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How to choose the right sunglasses after your LASIK or PRK procedure

Jul 15, 2014 @ 09:22 AM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Protective Eye Wear Lasik |

So you have just had your LASIK or PRK procedure and we hand you our post operative sunglasses and ask you to wear them.  They are not the big plastic Cataract shades but they are also not a sporty pair of Maui Jim’s or Ray-Ban aviators!

Dr. Andrew Holzman and Continuing Education on Corneal Inlays for Presbyopia

Jul 13, 2014 @ 08:59 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Presbyopia |

Dr. Jen Weigel, OD is our Tyson’s Corner Virginia TLC laser vision center Clinical Director.  Like Dr. Holzman, Dr. Weigel takes great pride in what she does and she leads our team in staying on top of the latest news in refractive surgery.  Dr. Weigel serves on the Virginia Optometric Association Board of Trustees.  She recently wrote about Dr. Holzman’s continuing education course and some exciting news for patients with Presbyopia.  Dr. Weigel writes: 

LASIK or PRK for Military Personnel

Jul 11, 2014 @ 02:37 PM — by Andrew Holzman | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Lasik | Refractive Surgery |

Military personnel consider LASIK, PRK, and other refractive surgery options to improve job performance and effectiveness in combat situations.

What is the criteria for a successful LASIK surgery procedure?

Jul 10, 2014 @ 08:33 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Lasik Question |

Everyone wants to have a smooth and successful LASIK procedure.  There is a list of criteria that each potential patient needs to meet in order to ensure the success of their LASIK procedure...

Q & A: What can I expect that my results will be like post LASIK?

Jul 8, 2014 @ 10:46 AM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Lasik Prk Consultation |

It is the question that every potential patient wants the answer to: What can I expect my vision to be after my LASIK procedure is complete?  Will it be 20/20?  Our answer to this question is we want you to achieve your best corrected vision post LASIK. We want you to be 20/HAPPY. 

What is Corneal Collagen crosslinking?

Jul 6, 2014 @ 06:37 PM — by Kristina Oneill | Comments (0)
Tagged with: Corneal Crosslinking |

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)
Tagged with: Dr Andrew Holzmantlc Vision |

 

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)
Tagged with: Lasik Prk Consultation |

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)
Tagged with: Prk Lasik |

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?