LASIK Versus PRK

If you are considering laser eye surgery, there are several options to examine. Two of the most well-known laser vision correction procedures are LASIK (Laser Assisted in Situ Keratomileusis) and PRK (Photorefractive Keratectomy). Both procedures have their pros and cons, and a visit to one of our surgeons in Fort Collins can…

Published: August 20, 2017 Read Post

2017 Solar Eclipse

Northern Colorado and Wyoming residents have an exciting event coming up! On August 21, 2017 at 11:45 am, a full solar eclipse will occur, causing daylight to turn into twilight.  We will get to experience a partial eclipse lasting approximately 2-3 hours. Halfway through the partial eclipse, certain areas will experience…

Published: August 15, 2017 Read Post

LASIK After 40

When a person’s near vision begins to diminish, sometime after age 40, many incorrectly assume that readers, bifocal/progressive glasses are the only options to see up close. Fortunately, this is far from the truth. Today, with the latest LASIK technology, there are several options for LASIK after 40. Everyone…

Published: August 13, 2017 Read Post

LASIK Healing Time

As soon as your LASIK surgery is complete, your eyes will have already begun the healing process. The initial healing period after LASIK occurs rather quickly. Long-term LASIK healing can last from several weeks to several months. It’s normal to experience some fluctuations in your vision and other side effects…

Published: August 6, 2017 Read Post

Types of Laser Eye Surgery

Laser eye surgery, sometimes called vision correction surgery or refractive surgery, is any surgical procedure used to correct vision problems. In recent years, tremendous advancements have been made in this field. Many people have experienced better vision and a more enjoyable lifestyle after having laser eye surgery. Most types of…

Published: July 31, 2017 Read Post

LASIK Recovery Tips

LASIK eye surgery provides many people with the option to get rid of their contact lenses and glasses and improve their quality of life with better vision. When considering LASIK, it is important to understand what to expect with recovery. Below are some LASIK aftercare instructions to help you…

Published: July 23, 2017 Read Post

LASIK Recovery Tips

LASIK is one of the most popular forms of vision correction in the world today. The ability to experience the world around you without the daily dependence on glasses or contacts to perform functions such as driving and working leads to a deeper enjoyment of your day. One of the…

Published: July 16, 2017 Read Post

LASIK

If you wear glasses or contact lenses, you might consider surgery to correct your vision. LASIK is a popular vision correction procedure that uses a laser to reshape your cornea — the clear, round dome at the front of your eye — to improve the way your eye focuses light…

Published: July 9, 2017 Read Post

How Long Does LASIK Last?

In general, LASIK eye surgery is considered to be a permanent way to correct vision. Given that the procedure takes roughly 30 minutes total to complete, this is pretty impressive. Over the last several decades, LASIK results have proven to be very stable. After the initial healing period of…

Published: July 2, 2017 Read Post

Preparing for LASIK

Even though LASIK is a relatively safe procedure, it is normal to experience uneasiness or nervousness prior to surgery. If you are scheduled for LASIK eye surgery in Loveland, properly preparing for LASIK will help you feel more at ease and increase your chances of a positive outcome. Here…

Published: June 26, 2017 Read Post