Using Your HSA for LASIK: What You Need to Know

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Nov 15, 2023 11:24:56 AM

Discover how you can use your Health Savings Account (HSA) to cover the cost of LASIK surgery and make your vision dreams a reality.

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The Connection Between Air Quality and Eye Health

by Guest Author Teri Silver on Oct 30, 2023 3:36:50 PM

Clean, healthy air is a key component to clear vision. However, the connection between air quality and eye health is often overlooked. Dirty, musty, hazy air leads to eye and respiratory problems. Polluted air irritates your eyes, causing short-term and long-term effects.

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Cause of Night-Time Side Effects After LASIK

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Oct 13, 2023 7:00:00 AM

Night glare is a common occurrence after undergoing Laser Eye Surgery. Although it may be perceived as a side effect, it is actually an integral part of the eyes' healing process. Every patient who undergoes Laser Eye Surgery will experience some form of night glare as their eyes recover.

Night glare symptoms, including the appearance of halos and starbursts, are a natural result of the cornea swelling after Laser Eye Surgery. While this may initially sound concerning, it is important to understand that this swelling is actually a beneficial response from the body to expedite the healing process of the eyes.

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