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At What Age Should You Get LASIK

At What Age Should You Get LASIK

What is LASIK surgery? LASIK, which stands for Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis, is one of the most popular and common elective surgeries in the United States. LASIK is a form of refractive eye surgery used to improve vision problems caused by refractive errors...

How To Choose The Best LASIK Surgeon

How To Choose The Best LASIK Surgeon

When you make the choice to invest in your vision with LASIK surgery, it’s important to find a surgeon you can trust. Read on to learn all you need to know about selecting the right surgeon for your LASIK procedure. What is LASIK? LASIK, which stands for...

What Are the New Ways to Remove Cataracts?

What Are the New Ways to Remove Cataracts?

What are cataracts? Cataracts occur when the natural lens of the eye becomes cloudy due to proteins in your lens breaking down. This can cause things to look hazy, blurry, or less colorful and can impact quality of life and overall health due to poor vision. Most...

Solar Eclipse Eye Safety Tips

Solar Eclipse Eye Safety Tips

As excitement builds for the solar eclipse on April 8, we’re thrilled to guide fellow stargazers in Columbus, Ohio. In our city, catch an impressive 99% totality, or venture a bit north for the magical 100%. At Columbus Laser & Cataract Center, we’re here to help...

How long does a cataract operation take?

How long does a cataract operation take?

Cataracts may be a natural progression of aging, but that doesn’t mean people have to live with the disadvantages of cataracts for longer than necessary. Every year, over 3 million Americans undergo cataract surgery to restore their vision and eye health. If you are...

What Qualifies You for LASIK

What Qualifies You for LASIK

What is LASIK? Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis, or LASIK, is a very common procedure performed to reduce a patient’s dependency on an eyeglass prescription or contact lenses. LASIK corrects some of the most common vision problems that exist, known as refractive...

Does LASIK Permanently Fix Eyes?

Does LASIK Permanently Fix Eyes?

What is LASIK eye surgery? How does LASIK eye surgery work? LASIK, or Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis, is a very common procedure used to reduce a patient’s dependency on eye glasses or contacts. LASIK is specifically performed to correct refractive errors in...

Protecting Your Eyes During the Solar Eclipse

Protecting Your Eyes During the Solar Eclipse

Solar eclipses have captivated people for generations—and for good reason! But, directly viewing these celestial events can threaten your vision. Learn how to safely enjoy Ohio's upcoming solar eclipse without putting your eyes at risk. What is a solar eclipse? During...

Which Is Better For Cataract Surgery Laser Or Traditional?

Which Is Better For Cataract Surgery Laser Or Traditional?

Cataract surgery is one of the safest, most performed procedures in the world. For decades, cataract surgery could only be performed one way. This traditional method was done by hand, and it is still the most popular cataract surgery technique today. Thanks to...

7 Signs You Have Cataracts (and Might Need Treatment)

7 Signs You Have Cataracts (and Might Need Treatment)

While the normal eye lens is supposed to be clear, a cataract clouds the lens, resulting in vision that looks similar to a fogged-up or frosty window. Having clouded vision can impede multiple aspects of everyday life, from reading and writing to driving a car....

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