In 2017 alone, over 638,000 U.S. patients underwent LASIK. It is estimated that up to 718,000 people will undergo the procedure in 2020, as LASIK continuously proves to be an effective permanent solution to refractive errors.
According to the National Health and Wellness survey, approximately 16.4 million people have been diagnosed with dry eyes. While dry eyes are fairly common, the condition can affect day-to-day activities and compromise your comfort.
In today’s digital age, many children and adults spend hours a day playing video games. While video games can be fun and interactive, spending too much time attached to a screen can have a negative impact on your visual health. Consult your local eye doctor to help minimize the effect of video games on your vision.
LASIK is a vision correction method increasingly gaining popularity among people who used to wear contact lenses or eyeglasses. This procedure involves using a laser beam to reshape your cornea and removing or at least reducing the structural infirmities responsible for your refractive error.
Dry eye syndrome is a result of having an insufficient quantity or poor quality of tears. The lack of lubrication in your eyes can cause them to become red, itchy and irritated, compromising your visual comfort.