Who should not have laser eye surgery?

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Feb 20, 2024 11:55:23 AM

Certain lifestyle factors can impact the suitability of individuals for laser eye surgery. For instance, those involved in contact sports or occupations with a higher risk of eye injuries may not be the best candidates for this procedure. Moreover, individuals with a history of dry eye syndrome or other eye conditions may require treatment before considering LASIK.

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7 Things About LASIK Surgery

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Jan 25, 2024 1:36:30 PM

Considering LASIK surgery? Take the time to educate yourself by conducting thorough research and consulting with Dr. Lindahl, the esteemed LASIK surgeon in Rochester. And to pique your interest, here are seven fascinating facts about laser eye surgery that might surprise you.

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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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