Refractive Surgery at Bellevue Ophthalmology Clinics

Vision correction at Bellevue clinics is achieved through refractive surgery, a procedure aimed at addressing vision issues such as hyperopia, myopia, presbyopia, and astigmatism. This intervention utilizes medical tools such as lasers and intraocular lenses (IOLs) to restore the eye to a state of unimpaired refraction. Definitions Refraction: Ocular refraction refers to the process by…

LASIK & Phacorefractive Surgery

Refractive surgeries (vision correction) are elective medical procedures that offer an alternative to wearing glasses or contact lenses. Among these, the Bellevue ophthalmology clinics offer LASIK and phacorefractive surgery. But what are the differences between the two surgeries and who are they for? Custom Bladeless LASIK Newly offered at our clinic, Custom LASIK is a…

What to Expect Before, During & After Your LASIK Surgery?

Bellevue ophthalmology clinics have been offering bladeless LASIK vision correction for almost a year now. Our medical team focuses on safety and efficiency through a personalized approach. Patients are accompanied from the time they make an appointment until the end of their journey. Prior to surgery, eligible individuals meet with their surgeon for an initial…

Custom Bladeless LASIK & Standard LASIK : What Are the Differences?

Have you finally opted for laser surgery to correct your vision, but you are not sure you understand the differences between the types of surgery? Your optometrist probably recommended LASIK to you, but did you know that there are various forms of this laser operation?

LASIK: Laser Vision Correction Surgery

Newly offered at the Belllevue Clinic, the laser vision correction surgery is a very popular way to get rid of your glasses, especially if you are young.

Phacorefractive Surgery: A Flexible Solution

Phacorefractive surgery is part of the family of so-called "refractive" operations, meaning that they are used to correct a patient's vision and allow him to be more independent of his glasses or contact lenses.