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Imagine Taking Clear Vision For Granted

Patients seeking vision correction now have an exciting new option: Visian ICL™, an implantable contact lens. Visian ICL™ is the first foldable lens of its kind to receive FDA approval. Unlike traditional contact lenses that are placed on the surface of the eye, Visian ICL™ is surgically placed inside the... Read More

Recent Study Finds Lasik Vision Correction Safer Than Contact Lenses

The widely held belief that wearing contact lenses is safer than having laser vision correction is being challenged. A recent study indicates for the first time that LASIK is safer than contact lenses. Based on their review of multiple studies, ophthalmologist William Mathers, M.D., and colleagues found a greater chance... Read More

The Gift of Great Eyesight

Some are born with the ability to see the world clearly, but if you aren’t one of those people, now you can share that gift too. With Dr. Alan Faulkner’s expertise and the Allegretto Eye-Q®, improving your vision can be completely customized to your individual needs. The results may make... Read More

Making LASIK Affordable: Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

What is a Flexible Spending Account (FSA)? A Flexible Spending Account (FSA) or a Cafeteria Plan is an employer sponsored benefit that allows you to use pretax income on medical expenses. These expenses can include deductibles, co-payments and other charges not normally covered by medical insurance, such as refractive surgery.... Read More

Concerns About LASIK?

If you’ve been reading or seeing too many negative reports in the media about LASIK surgery, here are some facts you should know. Nearly a decade after the FDA approved the first devices for laser vision correction, its Ophthalmic Device Panel convened a hearing last month to examine the status... Read More

EYE-Q System Offers Fastest LASIK Treatments in the Country

In June of 2008, Aloha Laser Vision installed the newest and most advanced FDA-approved LASIK system in the United States. The ALLEGRETTO WAVE™ Eye-Q, made by WaveLight Inc., delivers the fastest laser vision correction treatment available. With the Eye-Q system, the average treatment time for correcting nearsightedness is between just... Read More