InSight LASIK & Refractive Group

LASIK in Teens

April 14, 2012 — by Dr. Zimmer
Tags: Lasik Refractive Surgery Lasik And Teens Laser Vision Correction

LASIK is an excellent option for reducing your dependence on eye glasses and contact lenses. But is it right for teenagers? We get asked that quite a bit, and we’d like to look at the issue right now.

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Benefits of the CustomVue&™ System

April 13, 2012 — by Dr. Zimmer
Tags: Custom Lasik Refractive Surgery Laser Vision Correction Laser Eye Surgery

Custom LASIK offers many advantages over traditional LASIK surgery. If you are looking to reduce your dependence on glasses and contact lenses, custom LASIK surgery is an ideal option for you and your needs.

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Higher vs. Lower Order Aberrations

March 12, 2012 — by Dr. Zimmer
Tags: Lower Order Aberrations Higher Order Aberrations Custom Lasik Wavefront

LASIK surgery has been able to address lower order aberrations with ease for years. Custom LASIK, however, can address higher order aberrations as well as lower order aberrations. We’d like to look at what these two terms mean and why custom LASIK offers great advantages to our patients.

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LASIK Costs and Financing

March 10, 2012 — by Dr. Zimmer
Tags: Lasik Refractive Surgery Financing Options Payment Plans

LASIK can put a financial burden on an individual or a household, which is why there are various financing options and payment plans to consider. These will help break the total cost of the surgery into affordable monthly payments.

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The Importance of Pupil Measurement in LASIK

February 27, 2012 — by Dr. Zimmer
Tags: Lasik Refractive Surgery Laser Vision Correction Pupil Measurement

LASIK is refractive surgery that reshapes the cornea and improves your vision. Pupil measurement will play a role in your LASIK surgery to some extent. Let's take a look at this matter right now.

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Presbyopia - Who Does it Affect?

February 22, 2012 — by Dr. Zimmer
Tags: Presbyopia Monovision Icls Vision Correction

Presbyopia is a common vision problem and eye condition that people experience in middle and age and advance age. Let's look at its causes, its symptoms, and how it can be treated.

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Foods that Are Good for the Eyes

December 29, 2011 — by Dr. Zimmer
Tags: Refractive Errors Cataracts Glaucoma Healthy Eyes

Even though you can undergo different vision correction treatments in order to improve your vision, there are some foods that are known to promote better eye health. Let’s give some of these foods a quick look.

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How to Choose a LASIK Center

December 21, 2011 — by Dr. Zimmer
Tags: Lasik Lasik Surgeon Laser Eye Surgery Refractive Surgery Center

Never take choices about eye care and vision health for granted, especially when you’re considering LASIK surgery or other refractive treatments. Here are some tips on selecting a LASIK center and LASIK surgeon.

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Age Requirements and LASIK

November 1, 2011 — by Dr. Zimmer
Tags: Myopia Hyperopia Astigmatism Refractive Errors

While many people are good candidates for LASIK, the age of the patient makes a big difference on whether or not a person can undergo LASIK. Let’s look at age requirements for LASIK and other important matters.

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Dry Eye after LASIK

October 23, 2011 — by Dr. Zimmer
Tags: Dry Eye Laser Vision Correction Refractive Surgery Lasik

Dry eye is a common side effect after LASIK surgery has been performed. It’s for that reason that many people who suffer from dry eye syndrome are not good candidates for LASIK. Let’s examine this issue in a little more detail.

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