Doctors Who Perform LASIK

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LASIK surgeons are eye doctors who are ophthalmologists. When it comes to eye care, the most trained and skilled professionals in the field are ophthalmologists. An ophthalmologist is a physician, either a doctor of medicine (MD) or doctor of osteopathy (DO), who specializes in the medical and surgical care of the eyes and visual system […]

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Financing Options for LASIK

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With the average cost of LASIK being more than $2,000 per eye in the U.S. and the procedure not being covered by most insurance plans, you might feel that laser vision correction is beyond your financial means. Thankfully, there are a number of LASIK financing options available to make LASIK affordable for people who cannot […]

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Paying for LASIK

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LASIK is an investment in your vision. Based on patient experience, it’s also an experience that adds valued benefits and satisfaction to a person’s life. Having LASIK eye surgery is a better solution for many people that have nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism than other visual aids. If you are considering LASIK surgery to correct your […]

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Recent Advances in LASIK

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LASIK surgery is the most popular laser vision correction procedure performed today, and for good reason. Ongoing advancements in laser technology and ophthalmology have made way for successful surgeries and better visual outcomes. At Inland Eye Institute in Rancho Cucamonga, Dr. Blanton utilizes the latest advancements in LASIK surgery to offer patients the best possible […]

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Will Insurance Pay for LASIK Surgery?

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Unfortunately, most insurance companies don’t cover LASIK because laser eye surgery is nearly always considered an elective procedure. Elective procedures are typically procedures that are optional, nice to have done, but not medically necessary.   Although insurance does not often cover the cost of LASIK, certain people may be able to get their laser eye surgery […]

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Is LASIK a Good Idea for Seniors?

Corrective eye surgery (LASIK) is the vision method of choice for many people under the age of 50.  But is it a good idea for senior citizens too?  Is there any reason why not? Senior citizens can benefit greatly from LASIK eye surgery, according to In Eye Institute in Rancho Cucamonga.   All patients, including seniors, […]

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LASIK, Glaucoma & High Blood Pressure

If you have been considering having LASIK vision correction in Rancho Cucamonga, your eye health is one aspect that will be examined to ensure you are a good candidate for the procedure. For example, people who have glaucoma in Rancho Cucamonga may be advised against LASIK. Glaucoma patients have increased eye pressure and the LASIK procedure […]

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