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How to Choose the Right LASIK Surgeon and Clinic for Your Vision Correction Needs

How to Choose the Right LASIK Surgeon and Clinic for Your Vision Correction Needs

Choosing to undergo LASIK surgery is a major decision that can significantly improve your vision and impact your overall quality of life. But, making the decision to have the surgery is just the beginning. The most important step in ensuring a successful and satisfying vision correction experience is finding the right LASIK surgeon and clinic. … Read more

Do's and Dont's After LASIK Eye Surgery

Do’s and Dont’s After LASIK Eye Surgery

Deciding to undergo LASIK eye surgery is a significant step towards achieving clearer vision and eliminating the need for glasses or contact lenses. While common and generally safe, this procedure requires careful attention during the recovery phase to ensure the best outcomes and minimize potential complications. Understanding and following the dos and don’ts after LASIK … Read more

Patient Concerns About LASIK Surgery

Addressing Common Patient Concerns About LASIK Surgery

Many people hesitate to make decisions that could significantly improve their lives because they’re unsure about what’s involved. This is especially true for those considering LASIK surgery to correct their vision. The idea of eye surgery might seem scary if you don’t know what to expect. Our aim is to clear up any confusion and … Read more

Does LASIK Surgery Hurt

Does LASIK Surgery Hurt?

LASIK eye surgery stands out as a top-of-mind choice and a beacon of modern medical miracles when finding ways to achieve perfect vision. It offers a life-changing solution for people suffering from the constraints of glasses or contact lenses. However, the lifelong question remains – “does LASIK surgery hurt?” This comprehensive blog will provide an … Read more

Post-LASIK Care

Post-LASIK Care: How to Maintain Your Vision Health

Undergoing LASIK surgery is a transformative experience for many, offering freedom from glasses and improved vision. However, the journey to optimal vision health doesn’t end in the surgery room; it extends into the crucial weeks and months of post-LASIK care. Proper aftercare is essential for maintaining your eyes’ health and ensuring your LASIK results’ longevity. … Read more

Cost of LASIK Surgery

Cost of LASIK Surgery: What Factors Into the Price?

LASIK surgery has become a popular choice for those looking and no longer relying on glasses or contact lenses. The convenience and long-term benefits make it an attractive option, but one crucial aspect often raises questions: the cost of LASIK surgery. Discover the various factors that contribute to the price tag attached to LASIK procedures. … Read more

Debunking Common Myths About LASIK Surgery

Debunking Common Myths About LASIK Surgery

LASIK surgery has become a widely recognized and popular method for correcting vision, thanks to its proven success rate and advancements in technology. Despite its popularity, there are still many misconceptions floating around that can deter potential patients from considering this life-changing procedure. Understanding the facts is crucial for anyone contemplating LASIK to make an … Read more

Recovery After LASIK: What to Expect and Tips for Healing

Recovery After LASIK: What to Expect and Tips for Healing

According to the NCBI (National Center for Biotechnology Information), LASIK surgery has made a monumental impact in the field of eye care, with an estimated 20 to 25 million laser vision correction procedures performed on 10 to 15 million patients in 2021. This transformative procedure represents a significant leap forward for those seeking independence from … Read more

Pre-LASIK Checklist: Getting ready for your eye laser surgery

Pre-LASIK Checklist: Getting ready for your eye laser surgery

So you have finally decided to say goodbye to your glasses and contact lenses and opt for LASIK eye surgery. Congratulations! LASIK is one of the most popular refractive surgeries worldwide, with over 700,000 procedures performed each year in the United States alone. However, before you go under the laser, there are certain things you … Read more

Are You Awake During LASIK Eye Surgery?

Are You Awake During LASIK Eye Surgery?

As LASIK eye surgery increasingly becomes a byword for visual liberation, a growing number of prospective patients are engaging in a critical dialogue about a key aspect of the procedure: the state of consciousness during the operation. This pivotal query often sits at the forefront of discussions, as understanding what happens during LASIK can significantly … Read more

Is LASIK Eye Surgery Worth It

Is LASIK Eye Surgery Worth It?

LASIK eye surgery stands as a beacon of progress in vision correction, with a well-substantiated success rate through extensive clinical research. According to the American Refractive Surgery Council,  about 99 percent of LASIK patients achieve vision that exceeds 20/40, and more than 90 percent attain 20/20 vision or even better. Since its FDA approval over … Read more

The Science Behind Laser Eye Surgery: How Does LASIK Work?

The Science Behind Laser Eye Surgery: How Does LASIK Work?

Laser eye surgery transforms lives. Among its types, LASIK stands out as a front-runner. Patients need to grasp the science that empowers this vision-correcting marvel. What is LASIK? LASIK stands for Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis. This advanced procedure has seen significant evolution in terms of technology and technique since it first came into practice. Its … Read more

Does LASIK eye surgery hurt

Does LASIK eye surgery hurt?

Laser eye surgery sculpts the cornea, the eye’s clear front window, to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. LASIK (laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis) is the most usual type of refractive eye surgery, and it entices hundreds of thousands of Americans each year with the promise of freedom from glasses and contact lenses. But the thought of … Read more

Are You a Candidate?

LASIK Eye Surgery Qualifications: Are You a Candidate?

The world of vision correction has been revolutionized by LASIK eye surgery, a procedure that has granted millions with crystal clear vision.  This is evident in the statistics: according to a 2016 study in the Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, a staggering 99.5% of patients reported achieving better than 20/40 vision post-LASIK. Despite these … Read more

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Unleashing Precision: The Power of Modern LASIK Eye Surgery Technology

Over the years, LASIK eye surgery technology has undergone a remarkable transformation. What was once a promising but relatively crude procedure has become a precise and highly effective method for correcting various vision issues. The latest LASIK eye surgery technology represents the culmination of decades of research and development, offering patients a safer, more comfortable, … Read more

Lasik Surgery for Astigmatism Recovery Time

Lasik Surgery for Astigmatism Recovery Time

Laser vision correction has undeniably transformed the way many view the world around them, offering a sharper and clearer perspective, especially for those grappling with refractive errors like astigmatism. In this blog, we will delve into astigmatism, its implications, and the nuances of recovery post-LASIK, ensuring you’re well-equipped with the knowledge to make informed decisions … Read more

Preparing for LASIK Surgery for Astigmatism

Preparing for LASIK Surgery for Astigmatism

If you’re wondering how to prepare for LASIK for astigmatism, you’ve come to the right place. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll delve into the crucial aspects of understanding and managing astigmatism and how LASIK surgery can provide a viable solution. Schedule a LASIK Consultation Today at Saddleback Eye Center, the top referred LASIK eye center … Read more

LASIK For Astigmatism Everything You Need to Know

LASIK For Astigmatism: Everything You Need to Know

According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, astigmatism is a widespread refractive error that affects roughly one in three people. With such a significant portion of the population impacted by astigmatism, the need for reliable and effective treatment options like LASIK for astigmatism becomes increasingly crucial. Refractive errors encompass a range of eye conditions influencing … Read more

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LASIK Patient Story: Meet Dr. Auth

Dr. Jonathan Auth is a physician and general pediatrician in Orange County. One month ago, after 15 years of pondering over the possibility of LASIK, he decided to schedule an appointment for an exam with Dr. Manger.  Read below to hear his story: “As a physician and general pediatrician, I have a lot of experience … Read more

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14-Step LASIK Exam: Test #1 The Auto Refractor

Have you been considering having a LASIK exam with Dr. Manger?  Did you know the LASIK exams at many LASIK centers only last an average of 45-60 minutes? At Saddleback Eye Center, we conduct an extremely thorough, 14-test exam that typically takes 2.5 hours to complete! Not only will your eyes be thoroughly tested, but … Read more

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Eye Drops: Tips and Tricks!

Eye Drops: Tips and Tricks! If you’re fearful of using eye drops, know you’re not alone! Chances are that you might be putting in the drops incorrectly! Holding the bottle directly above your eye and then watching the drop as it falls slowly toward your eye is possibly the hardest way to do this. Plus, … Read more

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