3 Simple Tips to Help Your Eyes Beat the Heat

Man, do we love summer!  You know what else loves summer? Germs.  In addition to loads more pollen and dust particles floating on the winds, the soaring mercury and mugginess of the summer months also fuel the growth of bacteria and germs that can give rise to infections and contagious diseases. Washing your hands frequently […]

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5 Summer Activities to Do After LASIK

Imagine a summer of sun, water, green grass, mountains, sand—or a whirlwind vacation that takes you through all terrain—with nary a care in the world. Or at least with one less worry. Imagine your summer without glasses or contact lenses! We can’t think of a summer vacation activity that isn’t more fun with better vision. […]

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7 Ways Cheap LASIK Centers Cut Costs

Maybe you’ve seen the ads: “CHEAP VISION CORRECTION” … “$250 LASIK!!!” Sounds like a great deal at first blush, right? Well, trust us when we tell you that eye surgery is not one of those services that should bring out the bargain shopper in you. In order to stay profitable with deeply discounted services, clinics […]

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5 Ways to Prevent Allergy Eyes

That faint golden haze that coats every surface in the yard or the park is a sure sign that spring allergy season is coming right “atchoo.” Pollen can be brutal on the eyes, but you don’t have to let the pesky yellow dusting spoil your time outdoors. After a year of masks, no one wants […]

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The Patient Experience at Missouri Eye Institute

Everyone loves recognition. Perhaps an elegant plaque that sits above the desk or a shiny trophy beaming from a prominent shelf. We all treasure acknowledgement of a job well done. (You do. Admit it.) But it’s the recognitions that can’t necessarily be framed and polished that have meant the most to Missouri Eye Institute. A […]

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How Young Is Too Young for LASIK?

We often hear the question: How young is too young for LASIK?  This topic is of special interest to teens and young adults, who may not like how they look in eyeglasses or may no longer want the burden of dealing with contact lens solutions, cases and constant care. If you’re in this age range […]

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