• Advancements in LASIK Surgery: What Patients Should Expect

    Understanding LASIK Eye Surgery LASIK eye surgery has been helping people improve their vision since the 1990s, and recent advancements in LASIK surgery have made it even better and more precise. When performed by a reputable eye surgeon, LASIK has an overall complication rate of a fraction of one percent, and the procedure can address […]

  • LASIK Vision Correction in Southern NH

    Which conditions can LASIK correct?

    If you have trouble with your vision, and you wear glasses or contacts, you’ve probably wondered if LASIK surgery is for you. For some people, LASIK is almost a miracle, giving them clear vision and freedom from corrective lenses. It’s not right for everyone, though, and some conditions cannot be corrected through LASIK. How do […]

  • What’s the Best Time to get LASIK?

    If you’re trying to schedule LASIK, you might be wondering about the best time to do it. This can raise many questions for you, both about LASIK in general and also about your own unique life situation. Should you avoid certain times of year? Should you wait for a time when there’s not too much […]

  • How Pop Culture gets LASIK wrong

    Picture this: A girl lies on a surgical table, nervously clutching a teddy bear, as the doctor clamps her head into a device that renders it immobile. The doctor places a device in the girl’s eye to hold it open, then says something about having incomplete files, and leaves the room. As the girl calls […]

  • LASIK Surgery in Spindel Eye Associates

    What You Need To Know About LASIK Eye Surgery

    LASIK eye surgery is an extremely popular procedure, performed on over 600,000 people in the United States each year. Intended to reduce a person’s dependency on glasses and contact lenses, LASIK is safe and effective for treating myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism. If you’re considering undergoing LASIK eye surgery, there are a few things you need […]

  • Post LASIK Care

    Post-LASIK Eye Surgery Care Tips

    LASIK eye surgery is a common procedure, and it only takes about five to ten minutes per eye. After you’ve had LASIK, you probably know you’ll need someone to drive you home. But what happens after that? Do you know what to expect in terms of vision and discomfort? What are the best ways to […]

  • How to Know it’s the Right Time for Your Cosmetic Surgery?

    The decision to get cosmetic surgery is not something to be taken lightly. While electing to have a procedure done is a very personal choice, too many people make the leap before they are ready, bringing on the inevitable feelings of regret, disappointment, and disbelief. Cosmetic surgery can be wonderful when approached correctly, improving the […]

  • The Benefits of Femtosecond Lasers and Why We Use Them

    The Benefits of Femtosecond Lasers and Why We Use Them Precision, safety, and speed When it comes to your eyes, there is no such thing as being too careful, especially when you are talking about LASIK eye surgery. A traditional LASIK procedure uses a precise surgical instrument known as a microkeratome to create a thick […]

  • Fixing Nearsightedness with LASIK

    Nearsightedness, a condition that causes people to have trouble seeing faraway objects—while still having excellent vision for nearby objects—is one of the most common types of refractive errors. Being nearsighted can make your life difficult in any number of ways. If you have severe nearsightedness, for example, you may need to wear eyeglasses in order […]

  • Why Your Eyesight Changes with Age

    If you’re over 40 and planning to visit your vision center near Windham for an eye exam, then you may have questions about how your age can affect your vision. Read on to learn about how age can result in changes in your eyesight. In Your 40s While there is a lot that you can […]