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Is NOW Your Time to Achieve Visual Freedom?
At Eyes of Texas Laser Center, we specialize in a variety of vision correction procedures. Since Customized LASIK may not be the best choice for everyone, we offer other options could help you achieve your best vision…without the daily hassles of glasses and contact lenses. Recently we saw a client who was very interested in LASIK surgery when she […]
Maintaining “20/Happy” After LASIK
Our surgeon, Dr. L. Shawn Wong. M.D., has successfully corrected vision well over a decade now in Austin with LASIK. Many of our LASIK clients have enjoyed great vision for many years without any additional visits to an eye specialist. If you are one of those “20/Happy” clients who hasn’t been in lately for an annual eye exam, here is some info you’ll want to know… While vision […]
95% of LASIK Patients are Satisfied
A study conducted by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) announced that on average 95.4% of LASIK patients worldwide are satisfied with their new vision. Richard L. Lindstrom, M.D., president of the ASCRS said “We find that there is solid evidence in the world’s scientific literature to affirm that there is an […]
Myopia and your Child
We all want what is best for our children and that includes wanting their eyes to be as healthy as possible. Myopia, also known as near sightedness, in children is a concern that all parents have. There are many causes for near sightedness, ranging from genetic to environmental but there may be ways to help […]
Treat Yourself to Better Vision!
Have you ever considered any form of laser eye surgery, but just weren’t sure if it was right for you? In the past you may not have been a good candidate for laser eye surgery, but with every passing year advances are made in the field of laser eye surgery. Just because in the past […]
5 More Laser Eye Surgery Myths
No one knows the long term effects of laser eye surgery Laser eye surgery has been around for more than fifteen years now with numerous studies done on the long and short term effects it has on your eyes. The data so far shows that after healing there are generally no negative effects, giving doctors […]
LASIK Surgery and Having Children/Nursing Baby
A question asked many times by our female clients is if they should delay having LASIK laser surgery until after they finish having children. The concern is that hormonal changes during pregnancy may change a mommy-to-be’s glasses or contact lens prescription. The same can apply to nursing moms as well. Our surgeon at Eyes of […]
Laser Vision Correction vs. Water Fun
This entry was originally posted over the summer. However, due to the magic of computers and internet, somehow it disappeared. Originally we thought it would be odd to re-post it in November, but in reality this information applies year-round. So all of you “tri-athlete types” and “water aerobic aficionados,” read on!… A common concern that many […]
Is LASIK Surgery Right For You?
Are you tired of having to wear your glasses or putting in your contacts and wish there was something easier? Most people know about LASIK surgery, but a lot of them aren’t sure if they’re good candidates for LASIK surgery. At Eyes Of Texas Laser Center we’d like to help you learn more about LASIK […]
LASIK Eye Surgery in Austin Review
Just over 2 years ago, one of our more creative clients volunteered to write a blog about his Customized LASIK experience at Eyes of Texas Laser Center. Marc Gunn is a Celtic American musician, podcaster, and avid blogger. Go to www.marcgunn.com/articles/2007/03/lasik-eye-surgery-in-austin-review.shtml (Part One), and www.marcgunn.com/articles/2007/03/lasik-eye-surgery-in-austin-review-part.shtml (Part 2) to read about Marc’s laser vision correction experience. Marc’s homepage is www.marcgunn.com