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Allergies Got You Down – Consider LASIK

As fall approaches, allergies once again rear their ugly head for many Triangle area residents. Eye allergies are one of the most common disorders of the eye, affecting approximately 40 million Americans. The vast majority…

Smoking and LASIK: The Blinding Truth

Most of us by now are aware of the dangers that can result from smoking. Smoking of any kind not only damages the lungs by decreasing lung capacity, it also increases the risk of cancer,…

Raleigh Eye Center’s Statement on LASIK Safety

The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery represents more than 9,000 eye surgeons worldwide. ASCRS treats all concerns about the safety and effectiveness of LASIK very seriously. Based on substantial research and data collected…

Which Laser is Best for My LASIK Procedure?

When it comes to laser vision correction, not all lasers are created equal. LASIK outcomes can vary based upon the technology used in the treatment. In the Triangle, there are several different lasers used in…

The Parasite that Loves Contact Lenses

Most of us are aware that we have bacteria both inside and on the surface of our bodies. We grew up learning about the “good bugs” and the “bad bugs.” There are, however, parasites and…

Understanding LASIK Technology

With a variety of options available in laser vision correction, how do you know what is best?  As a patient, it can be confusing knowing which option is best and why.  At Raleigh Eye Center,…

Don’t Gamble on Your Eyes

Laser vision correction continues to liberate millions of Americans from their glasses and contact lenses. LASIK and PRK treatment plans and outcomes are as unique as the person who is having their eyes corrected. Several…

What Makes a Good LASIK Patient?

As the most popular corrective procedure performed in the U.S., LASIK has helped more than 14 million Americans see clearly. Due to its’ popularity, it is easy to see why many myopic, astigmatic and hyperopic…