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Several Lasik Eye Surgery Questions Addressed

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There are few issues that can be more devastating than experience serious issues with your vision. For those that suffer from vision problems, there are surgical procedures that can be used to correct many of these issues. In particular, Lasik has emerged as a popular option, but there are some questions that prospective patients may benefit from having answered. Can Anyone Undergo Lasik Surgery To Correct Their Vision Problems? There is a particularly frequently believed idea that anyone can undergo Lasik. Read More»

Four Reasons To Stop Delaying LASIK Treatment

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If you wear glasses or contacts, you’ve undoubtedly heard of LASIK, the laser-based surgical procedure to correct your vision. But while most people are aware of LASIK, many delay having it performed either because they are afraid or side effects or are unaware just how many benefits it offers for patients. If you’re delaying having LASIK treatment, make today the day you finally move forward and make an appointment for an evaluation. Read More»

Getting An Eye Exam

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You vision is perhaps one of the most important aspects of your life. It is very important that you keep your eyes healthy, and that you have your eyes checked at least once a year. Many people have not had their eyes checked since they were in grade school. It is important that you have your eyes checked because they can change so slowly you may not even recognize the change. Read More»

How High Blood Pressure Affects Your Eyes

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Having high blood pressure can cause additional health problems all over your body, and your eyes are no exception. If you’ve been diagnosed with high blood pressure, your doctor has most likely recommended that you visit an eye doctor, like Cripe Stephens & Stickel, more often. If you’re wondering why and how high blood pressure puts your vision at risk, keep reading to learn more. Constricted Veins When your blood pressure elevates above healthy, normal levels, problems can occur with the veins and arteries throughout the body. Read More»

3 Reasons To Ditch The Glasses For Multifocal Contact Lenses

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Many people who need multifocal vision correction may be unaware that contact lenses are an option. Additionally, you have a wide variety of options for lenses like people who only need single-vision correction. There are several reasons and benefits to trying multifocal contact lenses. Improved Comfort One of the major problems of wearing glasses when you have multifocal vision needs is the need to switch between glasses. You may have multiple pairs of glasses that you take on and off throughout the day depending on whether you are reading or need improved distance vision. Read More»