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Reducing the Risk of LASIK Complications

Jul 25, 2011 @ 06:18 PM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Wavefront | Intralase |

I strive to reduce the risk of complications in my LASIK patients by using the latest technology, choosing suitable candidates for surgery, and staying up-to-date on the latest surgical techniques and tools.

The Benefits of Combining Intralase and Custom LASIK Technology

Jul 14, 2011 @ 04:40 PM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Wavefront | Intralase |

The combination of the Intralase® laser and custom wavefront LASIK technology provides patients with better quality vision and a safer procedure.

Dry Eye after LASIK

Jun 20, 2011 @ 04:21 PM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Dry Eye | Prk |

One of the side effects associated with LASIK is temporary worsening of dry eye; temporary dry eye affects many patients post LASIK.  There are many causes and treatments for this.

LASIK Surgery Candidacy Checklist

May 27, 2011 @ 04:10 PM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Vision Correction |

In this post, I review the factors that I take into consideration when evaluating potential patients during the LASIK screening process.     

LASIK and kindergarteners in DC and Northern Virginia

May 27, 2011 @ 01:07 AM — by Kristina Oneill
Tagged with: Lasik | Vision Correction |

I now wish I’d had this procedure done years ago...

PRK vs. LASIK

May 24, 2011 @ 03:28 PM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Prk |

In this post, I review the key differences between the two laser vision correction treatments so our patients have a better understanding of their options.

The Intralase® Advantage

May 12, 2011 @ 02:23 PM — by Andrew Holzman
Tagged with: Lasik | Intralase |

The Intralase® device employs the use of controlled amounts of laser energy to create corneal flaps that are the ideal thickness and diameter. This results in a safer procedure, improved results, and a reduced risk of post-surgical complications.