For those looking to correct their vision with laser eye surgery, your three best options are LASIK, SMILE or PRK.  All three procedures are safe and effective ways to correct your vision and result in similar visual outcomes, but which one is right for you?…

Modern Cataract surgery is one of the most common and safest procedures performed today. Both the technology and methodology continues to improve with each new advancement. However as the technology, technique, and practice advances, it can be hard to know the difference between the different…

What is Presbyopia? Presbyopia is a naturally-occurring condition which occurs when the eye’s lens loses its flexibility.  As we age, the lens of our eye loses its flexibility and becomes firm and cannot change shape as easily as when we were young. This is important…

Dougherty Laser Vision is proud to announce our very first patient newsletter. Within this newsletter you will find features on: The new Raindrop Near-Vision Corneal Inlay Our very own Dr. Dougherty’s recent feature on The Insider and ABC7 Eyewitness News The new Syneron E-Max Cosmetics…

Laser Vision correction has taken another step forward: Leading ophthalmological technology manufacturer ZEISS has been FDA approved for widespread use of its newest technology, the VisuMax Small Incision Leticule Extraction procedure. SMILE stands for ‘small incision Lenticule Extraction’ and is one of the most advanced…

Did you know? One of comedy’s fastest-rising stars, T.J. Miller once penned an ode to our very own Dr. Paul Dougherty. The star, known for his recent roles in HBO’s ‘Silicon Valley’ and box-office hit ‘Deadpool’ dedicated the song ‘Dr. Dougherty’ off of his 2011…

Choosing the right LASIK surgeon can be cumbersome. Everyone says they are the best, each one will tell you why they are better than others. It’s important that you choose the right surgeon you feel is best for you. If you’re comfortable with your surgeon,…

For Immediate Release: September 9, 2016 Yesterday Dougherty Laser Vision implanted the first FDA Approved Tecnis Symfony® Intraocular Lens, in the Tri-County region! Approval includes the TORIC version of Symfony IOL for people with astigmatism Lenses provide high-quality continuous vision so patients can see clearly at…

Dr. Dougherty honored as Eye Care Provider of the Year Thursday  August 18th, 2016 at Ventura County’s Night of Stars Award Dinner. Dr. Dougherty was an honoree at the 23rd annual David Fainer, MD and Leo Tauber, MD Ventura County Community Awards Dinner. This event…

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…

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