Your Most Common LASIK Questions Answered
Ever wondered why you have to stop wearing your contact lenses before LASIK? Do you worry what would happen if you blinked during LASIK surgery? Or why we don’t offer same-day LASIK? All those answers to those frequently asked LASIK questions and more, in due time! An Interview With a Washington DC LASIK Surgical Coordinator… Read More
LASIK SUCCESS RATES: HOW SAFE IS LASIK?
LASIK Eye Surgery Safety and Success Rates When considering LASIK, safety is a concern for many patients. At Eye Doctors of Washington, your safety is always our top priority. Our experienced, board-certified LASIK surgeons have performed over 50,000 LASIK procedures. We are happy to answer any questions you have about the potential risks and complications… Read More
Let’s Talk About LASIK
We caught up with Dr. Kang on surgery day to talk about LASIK, why he got into ophthalmology, and what he loves most about the D.C. area. Watch below! Still have questions about LASIK? Read our LASIK FAQs. Ready to take the leap? Schedule your FREE LASIK consultation!
Debunking Myths and Misconceptions of LASIK and Refractive Surgery
Eye Doctors of Washington have been caring for the vision of patients in Washington D.C., Northern Virginia, and Maryland for over 50 years. We pride ourselves on providing comprehensive care and educating patients to make smart choices. Our LASIK specialists, Dr. Paul C. Kang and Dr. Thomas E. Clinch and have performed over 50,000 LASIK… Read More
Eye Doctors of Washington Reaches Goal of Donating 10,000 Glasses
Since our RestoringVision fundraiser first began in July, Eye Doctors of Washington has donated 60 pairs of eyeglasses for every LASIK procedure performed. With its conclusion in October, our team is thrilled to announce we successfully reached our goal of donating 10,000 pairs! For those not familiar with RestoringVision, the organization is a non-profit committed… Read More
Eye Doctors of Washington to Launch Fundraiser with RestoringVision
At Eye Doctors of Washington, we believe everyone deserves to have clear vision. From common refractive errors to conditions like glaucoma and cataracts, our experienced professionals are committed to helping people improve their eyesight through state-of-the-art solutions. As part of this mission, we are excited to announce that EDOW will be launching a fundraiser as… Read More
Can LASIK Help Patients with Spring Allergies?
Chronic seasonal allergies can cause a variety of uncomfortable symptoms, including red, itchy, and watery eyes. At Eye Doctors of Washington, our team offers testing so you can determine the exact cause of your allergies – and find the proper treatment plan. In addition to seasonal allergies, other irritants such as pet dander or mold… Read More
LASIK Changes the Game for DC United Soccer Players
Our team at Eye Doctors of Washington has the privilege of treating people from all walks of life. Most recently, this included performing LASIK surgery on two sports professionals on the DC United soccer club. Patrick Nyarko and Marcelo Sarvas are both midfielders on the team and had been dealing with poor vision over the… Read More
Which is right for me: LASIK or PRK (ASA)?
LASIK is the most popular form of vision correction surgery, and can significantly reduce refractive errors by reshaping the cornea with a laser. However, PRK (photo refractive keratectomy) was actually the first method of laser eye surgery, and still provides some distinctive advantages depending upon the patient. Though both LASIK and PRK use a laser… Read More
Can LASIK Change My Eye Color?
In our culture, eye color is one of many attributes that contributes to a person’s perceived overall attractiveness. Blue eyes, specifically, tend to be a coveted trait. Those who are born with a different eye color than they desire have resorted to colored contacts for decades, and until recently, this was the only option to… Read More