Are You a LASIK Candidate?

LASIK is refractive eye surgery performed to correct or improve vision.  During LASIK, a trained eye surgeon from Eye Center of Northern Colorado in Greeley creates a flap in the cornea.  A laser is then used to reshape the cornea, which corrects most vision problems. For people with…

Published: June 2, 2016 Read Post

LASIK Eye Treatment

LASIK, otherwise known as laser in-situ keratomileusis, is a very popular procedure for correcting vision problems and is performed across the United States and around the globe. Laser vision correction works by reshaping the cornea to produce better vision results.  By reshaping the cornea, light traveling through…

Published: May 22, 2016 Read Post

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Published: May 4, 2016 Read Post

Can LASIK Fix Astigmatism?

Astigmatism is an eye condition where the eye is irregularly shaped, looking like a football in shape instead of being round as an eye should be.  The astigmatism causes distortion of light rays and interferes with vision. At one point, astigmatism was difficult to treat through laser…

Published: April 25, 2016 Read Post

Eye Surgery for Farsightedness

Tired of wearing contacts lenses or eyeglasses for your farsightedness?  Have you considered LASIK eye surgery for farsightedness? Eye surgery for farsightedness continues to grow in popularity and is a frequently requested procedure.  LASIK reshapes the cornea and changes the way light rays enter your eye,…

Published: April 18, 2016 Read Post

Corrective Eye Surgery

Corrective eye surgery, also known as laser eye surgery or refractive surgery, is a surgical procedure that corrects vision problems.  There are different types of correction eye surgeries available to today’s patient.  Two popular procedures are: LASIK:  LASIK stands for laser in-situ keratomileusis.  LASIK eye surgery is…

Published: April 14, 2016 Read Post

LASIK and Tax Refunds

Tax refund time is one of the best times of the year for many people.  The extra money often finds its way to purchases for new home furnishings, clothing and….LASIK?   Yes, LASIK.  Why not? If you have a tax refund coming, LASIK might be a great…

Published: April 4, 2016 Read Post

Types of Cataracts

There are three main types of cataracts.  These three are: Subcapsular cataract. This type of cataract occurs at the back of the eye’s natural lens.  Those most at risk for this type of cataract includes people who suffer from diabetes or take high doses of steroid…

Published: March 28, 2016 Read Post

LASIK in One Eye Only

Are you considering LASIK but only want to try it in one eye just in case it comes out bad?  That’s a common concern.  In years past, refractive surgery was often performed one eye at a time. Modern LASIK surgical techniques have advanced a great deal. …

Published: March 22, 2016 Read Post

LASIK and Diabetes

Are you a diabetic and interested in LASIK?  While diabetes isn’t necessarily going to prevent you from having a LASIK procedure, it does raise concerns. According to the FDA, diabetes may be a contraindication to LASIK for several reasons.  These reasons include: Delayed or poor healing…

Published: March 16, 2016 Read Post