Pregnant women that are interested in getting LASIK done may be unaware of the changes that are occurring in their eyes during pregnancy. While other changes during pregnancy are more noticeable, changes in the eye do take place that can affect a pregnant women’s vision. In this post, Dr. Joseph King gives advice to pregnant …Read more
Computer vision syndrome is a condition caused by focusing the eyes on a computer screen or other device for long, uninterrupted periods of time. This condition can cause headaches, blurred vision, and other problems. With so much of our time spent looking at computer screens, tablets, or smartphones, computer vision syndrome is becoming an issue …Read more
For the millions of people who suffer from the three most common vision problems — myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), and astigmatism (blurry vision) — LASIK surgery offers a fast, effective, and safe corrective option. King LASIK’s team of highly skilled surgeons and experienced staff has performed more than 85,000 laser eye surgery procedures, and uses …Read more
About one-third of all eye injuries in the US happen to children 17 years old or younger. The team at King LASIK is dedicated to your child’s eye safety. In this post, we discuss how to prevent your child from suffering an eye injury, as well as steps to take in the event that an injury …Read more
Makeup is designed to enhance the inherent beauty of your eyes. Unfortunately, if applied or worn carelessly, it can lead to serious problems, including irritation, infection and inflammation. King LASIK cares about your eye health and vision, and offers the following eye makeup safety tips to help you create beautiful looks safely.
At King LASIK, we take vision seriously year-round, including during Healthy Vision Month! Every May, the Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention team up with the National Eye Institute to encourage Americans to make their vision a priority. In honor of Healthy Vision Month, King LASIK has put together the following tips to help you …Read more
New research suggests that contact lenses alter the eyes’ natural bacteria, causing experts to wonder whether they heighten the risk of infection. Here, the team at King LASIK breaks down the results of the study and explains what contact lens wearers need to know.
A few months ago, King LASIK discussed in our blog athletes that had success with laser vision correction surgery. This month, we have decided to focus on television and music stars that have experienced the life-changing benefits of LASIK. Here are a few celebrities that have spoken openly about their experience (and even had it …Read more
Eye injuries in the workplace can have devastating consequences — sometimes causing permanent vision loss and blindness. Experts believe that more than 90 percent of workplace eye injuries are preventable. Here, the team at King LASIK explains what you need to know about eye injuries at work.
In our last blog post, the King LASIK team discussed how LASIK surgery can significantly improve the vision of people that suffer nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. If you were inspired by our post and are considering meeting with our team at one of our locations in Seattle, Portland or British Columbia to learn more about …Read more