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What Should I Expect Before Having LASIK?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on January 3, 2023

LASIK is a quick procedure that can allow you to experience true visual freedom and reduced dependency on visual aids. However, before you get to your procedure day, there are a few things to make sure of. Keep reading to learn what you should expect before having LASIK! The LASIK Consultation The very first step… Read More

How Does Blepharoplasty Work?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on November 10, 2022

As you get older, you lose the elasticity in your skin. This happens all over your body. When it occurs on your eyelids, it can cause them to droop and sag. Even if you are a vibrant person, droopy eyelids can make you look tired. Many people don’t like the way this looks, which can… Read More

Are There Treatment Options Available for Glaucoma?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on October 4, 2022

Glaucoma is called the silent thief of sight due to its ability to affect your eyesight while presenting little to no other symptoms. Unfortunately, any vision loss caused by glaucoma is permanent, and there is no cure for the condition. Early detection and consistent treatment are the best ways to prevent or halt vision loss… Read More

Why LASIK Saves You Time and Money

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on August 12, 2022

Many people decide not to get LASIK because they think the cost is too high and the recovery is too long. However, LASIK recovery is relatively short, and LASIK can even save you money. Keep reading to learn how LASIK can save you time and money! Does Recovery from LASIK Take a Long Time? You… Read More

What is Having Laser Cataract Surgery Like?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on June 5, 2022

Cataract surgery is one of the most safe and most successful eye procedures and is performed to restore clear vision affected by cataracts. Recently, advances in technology have allowed surgeons to remove cataracts with lasers.  Unlike traditional cataract surgery, laser technology does not use blades. Instead, it utilizes advanced lasers, making it more precise and… Read More

5 of the Most Asked Questions at an Eye Exam

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on May 24, 2022

Eye exams are vital for maintaining your visual health. They allow your eye doctor to check your eyes for any conditions that may need treatment to avoid vision changes.  Eye exams are also a fantastic opportunity to ask any questions you may have and learn more about your eyes. Keep reading to learn five of… Read More

What Happens When You Have Dry Eyes?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on April 29, 2022

Dry eye syndrome is one of the most common eye conditions. It can result from too much screen time, side effects of some medications, and many other reasons.  This eye condition can also cause different symptoms to present in different people. Keep reading to learn more about what happens when you have dry eyes! Symptoms… Read More


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