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Choosing the right laser eye surgeon in Ventura and Los Angeles Counties We understand there may be hesitation when it comes to vision correction, with the latest in technological advances I can tell you laser vision correction surgery has never been safer. That being said,…

A common question patients ask themselves often is “am I a candidate for refractive surgery?” If you wear (or need to wear) glasses and/or contacts to see well and don’t like wearing them, you are likely a good candidate for refractive surgery. You should be well informed…

Choosing the right laser vision correction surgeon is vital, but how do you choose between the handful of surgeons located in every city around you? In this two part series, we’re providing you tips for choosing the correct surgeon for you. In part 1, we…

For the uninitiated, choosing a competent vision correction surgeon can be a daunting task. The critical components for choosing a qualified professional in this field include experience, training, technology, and practice situation. Let us look at each of these qualifications individually. Experience: It is ideal…

Our Patients…Celebrities, Boomers and people just like you…an inside look told by Dr. Paul Dougherty Vision correction via refractive surgery is always elective, meaning it’s the patient’s personal choice rather than being dictated by an urgent medical need. This is why insurance typically does not…

What Your Options Are For LASIK With Your Prescription. This is a question I have asked often…will my prescription eliminate me as a candidate for LASIK? There are a lot of misconceptions when it comes to LASIK and laser eye surgery as a matter of…

Have you been told this before? I can’t have surgery because I have a lazy eye This is a common misconception from two standpoints. First of all, most people think that a “lazy eye” is an eye that crosses. The true definition of lazy eye…

iStent Now Available at Dougherty Laser Vision Dougherty Laser Vision—located in the Los Angeles area—is proud to announce that we now perform the revolutionary iStent surgical procedure for patients with high eye pressure. iStent is an extremely small medical device that helps lower eye pressure…

Presbyopia…Explained by Dr. Paul J. Dougherty Presbyopia, is a refractive error that eventually plagues every human being who lives long enough to experience this age-related loss of zooming (or focusing) power in the lens, requiring reading glasses (for people with no other refractive error) or…

Common Questions Before LASIK Surgery   How do I know if I’m a candidate? There are many, many factors that can influence your eligibility for LASIK surgery. The only way to know for certain if your eyes are right for LASIK is to undergo an…

Dougherty Laser Vision proudly serves the Los Angeles area including: LA • Beverly Hills • Camarillo • Santa Barbara • Thousand Oaks • Ventura County • Ventura • Oxnard • Simi Valley • Burbank • Encino San Fernando Valley • Moorpark • Calabasas • Woodland Hills • Glendale • Pasadena • Studio City • Malibu • Santa Monica