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Cataract Surgery Options

Cataracts are a cloudiness that forms in the normally clear lens of the eye, leading to decreased vision. Although cataracts are a leading cause of vision loss in people over the age of 40, cataract surgery options offer an easy solution to clear vision for the millions that suffer…

Published: July 29, 2018 Read Post
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What to Expect Before, During and After LASIK – Part Two

After LASIK Immediately following the procedure, you may experience mild burning or itching in your eye. It could also feel as if something is stuck in your eye. Your vision may be hazy or slightly blurry, and some tears are common. It’s extremely important that you refrain from rubbing your…

Published: July 22, 2018 Read Post
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What to Expect Before, During and After LASIK – Part One

Before LASIK Prior to a LASIK procedure in Virginia Beach, you will need a thorough consultation and complete eye examination by one of our doctors to determine if you are a good candidate for the surgery. During your pre-surgery examination, your doctor will: Dilate your pupils to fine-tune…

Published: July 15, 2018 Read Post
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LASIK for Nearsightedness

To see clearly, the cornea and the lens must bend, (refract) light rays so they focus on the retina. The retina is a layer of light-sensing cells that line the back of the eye. These cells convert the light rays into impulses that are sent to the brain where they…

Published: July 8, 2018 Read Post
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LASIK Flap Complications

Despite its excellent record of success and safety, LASIK eye surgery, like all surgical procedures, has some associated risks. Most LASIK side effects are mild and temporary. While serious complications, such as those associated with the LASIK flap, are extremely rare, it’s important that patients be fully aware of…

Published: July 1, 2018 Read Post