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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…

Not everyone is the ideal candidate for LASIK eye surgery to correct vision problems. Sometimes, people have dry eyes or irregular corneas or are taking certain prescriptions where LASIK would be less than ideal. In other cases, people need a higher quality of vision than…

For some people, corrected eyesight is a matter of convenience. For others, it’s the only way to make day-to-day life possible. For those in some of the most important jobs in the world, good eyesight is often the difference between life and death. These five…

Many people wonder if LASIK can correct their astigmatism or near-sightedness. Advancements in LASIK have made astigmatism treatments very successful, particularly for people with certain types of astigmatism. Want to learn more about treatment for your astigmatism or near-sightedness? Give us a call to schedule…

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