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Should Diabetic Patients Undergo LASIK?

When undergoing a surgical procedure, the potential for complications can make most patients a little nervous. This is especially true for those with diabetes. Part of this stems from the increased risk diabetic patients face…

5 Mistakes LASIK Patients Make

LASIK vision correction is something most people with refractive errors dream about. They want to be able to enjoy life and all that it has to offer without a dependency on glasses or contact lenses….

Five Questions to Ask Before Having LASIK

If you are one of the millions gearing up to have LASIK this year, you are probably in the process of deciding where to go for this important procedure. While the procedure has evolved into…

LASIK After 40: Special Considerations

LASIK After 40: Special Considerations Laser Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis, or LASIK is the most popular cosmetic procedure performed in the U.S., having helped more than 18 million Americans see clearly since it was approved in…

Understanding Presbyopia

Between the ages of 40-45, the phrase that is uttered out of almost every adult is “my eyes just aren’t as good as they used to be.” People that never wore glasses now need glasses…

Should I Wait to Have LASIK?

Should I Wait to Have LASIK? Comparing the Cost of LASIK, Contact Lenses & Glasses LASIK vision correction surgery is something that many people with refractive errors such as myopia and hyperopia, are considering for…

Getting the Biggest Bang for Your LASIK Buck

If you are like many Raleigh, NC flexible spending account (FSA) holders, you are scrambling this time of year to use the remaining money left in your account. There are only so many bandages and…

When LASIK is Not the Best Option

Millions of people undergo refractive surgeries such as LASIK and PRK each year, making it one of the most popular surgical procedures performed in the U.S. There are certain people, however, who should stick with…

What is Monovision and Should I Get It?

As we age, all kinds of wonderful things start happening. Many of us begin wondering if our arms are shrinking because the objects we used to see up close now need to be held at…

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…

Now is Clearly the Time for LASIK

As summer continues to grow close, people are preparing their bodies for the beach and pool. The desire to feel and look your best in a bathing suit is quite common. One thing that is…

In Their Words – Rebecca’s LASIK Story

Two years ago Rebecca Paul was considering having LASIK. She was tired of dealing with her glasses and contact lenses. Read about her experience before, during and after having LASIK at Raleigh Eye Center. I…

The Importance of the Patient Story

Over the past 25 years, millions of Americans have enjoyed the benefits of laser vision correction procedures such as LASIK and PRK. Its widespread popularity has helped ease the mind of many who were hesitant…

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…