Month: July 2019

Lens Replacement Surgery

Lens replacement surgery, such as refractive lens exchange (RLE), is growing in popularity. Lens exchange procedures have a low level of risk, permanent results, a positive financial outcome when compared to traditional vision correction and speedy recovery times.

Personality And Laser Eye Surgery

What Is Hyperopia?

Hyperopia (far- or long-sightedness) is a common refractive error where distance vision may not necessarily be affected, but objects closer to the subject are poorly defined and blurry. However, it is worth noting that everyone will experience hyperopia differently.

Types Of Refractive Errors

What Is Myopia

Myopia, commonly referred to as near-sightedness or short-sightedness, is a condition that hinders the effective range of vision, with objects only appearing clear and in focus when nearby. Myopia is a widespread cause of poor eyesight, with an estimated 1 in 3 people in the UK having myopia.

Advanced age and laser treatments

What are Cataracts?

Cataracts are an eye condition that occurs when the normally clear lens of the eye becomes clouded. This can cause loss of vision, with sight becoming foggy or patchy, in turn restricting the sufferers’ level of sight.