Category: LASIK

What To Look For In A LASIK Surgeon

You’re Ready To Have LASIK That’s great! Amazing! The next step is finding the right LASIK surgeon for you – one that you feel comfortable with and confident in. After all, you only get one set of eyes for a lifetime and caring for them is essential! Taking the time to research the best surgeon… Read More

Use It Or Lose It: Fully Understand Your Flex Plan

Maximize Every Dollar It’s that time of year again. Crisp days, chilly nights, pumpkin spice, sprinklings of holiday decor popping up in stores and homes. The year almost complete, our thoughts gently turn to… I wonder if I have any money left in my FSA and will I lose it if I don’t use it… Read More

So You Think You’re Not A Candidate For LASIK?

Think Again! One of the most common things we hear at Mann Eye Institute is people telling us they didn’t think they would be a candidate for LASIK for one reason or another. In most cases, nothing could be further from the truth! LASIK has come a long way since it first emerged on the… Read More

What They Don’t Tell You about Discount LASIK

It’s not unusual to see sales promotions promising LASIK surgery for $499 per eye, which may sound like a tempting bargain to act on. Not so fast. Discount LASIK does exist, and if it sounds too good to be true…believe it! Low-cost LASIK likely comes with certain considerations including the use of low-grade technology for… Read More

Do Eye Surgeons Have LASIK?

The short answer is YES. Eye Surgeons have LASIK. Over 700,000 LASIK procedures are performed in the U.S. each year, according to the American Academy of Ophthalmology. In total, more than 12 million patients in the U.S. and over 30 million worldwide have chosen LASIK surgery to restore vision with a remarkable level of success…. Read More

LASIK While Pregnant?

I’m Pregnant. Can I Get LASIK? Pregnancy and LASIK eye surgery are not a dynamic duo. Pregnant LASIK is not advised by most reputable refractive surgeons—the same surgeons who also suggest female patients wait a couple months after they are finished nursing their baby before having LASIK. While it’s not unsafe for you or baby,… Read More

Dispelling Myths about LASIK Surgery

LASIK remains the most popular refractive surgery in the U.S., correcting a variety of common vision problems. According to The American Refractive Surgery Council, LASIK enjoys an unprecedented 96% patient satisfaction rate, the highest of any optical elective procedure. Because LASIK surgery is prevalent, there is a great deal of information circulating about the procedure—and… Read More

Poor Vision? We Have Answers To Aging Eyes

When it comes to one of our most precious personal assets—our eyes—it is comforting to know there are choices for caring for them at any age. Here we will discuss problematic vision conditions and specific solutions in restoring your sight to peak performance. 

Topography guided LASIK – optimizing your patient outcomes and happiness!

Mann Eye Institute has been a leader in technology and innovation for decades. One of the latest advancements in corneal refractive surgery now offered exclusively at Mann Eye is blade-free, all-laser, topography-guided refractive surgery. The Alcon Wavelight Femtosecond and Excimer platform, combined with Contoura Topography Guided ablation, is the latest and most advanced corneal refractive… Read More

What Happens After LASIK?

You took the exciting leap to get LASIK surgery to free your eyes to see, so what’s next? You know LASIK is the most popular refractive surgery in the U.S., correcting nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. Blade-Free All-Laser LASIK at Mann Eye Institute is fast, completed within 10-15 minutes for both eyes. You will typically see… Read More