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Adventure-Loving Austinite is Loving Her Life After LASIK

When Austin-based travel and lifestyle blogger and Instagram influencer Chelsea Bancroft decided she was tired of the hassles and restrictions of glasses and contacts, she knew it was time to do something about it. This globe-trotting, twenty-something had left one too many pairs of prescription glasses on an airplane and dropped one too many contact… Read More


What to Do for Occasional Dry Eye

Occasional dry eye symptoms? No big. Most people deal with dry eye periodically and don’t even…bat an eye (sorry; couldn’t help it). This kind of dry eye is not a major concern and can usually be handled easily with simple home remedies. Do you deal with occasional dry eye? Try these tips your mom probably… Read More


Cataracts: What Is and Isn’t Covered by Insurance?

If you’re over the age of 50, asking whether Medicare covers cataract surgery is a wise move. After all, cataracts are the leading cause of blindness worldwide and as you get older, your risk of developing cataracts only increases. Today, cataracts affect more than 22 million Americans age 50 and older, and as the U.S…. Read More


Does LASIK Cause Dry Eye?

LASIK has long been the most popular refractive surgery in the U.S., correcting a variety of common vision problems — and it still is! According to the American Refractive Surgery Council, LASIK enjoys an impressive 96% patient satisfaction rate, the highest of any optical elective procedure out there. Because LASIK is so popular, there is… Read More


See the Next School Year Better with LASIK

Teachers, are you enjoying your summer break? We hope so because you deserve it! You’ve worked hard all year guiding, teaching, mentoring, coordinating and a hundred other things! Even with families and responsibilities of your own, you still invest in your students every day, making a positive difference for the future. We hope you’re in… Read More


Can LASIK Treat Astigmatism?

If you have astigmatism (a common imperfection in the eye’s curvature that causes vision to be blurry at all distances), you may think or have even been told that you can’t have LASIK. You may think you don’t have any vision-correcting options beyond glasses and/or contacts for the rest of your life. This is a… Read More


Sam’s LASIK Story

From Sam: “Getting LASIK was, without contest, the best personal investment I have ever made.

 Each day, I wake with the magic of sight and no longer have to worry about the safety of my vision “accessories” – glasses/contacts. As someone that is an active camper, hiker and climber, this has brought me extraordinary peace… Read More


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Briana’s LASIK Story

From Briana: “When I had finally had enough of hassling with poor vision and contact lenses and decided I wanted to get LASIK, I knew that family and friends swore Mann Eye Institute was THE place to go! I received my driver’s permit at the young age of 15, and I was told I have… Read More


Anthony’s LASIK Story

From Anthony: “The LASIK eye surgery I received from the Mann Eye Institute was amazing. The entire process was stress-free and the post-surgery instructions were clear and easy to follow. The consultation was even easier than I expected. The team made me feel comfortable during the consultation and advised me that I had eye allergies… Read More


Destiny’s LASIK Story

From Destiny: “I wanted to get LASIK for quite some time, but I was very nervous. A friend/co-worker referred me to Mann Eye Institute. I did some research and read a lot of good reviews, so I decided that it wouldn’t hurt to go through with the consultation and see how I felt afterward. Everyone… Read More


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