Laser Eye Surgery Blog

The Growth of Laser Eye Surgery

Just a few years ago, the outlook for Laser Eye Surgery seemed somewhat bleak. Consumer watchdog Which? had published a report that highlighted deep and widespread problems among clinics, from insufficient advice and hot-air promises to deceiving prices and unrealistic claims. But the report was fair and comprehensive. And whereas it revealed that this may be the case for some Laser Eye Surgery clinics, it also showed it wasn’t a reflection of the many other private and independent clinics that do fair… Read more

The Growth of Laser Eye Surgery

The cost of lasik surgery

There’s no shortage of companies telling you why you should dish out more for Laser Eye Surgery… “Put your sight in the hands of a clinic you can trust.” “Your eyes deserve only the best care.” But at the same time, there’s also a smothering of companies letting you know you can pay less… “We’ve slashed treatment prices in our Spring/Summer sale!” “Laser Eye Surgery is now more affordable than ever!” Whatever they’re touting, most of us have more wits about us… Read more

The cost of lasik surgery

Lasik vs Smile

Newer doesn’t always mean better. My old worn-at-the-seams Converse are more comfortable than an unused, stiff and nice smelling pair. My sister’s scraggy stuffed lamb is more meaningful to her than a clean and factory-fresh newborn. Even the new Nokia 3310 has nothing on the modest brick, that is the original. But for some things, you don’t want the dusty antique of yesterday; you want the latest, greatest, shiniest, and most up-to-date version. The model that was made to beat all other models and incorporates the most cutting-edge and sophisticated technology,… Read more

Lasik vs Smile

Is the Laser Eye Surgery industry regulated?

In the rapidly growing markets of the 21st century, statutory regulation is always playing catch up. The rise of “legal highs” is a perfect example of this. For a substance to be considered a legal high, its sale or use just had not to be banned by current legislation. The hundreds of labs discovering new synthetic compounds with psychoactive and mood-altering properties was simply no match for regulatory organisations, the job of whom is to ensure every product for sale is safe and… Read more

Is the Laser Eye Surgery industry regulated?