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6 Benefits Of An Intacs Procedure

Intacs were originally developed to treat mild versions of myopia or nearsightedness. Now they have become an FDA approved medical device extremely effective in reducing or eliminating nearsightedness and astigmatism in patients with keratoconus. If ...

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What is an Amniotic Membrane and How is it Used?

Most of us are familiar with the term amniotic with regard to the protective fluid around a fetus before birth. However, it has other special properties useful in eye surgeries and injuries. Let’s investigate what an amniotic membrane is and how it...

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5 Reasons University Students Should Consider LASIK

It’s back to school time for our college and university students. Parents are frantically purchasing all the necessities for dorm life as their son or daughter heads to college. Even if this isn’t a student’s first year of college, among the ma...

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Assisting a Family Member That Has Hyperopia (Farsightedness)

It is quite difficult for elderly people, especially your mother or father, to tell you they are having visual problems. They don’t know how to describe it and most of the time they don’t even realize there has been a change – then their pr...

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