Can I Get LASIK If I Have Astigmatism?

At King LASIK, we perform laser vision correction surgery (i.e., LASIK) to treat astigmatism and other types of refractive errors. A refractive error occurs as the result of having an irregularly shaped cornea that does not focus light properly. Depending on the type of refractive error a person has, he or she might be nearsighted, …Read more

Is LASIK Painful?

Before pursuing LASIK vision correction surgery, you most likely want to know whether the procedure is painful. The LASIK surgeons at King LASIK would like you to know that, no, the procedure is not typically painful. Nonetheless, the King LASIK surgeons discuss what you can expect on the day of your LASIK procedure as well …Read more

Which Vision Conditions Does LASIK Treat?

Have you heard the term “LASIK,” but do not know exactly what it is or what vision conditions it is used to treat? Don’t worry. The LASIK surgeons at King LASIK are here to explain. What Is LASIK? LASIK is an acronym that stands for “laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis.” LASIK is a type of refractive …Read more

How Long Do Results From LASIK Last?

One of the common questions we at King LASIK hear from prospective patients is, “How long do the results from LASIK surgery last?” The answer is that the vision correction results from LASIK are usually considered permanent. This is because, during the LASIK procedure, the ophthalmologist corrects the patient’s vision problem by reshaping the curvature …Read more

What’s the Best Technology for Laser Eye Surgery?

At King LASIK, we recognize that your eyesight is precious. That is why we help safeguard your vision by utilizing only the latest, most sophisticated laser technology in our vision correction procedures. Here, we share the best technology for laser eye surgery and explore the role that our state-of-the-art laser technology plays in the LASIK …Read more

Can I Finance LASIK?

At King LASIK, we know that undergoing laser vision correction surgery can be a positive, life-changing experience. With LASIK surgery, you can significantly reduce or completely eliminate your daily dependence on glasses or contact lenses, potentially saving you a lifetime of costs associated with prescription eyewear. Because we recognize how beneficial LASIK surgery can be, …Read more

Activities to Do in Washington After LASIK

With so many fun things to see and do in the state of Washington, you will want to come for LASIK and stay for the attractions. Here are some of our favorite activities to do in Washington after you have made the quick recovery from LASIK vision correction surgery. The Space Needle Now that you …Read more

What Sports Will I Enjoy More After LASIK?

Do you enjoy sports and other active pastimes, but are frustrated that your glasses or contact lenses impede your ability to pursue them? If so, it might be time to consider having LASIK vision correction surgery with King LASIK. LASIK is a quick and painless procedure that requires minimal downtime. In fact, most patients achieve …Read more

Careers That Require Good Vision

When you were young and imagining what your career would be when you got older — pilot! astronaut! brain surgeon! — you probably didn’t factor in how your vision would affect your career path. Unfortunately, as we get older, we realize that certain factors may preclude us from landing our dream jobs. For example, having …Read more

Avellino DNA Testing for LASIK

At King LASIK, Dr. Joseph King and his team are committed to patient safety, and therefore take extra efforts to ensure that they only perform LASIK surgery on appropriate LASIK candidates. The King LASIK ophthalmologist performs comprehensive eye exams to ensure that each patient’s eye anatomy and eye health do not preclude them from undergoing …Read more