Summertime often means long hours in the sun. Most of us remember to protect our skin by applying sunblock, but don’t forget that your eyes need protection as well. It is important to start wearing proper eye protection at an early age to shield your eyes from years of ultraviolet exposure.. . .
LASIK eye surgery is a form of laser eye surgery that can repair a person’s vision so that glasses and contacts are no longer needed. When performed by a qualified ophthalmologist, LASIK eye surgery can be of the utmost benefit to a person’s life. For now, let’s take a quick. . .
Author: Santo Rizzo Nothing is better than warm weather, a good cookout, family and friends, and topping the night off with an extravagant firework show. July is not only for some 4th of July fun, but is also UV safety awareness month! UV, known as ultraviolet rays are released from. . .
Author: Santo Rizzo As we age, the likelihood of developing cataracts in our eyes increases. For those not familiar with the term, a cataract is the clouding of the lens in our eye that affects vision. Cataracts are not contagious and cannot spread from one eye to the other, so. . .
LASIK Steps At Laser Eye Surgery of Erie, we work hard to make your LASIK experience as easy and stress-free as possible.For your comfort and convenience, the surgery suite is located within our office. You will need someone to drive you the day of your procedure and you should plan. . .
If you’re ready to have LASIK surgery, you’re probably focused on one thing: seeing better. Many people don’t realize that the vast majority of LASIK patients have improved vision almost immediately after their procedure. They sit up seeing the world in a whole new way and it’s very exciting. Despite. . .
Thinking you can’t afford LASIK? Think again! Chances are, if you are currently wearing corrective eyewear (ie glasses or contacts), you are spending far more than you’ve probably considered.Remember, Blade-Free LASIK only has to be performed once*; glasses and contacts are an annual purchase.
Good vision and overall eye health are vital to learning. The Laser Eye Surgery of Erie joins the American Academy of Ophthalmology in emphasizing the importance of healthy vision to academic success during Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month in August.