Worldwide, an average 95.4 percent of LASIK patients are satisfied with their new vision, according to the first review of the world body of scientific literature, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery announced today.
With 16.3 million patients having had LASIK worldwide, and more than a decade of clinical study and technological innovation behind it, LASIK is conside... More
Maybe. New kinds of artificial lenses are offering many seniors an option for improving their vision as part of cataract surgery.
Cataracts are a fact of life and a natural part of aging that results in clouding vision. Left untreated, cataracts can lead to vision loss that can really cramp your style. People with cataracts have more car accidents, are more likely to suffer injuries... More
Do your eyes feel itchy, gritty or like you have something in them? You may have dry eye and don’t know it.
Dry eye is one of the most common reasons patients visit an ophthalmologist. It’s estimated that as many as 25 million Americans suffer from it. Most commonly, it afflicts women and the elderly. And it can make your life miserable.
Tear film is what keeps the e... More
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