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5 After-LASIK Sights to See in Missouri

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on March 9, 2021

Whether you’re into urban attractions or natural wonders, the experience is always better with sharper eyesight. You may even discover a renewed appreciation for the Show-Me State after LASIK: The little details you missed before vision correction are going to be much easier to see! So, with that in mind, here are five Missouri sights… Read More

What LASIK and Visual Freedom Really Mean

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on February 12, 2021

Is your current level of sight limiting your quality of life? Do you want the freedom that you can only achieve when you have clear vision?  Would you like to experience a life that doesn’t need visual aids? That would be a life that’s free of prescription glasses or contact lenses.  Saying yes to any… Read More

Monofocal or Multifocal IOL: Which Is Right for My Cataract Surgery?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on January 29, 2021

Ready to clear the dull, blurry vision and enjoy crisp, clear vision once again? When planning for cataract surgery, consider the benefits different types of intraocular lens (IOL) implant options available to you. These biocompatible, surgical-grade implantable lenses offer dramatic results for those who are ready to clear the blur that comes from cataracts. In… Read More

Can I Get LASIK if I Have Cataracts?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on January 29, 2021

If you live long enough, cataracts are practically a rite of passage into old age. The National Eye Institute estimates that cataracts affect approximately 24.4 million Americans over the age of 40, and that figure is expected to double by the year 2050. In fact, more than 60 percent of individuals over the age of… Read More

Why Is Cataract Surgery Necessary?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on January 11, 2021

Do you have cataracts? Did you know that the only way to treat cataracts effectively is by having cataract surgery? Cataracts develop on the lens of your eye, causing it to become cloudy and hard to see through. As your lens becomes more cloudy, your sight decreases. Cataracts can leave you temporarily blind. The only… Read More

What Really Happens on LASIK Surgery Day

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on January 4, 2021

Fear of the unknown sometimes prevents patients from exploring life-changing vision correction. What will the eye exam be like? How long will surgery take? Does LASIK hurt? Here, we walk you through what really happens on LASIK surgery day to demystify the process—and hopefully put your mind at ease. What a LASIK Eye Consultation Is… Read More

COVID-19’s Unintended Upside: A LASIK Surge

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on January 4, 2021

COVID-19 threw the world into a tailspin this year, prompting lockdowns, business restrictions and mandates that will reverberate well into 2021. Oddly, while the global pandemic has put a pinch on normal activities, the crisis has shifted the focus on better quality of life—namely through better nutrition, health, mental health and of course vision. After… Read More

5 Thanksgiving Dishes That Feed Healthy Eyes

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on November 9, 2020

We’ve all done it: We’ve indulged every whim at the Thanksgiving table, only to wonder if it was worth it. Well, it can be! With a few simple tweaks on a traditional meal, you can feed your family, your whims and your eyes. Here, we offer suggestions for each dinner course, each of which brings… Read More


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