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PRK vs. LASIK: What’s The Difference?

May 20, 2022
 – Besser Eye Care Team

PRK and LASIK surgery are two of the most effective procedures for patients who want crisp, sharper vision. Learn about the different procedures, costs, and benefits of each.

  • LASIK

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What Is a Visual Acuity Test And What Does 20/20 Mean?

May 10, 2022
 – Besser Eye Care Team

Visual acuity tests are the most popular way to measure eyesight. Find out how to take a test and what the results say about your vision.

  • Eye Health

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Are LED Lights Safe For Your Eyes?

Apr 15, 2022
 – Besser Eye Care Team

According to recent studies, LED technology could pose a risk for your vision’s health. Learn if LED lights are safe, and how to care for your eye’s health.

  • Eye Health

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April Is Sports Eye Safety Awareness Month: 4 Great Tips To Protect Your Eyes

Apr 10, 2022
 – Besser Eye Care Team

Creating awareness around sports-related eye injuries will help you and your family’s vision stay safe year-round, but it’s especially important over the warm months. Here’s why.

  • Eye Health

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RLE vs. Cataract Surgery: What’s The Difference

Apr 06, 2022
 – Eduardo Besser, MD

Learn the difference between refractive lens exchange and cataract surgery, and which one is recommended for different patients.

  • Cataracts

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RLE: The Best LASIK Alternative After 40

Mar 29, 2022
 – Eduardo Besser, MD

What is Refractive Lens Exchange and is it a viable alternative to LASIK? Learn more about this procedure and if it’s right for you.

  • LASIK

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The Best Age For LASIK Surgery

Mar 21, 2022
 – Eduardo Besser, MD

Is there an ideal age to get LASIK surgery? Learn what patients of different ages should take into account before considering the surgery.

  • LASIK

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Emergency Eye Care: When You Should See Your Doctor ASAP

Mar 13, 2022
 – Eduardo Besser, MD

In this article, you'll learn what's considered an eye emergency, where to receive medical attention, and what to do in the most common scenarios faced by patients.

  • Eye Health

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How Much Does LASIK Eye Surgery Cost + What Are My Payment Options?

Jan 12, 2022
 – Eduardo Besser, MD

Learn how much does LASIK eye surgery costs, and if it's covered by insurance.

  • Eye Health

  • LASIK