Can You Get LASIK for Astigmatism?

Posted on July 28, 2017 by Programmer admin

Yes! Astigmatism is a refractive eye condition that results in blurred vision. People who develop astigmatism have a cornea with an irregular curvature, like an oval shape, which is why blurred vision results. Since the cornea focuses light into the eye, the cornea of a person with astigmatism doesn’t refract the light properly, thereby sending […] Read more

Are Contact Lenses Right for You?

Posted on June 23, 2017 by The Atlanta Vision Institute

Compared to wearing eyeglasses, contact lenses are more convenient, provide a better field-of-view, increase peripheral awareness, don’t fog up, and don’t detract from your natural appearance. But there are some not-so-pleasant aspects of wearing contacts as well. The fact is, contact lenses are not right for everybody. Obviously, everyone has their own unique needs and […] Read more

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Lasik Alternative Has Been Approved By The FDA | NBC Nightly News

Posted on June 5, 2017 by The Atlanta Vision Institute

SMILE laser vision correction, the newest FDA approved laser vision correction as recorded by NBC news. Learn more about SMILE, Click Here. Ready to request a free consultation? Please feel out the form below and someone from our office will be in touch with you soon!

Is LASIK Worth It? – How LASIK Can Change Your Life

Posted on May 9, 2017 by The Atlanta Vision Institute

Are you tired of wearing glasses or contacts every day? Has wearing eyeglasses held you back from your career or recreational activities? Have you ever felt self-conscious about wearing eyeglasses? Do you wish you didn’t have to keep shelling out more money for new contact lenses and supplies? Do you worry about possibly facing an […] Read more

Diabetic Retinopathy and Other Diabetic Eye Problems

Posted on May 9, 2017 by The Atlanta Vision Institute

Diabetes is a metabolic disease where the body is unable to manufacture enough insulin or doesn’t use insulin well, resulting in elevated blood glucose (sugar) levels. Blood glucose is the body’s main source of energy and comes from the food you eat. Insulin is a hormone secreted by the pancreas which helps the glucose reach […] Read more