to -12.00 D due to the risk of ectasia ( surgery induced keratoconus…

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…

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…

Should you wait for the newest technology to have laser eye surgery? In our technology-crazed culture, where today’s “it” product everybody has to have is tomorrow’s “boat anchor,” it is sometimes prudent to wait and see if that gadget you’re salivating over has staying power. However,…

Have you been told you can’t have vision correction surgery because you have an Astigmatism? This is simply not true. Virtually any level of astigmatism can safely and effectively be corrected with multiple vision correction technologies including LASIK surgery, PRK, Vista Vision ICL with limbal…

There’s more to vision correction than just LASIK! Learn more about Visian ICL from Dr. Paul Dougherty If you think you’re a candidate for ICL surgery or want to know more about your options for vision correction surgery, contact the closest eye surgery center to…

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