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What is Corneal Collagen crosslinking?

Jul 6, 2014 @ 06:37 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
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Corneal collagen crosslinking is a procedure that helps patients that struggle with their eyeglasses or contact lenses no longer providing effective correction of their vision impairment caused by a condition called keratoconus.  

Happy Fourth of July!! Be safe and protect your eyes!

Jul 4, 2014 @ 03:56 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
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This article shares the story of a teenager named Jameson Lamb who suffered from an eye injury due to fireworks.  So, Be safe and smart this 4th of July...enjoy the fireworks...safely.

 

Is having LASIK or PRK really worth it?

Jul 1, 2014 @ 05:55 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
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You have to make an educated decision so do your research.  Make sure you find out what you can expect.  Dr. Holzman offers complimentary consultations in his Charlottesville and Tyson’s Corner Virginia, Rockville, Maryland and DC.  Come in and see if LASIK is worth it for you.

Patient Testimonial - TLC Tyson’s Patient shares her laser vision correction experience

Jun 29, 2014 @ 03:33 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
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Thanks for taking the time to share your PRK testimonial with us for other patients to see.  It is helpful to allow people who are considering having LASIK or PRK to hear from patients who have been through the surgery both pre and post operatively.

I went for my LASIK consultation and my doctor says I have eye floaters. Can you explain what they are?

Jun 26, 2014 @ 05:36 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Eye Conditions Lasik Prk |

Do you ever wonder what is happening when you see tiny grayish spots in your eyes that seem to move in and out of your line of sight?

TLC Laser Eye Centers Take on Third-World Eye Care with Pujols Family Foundation

Jun 24, 2014 @ 05:29 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
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TLC Laser Eye Centers know how the gift of sight can change lives for good...

PRK Patient Testimonial - Dr. Andrew Holzman, MD, FACS

Jun 20, 2014 @ 01:25 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
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'I can't recommend Dr. Holzman enough.  He masterfully performed my PRK and never left me confused about what needed to be done during any part of the experience.  He even called me a few hours after my procedure to make sure I was ok.  And the results?  CRYSTAL CLEAR."

What is the point of having a laser vision correction consultation instead of just getting the dilated eye exam on the first visit?

Jun 18, 2014 @ 01:10 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
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The consultation is important because that is where you meet the team of people who you are entrusting your eye sight to.  The consultation appointment is also important because we do extensive testing to determine if you are an excellent candidate for laser vision correction.

I was told that I may still need to use eye drops for up to three months after my LASIK procedure? Is this really true?

Jun 16, 2014 @ 05:20 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
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It is true that you will need to use a series of eye drops both pre operatively to prepare your cornea and post operatively as your cornea is in the healing process after your LASIK procedure.  The typical eye drop schedule after your LASIK surgery is...

Dr. Andrew Holzman, a board certified Corneal specialist who is a leader in the field of laser vision correction

Jun 15, 2014 @ 02:11 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
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 Dr. Holzman believes in teaching patients as well as teaching residents and other ophthalmologists in the field of laser vision correction to master the surgical skill and to embrace the technology available to ensure that patients are getting the best visual outcome possible.