5 Things People Without Contacts Don’t Understand

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Jul 21, 2021 12:57:47 PM

People who wear contacts on a daily basis know that the struggle is very real and very consistent. Even past those first few days, even once you think you’re getting the hang of the whole thing, there is so much that goes wrong that people without contacts just. don’t. understand.

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You want your LASIK to include CONTOURA® Vision

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Jun 30, 2021 10:00:00 AM

CONTOURA® Vision is state-of-the-art, topography-guided LASIK treatment that is the latest FDA approved LASIK eye surgery technology available in the U.S.

Why CONTOURA® Vision?

This new technology has unique capabilities that provides Ophthalmologist, Ken Lindahl at the Rochester Eye and Laser Center, a greater degree of personalization.  No other LASIK procedure available in the U.S. is this precise and individualized. The procedure is redefining the term “quality of vision” with studies showing that many patients experienced better vision than they ever did with glasses or contact lenses.

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Does Medicare Cover LASIK Eye Surgery?

by Christian Worstell on May 11, 2021 11:33:44 AM

It’s never too late to take steps to correct your vision, and many older adults on Medicare may be wondering if and how LASIK eye surgery is covered by Medicare. 

While LASIK eye surgery is not covered by Original Medicare (Medicare Part A and Part B), some Medicare Advantage plans (Medicare Part C) may cover LASIK eye surgery. Medicare Advantage plans are sold by private insurance companies and are an alternative way of receiving Medicare health benefits and prescription drug coverage.

Medicare Advantage plans often cover routine vision care, prescription glasses and contact lenses. Many of these Medicare Advantage plans with vision benefits may also cover LASIK ...

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