Page 3 of 912345...Last »

 

Laser Eye Surgery Blog

Laser Eye Surgery Fears: What If My Optometrist Finds A Problem I Didn’t Know About?

People avoid doctors for many reasons. Some find appointments difficult to pack into a busy schedule, some are unwilling to open up to a doctor, or worried about perceived ‘time wasting’, and many even fear that being amongst sick people in the doctor’s waiting room will result in contamination! However, something that is perhaps discussed less often is the common fear that a doctor may find a problem that is bigger than what the appointment was initially booked for. This fear is,… Read more

Laser Eye Surgery Fears: What If My Optometrist Finds A Problem I Didn’t Know About?

Essential Advice On Eye Health

Last year, National Eye Health Week reminded us all of the importance of regular eye tests. It’s recommended we have our eyes examined at least every two years, not only to ensure they’re healthy, but also to check for changes to our current prescriptions. Health organisations advised that some of us are more likely than others to experience eye conditions, including those aged over 40, of African Caribbean origin or with a close family member that suffers with glaucoma. Worrying, such conditions… Read more

Essential Advice On Eye Health

Can I Have Laser Eye Surgery If I Am Prone To Keloid Scarring? [video]

Keloid scarring is found to have no influence on Laser Eye Surgery results. The over production of collagen tissue found in scars on the skin keloid formation has not been shown to be affected in the healing process within the cornea. I was obviously apprehensive about the procedure and surprised and delighted how painless and quick it all was. I could read almost immediately and it’s the best thing, I ever have done.  – Paola Nyderek Mr Carp explains at London Vision… Read more

Can I Have Laser Eye Surgery If I Am Prone To Keloid Scarring? [video]

What Does The Price Of Laser Eye Surgery Not Include? [video]

The price of Laser Eye Surgery does not include any external appointments with any other consultants prior to treatment, nor does it include any tests that we think you should have based on your health of your eyes. Talk with your health care provider for further details regarding this matter. London Vision Clinic is more than happy to give you a consultation on the health of your eyes and discuss further action that needs to be taken. We want to be sure… Read more

What Does The Price Of Laser Eye Surgery Not Include? [video]

Is There An Upper Age Limit For Laser Eye Surgery? [video]

Mr Glenn Carp explains at present we do not believe there is an upper age limit. But extensive screening process at London Vision Clinic highlights suitability for Laser Eye Surgery regardless of age. Click to see the video. “The London Vision Clinic really couldn’t be more professional, helpful or make you feel more at ease. Prior to my surgery I felt anxious but during, before and after the clinic staff reassured me that it would be fine, which it been together with… Read more

Is There An Upper Age Limit For Laser Eye Surgery? [video]

What Does The Laser Eye Surgery Price Include? [video]

The price of the Laser Eye Surgery is for both of your eyes and for all of your pre octave appointments, all of your aftercare for up to a year’s length minimum and for all of the eye drops you will be needing during that time. We want to be sure that the price of the Laser Eye Surgery will leave you feeling worth your money and time to invest into your eyes. “The London Vision Clinic provided pre & post op… Read more

What Does The Laser Eye Surgery Price Include? [video]

Can I Have Laser Eye Surgery If I Am Pregnant Or Breastfeeding? [video]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0mvCGVfHLW8&w=320&h=240 Mr Glenn Carp explains pregnancy and Laser Eye Surgery. It’s a cliche but this really has changed my life! My only regret is I didn’t do it sooner! There was no pain during the procedure or after and my eyesight now is better than when I wore contact lenses! It’s amazing to wake up in the morning and be able to see without trying to find my glasses! – Fiona Davis Pregnancy or breast-feeding is essentially a relative contraindication to Laser… Read more

Can I Have Laser Eye Surgery If I Am Pregnant Or Breastfeeding? [video]

Can Laser Eye Surgery Treat Squinting?[video]

Strabismus or squints cannot be treated with Laser Eye Surgery as this is surgery that is required on the muscles around the eye.  Laser Eye Surgery should have no bearing on a strabismus or a squint.  It should not make the squint worse, it should not make it better.  Occasionally, there may be a small residual refractive error after the eye surgery, which may enhance the appearance of the squint but of course this can be managed either with further enhancement Laser… Read more

Can Laser Eye Surgery Treat Squinting?[video]

Can I Have Laser Eye Surgery If I Have Uncontrolled Diabetes? [video]

If Laser Eye Surgery patients have uncontrolled diabetes, whether it is type 1 or type 2 diabetes, we prefer to delay surgery until the patient has had a chance to work with their General Practitioner and effectively bring their diabetes under control. Patients can experience fluctuations within their refractions while they are uncontrolled and as a result, the results of the actual treatment may not be as accurate as they could be. In addition, while they are uncontrolled, they tend to have… Read more

Can I Have Laser Eye Surgery If I Have Uncontrolled Diabetes? [video]

Can I Have Laser Eye Surgery If I Have Night Vision Disturbances? [video]

At the London Vision Clinic we screen all patients for night vision disturbance prior to their Laser Eye Surgery procedure. Various questionnaires are provided for patients to ascertain the level of night vision glare that they experience prior to having treatment. Further investigation is then performed to ascertain the reason behind patients experiencing these night vision issues. In certain patients we may be able to improve their night vision but in most instances, depending on the underlying cause, one would expect the… Read more

Can I Have Laser Eye Surgery If I Have Night Vision Disturbances? [video]

Page 3 of 912345...Last »