What is The Average Cost of LASIK?

Wondering how much it costs to have LASIK surgery in Loveland?  Price is often a top concern of those considering corrective eye surgery. Some surgeons quote a flat fee per eye, while others quote a price based on the amount of vision correction needed…

Published: July 19, 2015 Read Post

Are You a Good Candidate for LASIK?

If you wear glasses or contact lenses to correct your vision, you may be wondering if LASIK in Greeley could provide you with the clear vision you’ve always wanted. The truth is, only an experienced ophthalmologist can determine if your eyes are healthy enough for this procedure. Even if…

Published: July 12, 2015 Read Post

Is LASIK a Good Idea for Seniors?

Corrective eye surgery (LASIK) is the vision method of choice for many people under the age of 50. But is it a good idea for senior citizens too? Is there any reason why not? Senior citizens can benefit greatly from LASIK eye surgery,…

Published: July 7, 2015 Read Post

Summer is Perfect for LASIK

Considering LASIK surgery?  Summer is a great time to have it done, says the staff at Eye Center of Northern Colorado in Greeley. With schools closed for the summer break, you don’t have to worry about school commitments, pickups or car pooling. Although…

Published: June 29, 2015 Read Post

Wearing Make-up After Cataract Surgery

Many cataract surgery patients want to know when they can start wearing make-up after laser-based cataract surgery. There is no set rule for how long you should wait; every patient will be different. At the very minimum, most patients should not wear any type…

Published: June 22, 2015 Read Post

Can I have LASIK if I have Keratoconus?

Keratoconus (ker-uh-toe-KOH-nus) occurs when your cornea — the clear, dome-shaped front surface of your eye — thins and gradually bulges outward into a cone shape. Keratoconus is a progressive disease. According to the staff at Eye Center of Northern Colorado in Greeley, Colorado, it can occur in…

Published: June 15, 2015 Read Post

Afraid of Pain During LASIK? Don’t Be.

If you’re afraid of pain during LASIK surgery, you’re not alone.  Here at Eye Center of Northern Colorado in Fort Collins, many of our clients express this concern pre-surgery.  Patients often worry that since they are awake during the procedure, it will be uncomfortable.  However, you…

Published: June 10, 2015 Read Post

How Do You Handle Visual Information Overload?

Have you ever experienced information overload…on your eyes? There is a real condition called Load-Induced Blindness that occurs when you have too much visual information coming at you. A new study showed that when you are faced with a lot of visual data at once, your ability to see…

Published: June 1, 2015 Read Post

Do You Need Reading Glasses or LASIK?

Why is that restaurant menu so blurry? The first step to answering that question is to identify when your blurred vision occurred. Have you had blurry vision for most of your life? Or is this a new condition that has popped up recently? There could be many reasons why…

Published: May 26, 2015 Read Post

Dangers of Improper Contact Lens Care

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released a report showing there are almost one million doctor visits in the United States every year for eye infections due to improper contact lens care. It is estimated that 38 million Americans wear contact lenses. While contacts in Greeley,…

Published: May 18, 2015 Read Post