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Flex Spending and Health Savings Accounts for Lasik or PRK procedures

Oct 20, 2014 @ 09:25 AM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Cost Of Lasik And Prk |

Flex spending and Health savings accounts are a benefit through your employer that allows employees to put a portion of their pay into a HSA or FSA account that is not taxed. The money in this account can be used to pay for dependent care, medical bills and other qualifying expenses such as over the counter medicines.  Laser vision correction procedures such as LASIK and PRK are eligible purchases under a health savings and flex spending account plans. 

What is the average cost of LASIK?

Oct 14, 2014 @ 11:51 AM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Cost Of Lasik Prk |

When a patient decides that they are tired of wearing glasses or contact lenses one of the first questions asked is am I a candidate and what does the surgery cost?  In our Washington, DC metropolitan area there are many laser vision correction centers and laser vision correction surgeons who quote different prices...

Treating Nearsightedness to Restore Clear Vision

Oct 10, 2014 @ 09:00 AM — by Andrew Holzman | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Lasik | Eye Care |

Laser eye surgeon Andrew E. Holzman offers a range of treatments for patients with nearsightedness.

Lori's PRK experience with Dr. Andrew Holzman

Oct 9, 2014 @ 02:48 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Prk Patient Video Blog |

The progress with Lori's vision has been wonderful...

PRK from our Patient’s Perspective - A video diary from Dr. Weigel post op day 4

Oct 6, 2014 @ 02:43 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Prk Patient Video Blog |

Lori and I met up yesterday for her four-day post-op PRK visit...

Lori's PRK experience - Part 2

Oct 3, 2014 @ 02:36 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Prk Patient Video Blog |

A video diary from one of our very own, Surgical Consultant Lori's PRK procedure.

PRK from our Patient’s Perspective - A video diary from Dr. Weigel

Sep 29, 2014 @ 12:47 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Prk Patient Video Blog |

Lori was kind of enough to let us document her PRK journey starting before surgery, and we'll touch base with her periodically as she moves through the healing process...

Custom LASIK Can Result in Improved Night Vision

Sep 10, 2014 @ 09:00 AM — by Andrew Holzman | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Lasik | Eye Care |

Laser eye surgeon Andrew E. Holzman offers patients custom LASIK, which can treat vision problems and even improve poor night vision.

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.