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Can LASIK Reduce Headaches?

Sep 13, 2016 @ 02:26 PM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Eye Care |

Can LASIK reduce headaches? The short answer is, it depends. For certain types of headaches, LASIK can potentially provide some relief.

Smoke Gets In Your Eyes: LASIK and Cigarette Smoke

Aug 11, 2016 @ 11:46 AM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik |

LASIK and Cigarette Smoke

Nationals Catcher Wilson Ramos Ups His Game Thanks to LASIK Performed at Our Practice

Jun 28, 2016 @ 10:00 AM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik |

Back in March we mentioned that Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos underwent LASIK at our practice. The surgery was a success and gave him exceptional 20/15 vision. Three months later, we're seeing the real advantages that laser eye surgery can have for athletes. Ramos is hit-machine and offensive powerhouse, and there's speculation that Ramos is a potential All-Star-in-the-making. The eye care team at our Washington DC practice are proud to have helped Ramos in this extraordinary season so far. (Obviously we can't take all the credit.) It just goes to show how LASIK can benefit athletes and people with active lifestyles. Wilson Ramos' Season Numbers So Far Thomas Boswell of The Washington Post had a great column on how Ramos is really turning things around this season, putting up numbers that showcase his offensive talents. Right now, Ramos has a .337 batting average, second in the league behind teammate Daniel Murphy. Boswell added that Ramos is

Does LASIK Affect Candidacy for KAMRA™ Inlays?

May 12, 2016 @ 02:26 PM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Presbyopia | Kamra |

KAMRA™ corneal inlays can treat presbyopia without corrective lenses. Let's see how LASIK might affect the results.

Nationals Starting Catcher Wilson Ramos Undergoes LASIK with Dr. Andrew E. Holzman

Mar 14, 2016 @ 11:37 AM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Eye Care |

Wilson Ramos, starting catcher for the Washington Nationals, underwent LASIK surgery with Dr. Andrew E. Holzman.

How Soon Can I Exercise after Undergoing LASIK Surgery?

Dec 12, 2015 @ 10:00 AM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Eye Care |

The length of time that must pass between your LASIK surgery and your ability to exercise really depends on the type of exercise.

LASIK Technology: Why IntraLase Is Better Than the Microkeratome

Nov 13, 2015 @ 12:30 PM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Intralase |

All-laser IntraLase LASIK offers a number of advantages over traditional refractive surgery using a microkeratome.

Eye to Eye: Custom Wavefront LASIK vs. Traditional LASIK

Oct 13, 2015 @ 09:00 AM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Eye Care |

Custom wavefront LASIK and traditional LASIK differ primarily in the types of visual errors that are corrected.

Can I Get LASIK if I Have Glaucoma?

Sep 11, 2015 @ 09:00 AM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Glaucoma |

If you suffer from glaucoma, you may still be able to receive LASIK. Dr. Holzman will carefully determine your candidacy and monitor your healing.

Dr Andrew Holzman at TLC Laser Eye Centers Prevents LASIK Complications with Hyperosmotic Ointment

Aug 17, 2015 @ 09:21 AM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Eye Care |

The LASIK surgeon at Washington DC-based TLC Laser Eye Centers takes special precautions to prevent LASIK complications.