Laser Eye Surgery Blog

When was LASIK invented?

Throughout history, there have always been people who suffer from poor vision. This is unsurprising: As the body’s second most intricate and complex organ — with over 2 million moving parts — the human eye requires an incredibly precise arrangement of components to function correctly. It takes just one of these elements to be the wrong shape, misaligned, or malfunctioning, for the light that falls on the eye to fail to focus properly and result in everything from a slight distortion to… Read more

When was LASIK invented?

How many people have had LASIK surgery?

Laser Eye Surgery has exploded over the last few decades to become one of the world’s most popular elective procedures. Famous faces of the celebrity and fashion world such as Nichole Kidman, Kim Kardashian, and Brad Pitt have undergone LASIK for a freer and more adaptable look. Many of the world’s greatest performers such as Tiger Woods, LeBron James, and Christiano Ronaldo have chosen to retire their rims for a life of improved performance and limitless vision. Not to mention the thousands… Read more

How many people have had LASIK surgery?

The number one reason Londoners have Laser Eye Surgery

Along with the likes of New York, Paris and Tokyo, London is known as one of the world’s leading global cities. The capital has become a central hub and a magnet for talent, drawing people from all over the globe and producing world-class performers in everything from the arts and media to finance and healthcare. It’s unsurprising then that ever since the 19th century, London has been a centre of medical excellence; with Harley Street, in particular, being recognised for its large… Read more

The number one reason Londoners have Laser Eye Surgery

A Brief History Of Laser Eye Surgery

From most things you hear and read, an its name, you would think Laser Eye Surgery is a relatively new technique. But the idea of surgically correcting vision by reshaping the surface of the eye has actually been around for many years — nearly half a decade — in a variety of forms. The field is known as refractive surgery. And since the 1970s, its purpose has been to change the way light enters the eye by reshaping the cornea, removing refractive… Read more

A Brief History Of Laser Eye Surgery