How To Know If PRK Or LASIK Is Right For You
Both PRK and LASIK are types of refractive surgeries used to correct vision and reduce or eliminate the need for glasses and contacts. The only way to know for sure if PRK or LASIK is right for you is to be examined by an experienced surgeon. Patients undergo a series of tests to determine eligibility […]
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’s used. Amniotic Membrane Amniotic membrane is the innermost layer of the placenta tissue […]
Intraoperative Wavefront Aberrometry & the Future of Cataract Surgery
If you have not heard this tongue twister previously, let us explain intraoperative wavefront aberrometry & the future of cataract surgery in language you can understand. Cataract surgery has come a long way in the last several decades. From your grandfather’s cataract surgery results to today’s results represent an amazing leap forward. Now a new […]