How LASIK can free you from the restraints of bifocals

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Sep 6, 2023 1:29:23 PM

Bifocals are eyeglasses that feature two lens powers, allowing wearers to see both near and far objects. In the past, individuals with bifocal vision had no choice but to wear special glasses or contact lenses in order to correct their vision. However, LASIK (Laser-Assisted in situ Keratomileusis) can now free them from this dependence on eyewear. This procedure uses a laser beam combined with sophisticated computer technology to reshape the cornea of the eye, correcting refractive errors like nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. It is important for patients considering LASIK who use bifocals to understand what they should expect before and after undergoing surgery as there are certain factors that need to be taken into account during evaluation for eligibility for this procedure.

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Flexible Payment Plans for LASIK

by The Rochester Eye & Laser Team on Aug 31, 2023 1:19:46 PM


Have you ever dreamed of waking up in the morning with crystal-clear vision, free from the hassle of glasses or the discomfort of contacts? Well, guess what? These flexible payment plans for LASIK might just be the ticket to achieving that dream!

Now, you may be wondering, "How can I afford LASIK?" Well, fear not! These flexible payment plans for LASIK are here to save the day. There are flexible payment options that allow you to undergo the procedure without breaking the bank or draining your savings account.

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Does Medicare Cover LASIK Eye Surgery?

by Christian Worstell on Aug 23, 2023 12:57:42 PM

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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