LASIK is a type of eye surgery for correcting eye refraction issues, and has helped millions of patients see more clearly in recent years. If you are considering getting one soon, read on as Northern Virginia Doctors of Optometry discusses the qualifications for LASIK surgery.
Can LASIK Cause Dry Eye Syndrome in Patients?
One of the most effective ways to correct vision problems is with LASIK (laser-assisted in-situ keratomileusis) refractive surgery. This involves the reshaping of the cornea, the eye’s front surface, to permanently deal with nearsightedness, farsightedness or astigmatism. But much research has revealed that LASIK can cause dry eye syndrome in patients following the procedure. Is […]
A Closer Look at the LASIK Procedure
The number of LASIK eye surgery patients by the year 2020 is projected to be around 718,000. As the popularity of this type of refractive surgery grows, it’s wise to familiarize yourself with the procedure. Today, Northern Virginia Doctors of Optometry talks about how you can prepare for LASIK and what to expect during and […]
Blue Light and Your Eyesight
In this digital age, gadgets and other forms of technology are considered more of a necessity than a luxury. While using them has undoubtedly made everyday tasks easier, overexposure to the blue rays they emit may be harmful to your visual health.
Lafont: Combining Culture, Creativity and Craftsmanship
No two eyes are alike, which is why your trusted eye care clinic offers one-of-a-kind eyeglasses. We carry frames from some of the most notable names in the industry that address your visual acuity needs and aesthetic preferences.