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Eye strain and Computer use - What can you do to help protect your eyes?

Aug 30, 2014 @ 10:03 AM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Lasik Prk Consultation |

Many patients feel eye strain both pre and post procedure with computer use. I found this article on computer eye strain and think it is helpful to pass along to you wether you are considering laser vision correction or not. The reality is that we all use our vision on computers, smart phones and tablets every day and if there are things that we can do to protect our eyes from dryness or strain then we should!

Dry Eye Question and Answer with Dr. Holzman

Aug 18, 2014 @ 11:11 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Lasik Prk Dr Andrew Holzman |

Dr. Jen Weigel OD is our Tyson’s Corner, Virginia’s Clinical Director.  Dr. Weigel writes her own personal blog to reach out to eye care providers in the metropolitan VA, MD and DC area to make sure that we all provide you with the best pre and post operative care available.  This post is a question and answer blog that Dr. Weigel and Dr. Holzman put together for affiliate doctors regarding dry eye and why we recommend Refresh optive lubricating eye drops.

LASIK Goggles: Basic Instructions and Benefits

Aug 11, 2014 @ 09:02 AM — by Andrew Holzman | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Lasik |

After LASIK, patients are given eye shields to wear in order to protect the eyes from accidental contact. Here are basic instructions to consider.

Can you explain what I can expect when I go in for my laser vision correction procedure?

Aug 6, 2014 @ 05:57 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Lasik Prk Dr Andrew Holzman |

I am sure that what keeps most people from doing LASIK, even though they want it, is fear.   Some people will say its too expensive, but in reality the real reason is that many people cannot fathom having anyone operate on their eyes.  They are paralyzed with the fear of the unknown. They think something is going to go wrong and that they wont be able to see. These fears are not rational and have no basis in truth.

How Long Do LASIK or PRK Results Last?

Aug 3, 2014 @ 05:29 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Enhancements Lasik Prk |

I am 23 years old and I want to have my vision corrected by having LASIK.  I am not sure what I am a candidate for so my question is if I have LASIK or PRK is it a one time procedure or will I have to have it again...

It has been a month since I had my LASIK surgery. About 3 days ago I noticed that my right eye is slightly red on the white part.

Jul 31, 2014 @ 04:52 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Lasik Question |

Almost Everyone has experienced red, bloodshot eyes at one time in their life or another.  Sometimes the redness only affects one eye, sometimes both eyes are affected...

What is the WaveScan and why do I need one before my LASIK or PRK procedure?

Jul 28, 2014 @ 07:20 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
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TheWaveScan technology is a highly advanced method that we use to collect important information about your eye...

Can LASIK or PRK correct Presbyopia?

Jul 24, 2014 @ 05:15 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Presbyopia |

If you are over 40 you may notice that either your reading vision is changing or that your arms are not long enough!  If this sounds familiar you may have a condition known as presbyopia.  Presbyopia is a condition of the eye where farsightedness is caused by the loss of elasticity of the lens of the eye, occurring most typically in middle age.

I have heard refractive surgery advertisements for LASIK and PRK can be deceptive. How do I find a reputable LASIK surgeon?

Jul 22, 2014 @ 02:53 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Patient Question Lasik Prk |

 

I have heard refractive surgery advertisements for LASIK and PRK can be deceptive.  How do I find a reputable surgical center and surgeon to perform my procedure?  There are many Laser vision Correction centers in the Washington, DC Metro area.  Radio and Print advertisements are everywhere saying that you can get your LASIK or PRK procedure from $299 per eye to $3000 person eye. 

LASIK Patient Testimonial - TLC Rockville, Maryland / Dr. Andrew Holzman MD, FACS

Jul 18, 2014 @ 10:15 AM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
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Patient Testimonials give those who are intersted in having LASIK or PRK a better idea of what it is like.  We are so grateful to those patients of ours who take the time to share their experience with others...Thank You for trusting Dr. Holzman and his TLC team with your vision.  We do beleive we are changing lives for the better!