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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)
Tagged with: Dr Andrew Holzmantlc Vision |

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)
Tagged with: Patient Testimonial Lasik Prk |

'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)
Tagged with: Eye Conditions Lasik Prk |

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)
Tagged with: Eye Conditions Lasik Prk |

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.

I am tired of wearing contacts but scared to have LASIK! Should I really be this scared?

Jun 13, 2014 @ 10:18 AM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Lasik Prk Consultation |

You are not alone in your fear.  But the reality is that if you do your research...

Paying for LASIK with FSAs vs. HSAs

Jun 11, 2014 @ 09:00 AM — by Andrew Holzman | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Lasik | Eye Care |

Both flexible spending accounts and health savings accounts are great options when it comes to paying for LASIK.

How will I know if having Monovision LASIK or PRK is right for me?

Jun 9, 2014 @ 11:05 AM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Monovision |

As we reach the 40 year age range, the lens in the eye has less ability to auto focus for us and as a result this makes our ability to focus up close and perform tasks at reading distance more difficult.  When considering having LASIK or PRK in the 40 year old age range it is important to discuss monovision.

What causes dark circles under the eyes?

Jun 5, 2014 @ 04:18 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Eye Conditions Lasik Prk |

The skin around the eyes is one of the thinnest areas of skin in the body, so the swelling or discoloration can be very noticeable causing you to really see your dark circles and puffy eyes or “bags”. For many people puffy eyes and dark circles simply run in the family.  Cosmetic companies boast of under eye creams that can erase dark circles and help reduce puffiness...