Top Questions about LASIK – Part Two

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Jun 22, 2016 7:30:00 AM

If you are curious about LASIK and considering the procedure, it’s likely you have a number of questions about it. That’s a good thing. We want our patients to be completely informed and comfortable about their choice, and we are happy to answer any and all questions. Here are a few more of the top questions we get. Also take a look at Top Questions about LASIK - Part One.

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Optometrists and Ophthalmologists-Know the Difference?

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Jun 17, 2016 12:39:28 PM

Are you one of the many people who are confused about the difference between optometrist and ophthalmologist? You might think the terms are interchangeable and generally mean “eye doctor.” That’s far from the truth – the two kinds of eye care professionals are, in fact, very different.

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LASIK and Reading Glasses

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Jun 8, 2016 10:32:56 AM

A very common question we hear at Rochester Eye and Laser Center is, “Can LASIK vision correction eliminate the need for reading glasses?” The answer is “yes” and “no.”

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The Miraculous “Bionic Eye”

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Jun 2, 2016 4:35:18 PM

You may remember the popular TV series, “The Six Million Dollar Man.” Col. Steve Austin, played by actor Lee Majors, was an astronaut severely injured in a crash. Through the miracles of technology, Austin was “rebuilt.”  Bionic implants in his right arm, legs, and left eye resulted in superior strength, speed and vision, earning him the moniker “The Bionic Man.”  It’s hard not to fantasize about the experience!

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