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If you’re considering undergoing a vision correction surgery in the future, you may be wondering what kind of recovery time you can expect. While the recovery period varies, depending on the procedure that is performed, most patients are generally back to everyday life very quickly,…

Dry eye is a very common condition characterized by lack of tear production, or tears which dissipate too quickly. Those with dry eye syndrome have a number of options for treating it, including refractive surgery like LASIK and PRK. How to Treat Dry Eyes The…

Have you been contemplating getting LASIK because you are tired of wearing contacts or glasses? Maybe you have put it off because you think the LASIK laser eye surgery will be uncomfortable or require you to take a long time off work? You will be…

Astigmatism is a condition of the eye where the cornea (clear window in front of the eye) has 2 different curvatures (much like an American football cut in half) so that, instead of being a single focal point, there ends up being two different focal…

LASIK and SMILE are two different options available for laser corrective vision surgery. Both have remarkably high satisfaction rates and enable people to see better. In many cases, after the eyes have fully healed, people do not require glasses or contacts. LASIK has been around…

Technology Has Made LASIK Surgery a Superior Option in Terms of Long-Term Safety, Cost, and Lifestyle By: Paul Dougherty, M.D., Founder and Medical Director, Dougherty Laser Vision (with offices across Los Angeles, Ventura, and San Luis Obispo Counties) Over the past 25 years, I’ve performed…

Double vision or diplopia is a condition where the images and text you see appear in double. The images or text may overlap with one another or they can be slightly separated to make it look like there are two of everything. The condition can…

Neovascular glaucoma is one type of glaucoma that can develop in the eyes when the trabecular meshwork, or “drain of the eye,” is not functioning correctly. This type of glaucoma is frequently associated with certain other medical conditions including heart disease and diabetes. It is…

If you have to wear contacts or glasses, you know that it can be difficult to see without them. Yet, there are times when you wish you did not have to wear either one. The contacts might bother your eyes or you want to be…

If you are due for an eye exam, you might be thinking this is the year to get LASIK surgery. If you meet the LASIK surgery qualifications, you could say goodbye to expensive frames, transition lenses, UV protection, anti-glare protection, and all those other options…

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