SMILE Eye Surgery vs. LASIK: A Detailed Comparison

What Is SMILE Eye Surgery? SMILE (small incision lenticule extraction) is a laser eye surgery intended to correct nearsightedness (often in higher degrees of severity) astigmatism to improve the patient’s overall vision. SMILE is the most recently developed mainstream laser eye surgery to earn consideration for widespread treatment. Although it is relatively new, refractive errors… Continue Reading →

Comparing SMILE and LASIK Eye Procedures

When looking into refractive eye surgery options, two of the most common procedures you will likely consider will be SMILE (Small Incision Lenticule Extraction) and LASIK (Laser-Assisted in Situ Keratomileusis) – and for good reason. Both procedures are tried and true methods of vision correction that can provide you the freedom of sharp vision without… Continue Reading →

Common Eye Surgeries for Every Age Group

As we age, it is natural that the health and performance of our eyes will change and eventually need an intervention to maintain effectiveness. These changes happen at varying rates, impacted by factors like genetics and health-related behaviors. When considering treatment options, we must also assess how our eyesight affects our daily lives, taking into… Continue Reading →