LASIK vs SMILE Eye Surgery: What are the Differences?

Think about how many people you know who wear glasses or contact lenses, and you will realize how common vision problems are. Eye surgery such as LASIK or SMILE can dramatically improve your vision. While these two procedures have some things in common, they work differently, making them appropriate for different people.  What are LASIK… Continue Reading →

How Much Does LASIK Cost?

Laser eye surgery can dramatically improve your vision and may free you from glasses and contacts. Many people have questions about the cost of treatments like LASIK. Fortunately, you have many options to make LASIK affordable. You can even save money on corrective lenses.  What is LASIK Laser Eye Surgery? LASIK is a type of… Continue Reading →

LASIK vs. SMILE vs. PRK: Which One is Right for Me?

You may be considering vision correction if you want to limit or eliminate your need for glasses or contacts. While LASIK is the most well-known, SMILE and PRK are extremely effective options. Only a consultation can determine which will work best for you.  What are LASIK, SMILE, and PRK? LASIK, SMILE, and PRK are types… Continue Reading →

LASIK vs. Contact Lenses: What Is the Best Choice?

The need for vision correction is highly prevalent worldwide. In fact, according to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, more than 150 million people use corrective eyewear to compensate for refractive errors in just the United States alone. Additionally, Americans spend more than $15 billion each year on eyewear to correct their vision deficiencies. Although contact… Continue Reading →

LASIK vs. PRK: Differences, Costs, and Which Is Better

LASIK and Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK) are vision correction procedures with similar goals in mind: to improve vision and reduce one’s reliance on glasses and contact lenses. Before going into the differences between the two laser eye surgeries, it’s important to understand the similarities that PRK and LASIK share. Both procedures reshape the cornea to correct… Continue Reading →