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Laser Eye Surgery Explained

A lot has happened in the field of Laser Eye Surgery in its introduction more than thirty years ago. So much so that today there is an endless barrage of information on the topic. Unfortunately, whether due to being outdated, misguided, used for promotion, or simply ill-informed, a lot of that information is incorrect. This can make it tricky when it comes to navigating the market or Laser Eye Surgery providers and finding out if the procedure is a good option for you. We’re going to help… Read more

Laser Eye Surgery Explained

Are plastic contact lens actually bad for the planet?

Climate change used to be a distant concern in the back of our minds. A vague intention to recycle and carshare to help out your grandkids and maybe save a few polar bears. Now it’s right on our doorsteps. To the point leading climate scientists around the world have signed an agreement warning of “untold suffering due to the climate crisis” and suggesting that “to secure a sustainable future, we must change how we live.” It sounds clear and simple enough. Ditch… Read more

Are plastic contact lens actually bad for the planet?

Is Laser Eye Surgery Safe in the UK?

When you ask friends and family or talk to colleagues around the office about Laser Eye Surgery, you’ll probably find a lot more people have had it than you first thought. The fact is, Laser Eye Surgery has now been around 25 years. Today, it’s just another routine procedure carried out thousands of times a week in clinics and hospitals around the world. Safety will always be a hugely important conversation that needs to be had. Today it’s no longer a question if Laser Eye Surgery is… Read more

Is Laser Eye Surgery Safe in the UK?

What is the most advanced Laser Eye Surgery?

You know when you buy a new car, upgrade your phone, or get a new washing machine, that you typically want the most advanced version available. You know advanced here is a good thing, because it means greater performance and all-round better experience. But what does advanced mean in the world of Laser Eye Surgery? And does it even matter? As Laser Eye Surgery is a technological procedure, the short answer is absolutely. But even its earliest treatments look advanced compared to… Read more

What is the most advanced Laser Eye Surgery?

What are the Alternative Treatments to Laser Eye Surgery

Vision correction technology has seen great advancements over the past few years. Using the latest in laser technology, patients who suffer from conditions such as myopia (short-sightedness), hyperopia (long-sightedness), presbyopia (ageing eyes), and astigmatism, can be safe in the knowledge that Laser Eye Surgery is statistically the safest medical procedure in the world. On top of that, suitability rates have risen to the point that we’re able to treat 98 percent of patients. Unfortunately, though, not all patients are eligible for treatment. And… Read more

What are the Alternative Treatments to Laser Eye Surgery

What is IntraLase and is it Better Than Conventional Laser Eye Surgery? [video]

With so many different treatment types, brand names, and abbreviations, diving further and further into Laser Eye Surgery can often make you feel like you’re going backwards. Once you think you have one thing figured out, you uncover something else that confuses you again, or a clinic introduces a new cutting-edge technology that you just need to know about. One of these terms is IntraLase. Unlike many, however, IntraLase represents one of the most significant leaps in Laser Eye Surgery since the… Read more

What is IntraLase and is it Better Than Conventional Laser Eye Surgery? [video]

About Laser Eye Surgery Costs

It’s not uncommon for standard prices to exclude what we think should be standard practices. Things like Wavefront technology, year-long aftercare, and a comprehensive initial screening. For this reason it’s important to get a clear breakdown of what the costs include before making any commitments. At London Vision Clinic, all our Laser Eye Surgery fees include: Initial screening Wavefront analysis Ophthalmic exam Wavefront-guided treatment (if applicable) Contact lens trials (if applicable) Interim glasses required between High Profile treatments VHF Artemis Insight 100 VHFU… Read more

About Laser Eye Surgery Costs