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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LASIK and Pregnancy or Breastfeeding

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Aug 25, 2023 1:46:00 PM

LASIK is a great option to consider if you would like to see clearly and reduce your dependence on corrective lenses (i.e., glasses, contacts). It’s a great option to consider for people suffering from refractive errors, such as Myopia (Nearsightedness), Hyperopia (Farsightedness), and Astigmatism.

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How to Maximize Your LASIK Eyesight Investment

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Mar 29, 2023 11:55:08 AM

LASIK, or Laser-Assisted in situ Keratomileusis, is a form of refractive surgery that can help correct vision problems like nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. By reshaping the cornea using a laser to improve its focusing power, LASIK can reduce or eliminate your need for glasses or contacts. This procedure has become increasingly popular over the years due to its high success rate and minimal recovery time. But beyond just providing better vision, LASIK also offers an opportunity for those with vision problems to save money in the long run. With proper care and maintenance of your eyesight following the procedure, you could end up saving thousands on eyewear costs throughout your life.

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