Category Archives: SMILE Eye Surgery
Zeiss SMILE Astigmatism
To answer this question, we first need to understand what Zeiss SMILE eye surgery is and how it is performed. Zeiss SMILE is an abbreviation for Small Incision Lenticule Extraction. This procedure is a laser eye surgery designed to correct vision deficiencies. A specially programmed laser creates a disk-shaped piece of cornea inside […]
How long does Zeiss SMILE surgery take?
Zeiss SMILE has been around for quite a long time, however, it has just hit the US in recent years. It has been practiced in other countries for many years, however, the US government just approved it for nearsighted correction in 2016. Patients and surgeons are choosing this procedure over other procedures as it has […]
Can LASIK Fix Astigmatism?
LASIK Surgery and Astigmatism If you have been diagnosed with astigmatism, you may have questions about what this means, and how it could affect your eyesight in the future. Here at Laser Eye Surgery in Dallas, we can offer you all the advice you need to understand what this common condition means, and help you […]
Does Laser Eye Surgery Hurt?
Does LASIK or SMILE Surgery Hurt? https://youtu.be/QQy-du-QdLA Dr. Sid Gichery, the LASIKboss, discusses the question, does LASIK hurt? We’re here to answer your questions about LASIK and cataract surgery and I’m here with Marielle today. What’s our question today? Thank you so much, so our question for the day is, does LASIK hurt? That’s a […]
Why LASIK Price Shouldn’t Be The Only Factor In Your Decision
If your eyesight needs correction, and you are looking for an alternative to eyeglasses or contact lenses, LASIK eye surgery cost in Dallas could be right for you. Many prospective patients contact our LASIK surgeon at seeking a long-term solution to their vision problems. If you are deemed to be a good candidate for LASIK […]
Contacts Vs LASIK Safety – Everything You Need to Know
LASIK vs Contact Safety For years now, multiple debates have been raging on among eye doctors and patients alike, about the safety of contact lenses versus LASIK. The fact of the matter is neither are too dangerous – however, there are certain risks to both which you need to understand in order to better determine […]
Why athletes need to consider laser eye surgery
Whether you are a professional athlete, amateur or a weekend warrior, having improved vision will greatly help you to stay at the top of your game. In sports, perfect vision is necessary. One unfortunate fact of life though, is that vision tends to deteriorate as we age. If you’re an athlete and your vision has […]
How to survive the Zombie Apocalypse with glasses or contacts
The thought of a Zombie Apocalypse is frightening for many. Whenever the topic of a zombie apocalypse comes up, people have their own ideas on what they’d do to survive should it occur. Most people think that they have a fair shot at survival, citing various ways in which they would prepare for it. Preparations […]
The SMILE procedure – explain it to me!
The Zeiss SMILE procedure – explain it to me! Like LASIK, Zeiss SMILE Surgery can be explained and understood in a simple four-step process. You’ve heard of LASIK. Perhaps by now, you’ve heard of Zeiss SMILE Eye Surgery as well. But how, exactly, does Zeiss SMILE work? To help you understand Zeiss SMILE, how it […]
SMILE by the numbers
Interesting facts and statistics that show what makes laser vision correction with SMILE great! Clicking around our site, you’ve certainly read a lot about SMILE surgery at this point. We’re excited to be the first SMILE Visumax laser in Dallas! If you’re ready to learn about how SMILE and LASIK can change your life, call […]