7 Ways Cheap LASIK Centers Cut Costs

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on June 14, 2021

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… Read More

5 Ways to Prevent Allergy Eyes

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on May 17, 2021

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… Read More

The Patient Experience at Missouri Eye Institute

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on April 19, 2021

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… Read More

How Young Is Too Young for LASIK?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on April 19, 2021

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… Read More

Can You Prevent Cataracts?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on April 8, 2021

Cataracts are one of the top causes of vision loss blindness in those that are older. The condition often develops due to age and isn’t preventable. You can make lifestyle choices to reduce your likelihood of developing cataracts, making it easier to diagnose them early. Keep reading to learn more about cataracts and how to… Read More

Booze News: The Facts About Alcohol and LASIK

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on March 22, 2021

Beer goggles aren’t the only thing that happens to your vision under the influence of alcohol. There are also short- and long-term side effects from too much booze, including the effects on your eyes. We’re speaking specifically of alcohol, eyes and LASIK. More power to those who completely abstain. That’s always a good policy, especially… Read More

Is There An Age Where Glaucoma Becomes More Serious?

Posted by: Missouri Eye Institute in Blog on March 18, 2021

Did you know that glaucoma is one of the top causes of blindness for people over 60? This condition can happen to anyone but is the most common in older people. Keep reading to find out if there’s an age where glaucoma becomes more serious! Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Primary open-angle glaucoma happens when the pressure… Read More

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


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