Laser Eye Surgery Blog

Dos and don’ts of post op care

Being able to drive without glasses or contacts is a pleasure after Laser Eye Surgery. But exactly when you can get back in the driving seat depends on several factors including your recovery speed and the particular treatment you’ve had. For LASIK, it’s advised to take at least one full day off from driving. This means on the day of the surgery, and possibly the morning after, finding an alternative way to get around. The ideal options would be to call on a friend or… Read more

Dos and don’ts of post op care

Laser Eye Surgery — How Much Time Will I Need Off Work?

Depending on what you do for a living, you may be hoping you can get back to work immediately after Laser Eye Surgery. Or, you may be hoping to finally have some prescribed and leisurely time away. Preferably far away on some tropical island with plenty of medicinal cocktails and time spent resting. If you’re more likely to be in the latter group, unfortunately, that’s not what you’re going to get from Laser Eye Surgery. As a minimally-invasive procedure that takes minutes… Read more

Laser Eye Surgery — How Much Time Will I Need Off Work?

What are the Common Side Effects of Laser Eye Surgery?

Most people will see an improvement in their vision immediately after Laser Eye Surgery. For those who have spent a lifetime wearing glasses and/or contact lenses for a severe or even mild refractive error, this new clarity of vision can be an overwhelming and joyous experience. But like most experiences in life, it’s not all sunshine and rainbows. After having Laser Eye Surgery, some people will also experience side effects. Don’t let this put you off, though. Such side effects are mild,… Read more

What are the Common Side Effects of Laser Eye Surgery?