Can having LASIK save you time?

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Aug 25, 2020 4:40:44 PM

At the Rochester Eye and Laser Center, we want to let you in on a little secret: LASIK saves time. How long does it take you to put in contact lenses? Contacts are a waste of time. Don’t believe us? See for yourself how much time you may be wasting.

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Can I have LASIK if I have Keratoconus?

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Aug 13, 2020 10:46:23 AM

Keratoconus is a progressive eye disease in which the normally round cornea thins and begins to bulge into a cone-like shape. This cone shape deflects light as it enters the eye on its way to the light-sensitive retina, causing distorted vision. Keratoconus can occur in one or both eyes and often begins during a person's teens or early 20s.

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Myths About Sunglasses That Could Damage Your Vision

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Aug 6, 2020 11:30:00 AM

Did you know that too much sun on unprotected eyes increases the risk of eye disease? The good news is that prevention is simple: Wear sunglasses that block 99 to 100 percent of UVA and UVB radiation. But there are a lot of common myths about sunglasses and eye health. That’s why we are working to debunk the myths and offer tips to promote smart eye health choices.

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