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Your Complete Guide to Winter Eye Safety

Your Complete Guide to Winter Eye Safety

With winter just around the corner, there are a lot of fun events and activities to get excited about. The upcoming holiday season, gatherings, and activities can take up most of your thoughts. With everything else on your mind, it can be easy to overlook eye health...

Avoid Vision Scares this Halloween

Avoid Vision Scares this Halloween

Dressing up in creative costumes and trick-or-treating are just two fun things to look forward to in October. But your Halloween can take a frightening turn if you don’t take proper precautions. Both costume contact lenses and extravagant eye makeup can pose scary...

What to Know Before Your LASIK Consultation

What to Know Before Your LASIK Consultation

Wearing glasses or contacts can be just another part of life or even a fun fashion statement for some. For others, they can feel like a nuisance. If you fall under the latter category, you may have considered LASIK eye surgery to reduce your reliance on eyeglasses....

Everything You Need to Know About IOLs

Everything You Need to Know About IOLs

If you or a loved one have been considering cataract surgery, you have probably come across the term ‘intraocular lens.’ You may have asked yourself, “What is an intraocular lens?” To put it simply, intraocular lenses (IOLs), also known as implantable lenses, are...

Practice Firework Safety this Fourth of July

Practice Firework Safety this Fourth of July

With the Fourth of July just around the corner, it can be easy to forget something as important as firework safety with all of the festivities. Around 15% of fireworks injuries are eye injuries, with the most severe injuries causing permanent vision loss and eye...

Can Cataracts Grow Back? And Other Common Questions About Surgery

Can Cataracts Grow Back? And Other Common Questions About Surgery

Happy Cataract Awareness Month! This June, the Columbus Laser & Cataract Center team wants to bring you all the information you need to know about cataracts and cataract surgery. Is cataract surgery scary? For many people, the idea of any surgery is intimidating....

Are You a Poor Candidate for LASIK? AST Might 
Be Right for You

Are You a Poor Candidate for LASIK? AST Might 
Be Right for You

LASIK is a household name and rightfully so—over 10 million Americans have chosen this surgery to improve their vision without contacts or glasses. But there’s another procedure out there that can also deliver excellent results. Advanced Surface Treatment, or AST, is...

Rubbing Your Dry Eyes: Helpful or Harmful?

Rubbing Your Dry Eyes: Helpful or Harmful?

When your eyes feel dry (especially with the spring allergy season), it can be tempting to remedy your discomfort by rubbing them with your hands. But is this habit helpful? Read on to see why people rub their eyes and why it can cause more harm than good.  Why do...

What is the Average Age for Cataract Surgery?

What is the Average Age for Cataract Surgery?

As people age, changes in health and appearance are natural. Cataracts are one of the most well-known vision changes in aging adults, occurring naturally and gradually as proteins in the eye's lens become cloudy. This process can cause blurry vision, light...

Fall in Love With Your Post-LASIK Vision

Fall in Love With Your Post-LASIK Vision

LASIK can be a quality-of-life changing procedure. Fortunately, LASIK is a quick surgery with a typically mild and uncomplicated recovery process. While the recovery period may be relatively short, it is essential to take care of your eyes after LASIK so you get...

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