Laser Eye Surgery Blog

Laser Eye Surgery by surgeons, not companies

It’s often pretty clear how you know if someone sees what they do as much more than just a job. They’re most comfortable talking about what they do, so when you ask them anything that’s even slightly related to it their eyes light up and then you can’t shut them up. They work even when they don’t have to, and, of course, spend most their spare time thinking about it. And if given the choice to do anything else, even retire right… Read more

Laser Eye Surgery by surgeons, not companies

What post-operative care you should expect after Laser Eye Surgery

It’s the weeks leading up to Laser Eye Surgery when you put the extra time in to make sure you’re fully prepared for the procedure and it fits nicely into your life. And most people believe that, once the treatment comes, all of that is over, and you’re free to enjoy the results and get back to your normal routine. But the process doesn’t end as soon as you hop out of the chair. What comes after Laser Eye Surgery is just… Read more

What post-operative care you should expect after Laser Eye Surgery

Quick guide: Laser Eye Surgery technology

Aside from the brain — the most complex structure in the known universe — the human eye is by far the most complex and fascinating organ in the body. Evolved over millions of years from basic photosensitive cells, these precious globular organs allow us to process light and see the world in all its magnificent glory. You could even say they are one of our most sophisticated pieces of technology. And as such, it’s only right that they require the very best in technology… Read more

Quick guide: Laser Eye Surgery technology

How many private eye surgery clinics in London?

When searching for a Laser Eye Surgery clinic in London, you’ve probably noticed there are a lot of names you’re not familiar with. Like many cities, there’s the usual big chains — companies like Optimax and Optical Express that operate and advertise on a national scale — but there are way more names like Advanced Vision Care, Moorfields, and Focus that are completely new to you. You also can’t help but notice these unfamiliar clinics are all clustered around one area: Harley Street in… Read more

How many private eye surgery clinics in London?

8 reasons a high staff to patient ratio makes a difference

When was the last time someone sat you down and asked you a series of personal questions about your life? For me, it was yesterday. Unsatisfied with the care of my GP, I tracked down a medical herbalist near where I live, situated a few miles away along the winding narrow lanes and undulated hills of the Cumbrian countryside. Arriving at her home-based practice, according to the map and instructions she’d scanned in and sent me (you can’t rely on GPS out here),… Read more

8 reasons a high staff to patient ratio makes a difference

Where does the laser eye treatment take place?

Depending on which Laser Eye Surgery clinic you go to, whether it’s a high street provider, private hospital, or independent clinic, exactly where your procedure takes place will differ. There are several commonalities, though. For instance, it’s sure to resemble an operating theatre, house various pieces of medical equipment and apparatus, and, hopefully, be home to a friendly and expert laser eye surgeon. You may be thinking apart from that, what more do you really need? Well, it turns out a lot… Read more

Where does the laser eye treatment take place?