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Cataract Surgery May Do More than Improve Your Vision

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No one likes a bad night’s sleep. I bet you can’t think of a single person who couldn’t use a better night’s rest from time to time. Research by the National Sleep Foundation indicates that, as people age, they begin having a harder time falling asleep and have more trouble staying asleep than when they… Read More

Cost of LASIK | Carter Eye Center | Dallas, TX

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Can You Put a Price on Great Vision? Of course not! Most people can’t imagine life without quality vision, but if your someone can’t see clearly without help from glasses or contacts, you literally incur a maintenance fee for 20/20 vision. Between glasses, contacts, maintenance for both of them, and annual eye exams, your costs… Read More

Dallas LASIK Superstars (and Some Other Celebrities Too)

Dallas LASIK Superstars

Do you ever wonder why you’ve never heard of someone famous who had LASIK? The truth is, you know plenty, you just may not be aware. Welcome to the Carter Eye Center tell-all, revealing some of your favorite celebrities who have gotten LASIK in Dallas and beyond! Some of the biggest stars in sports and… Read More

5 Things to Expect After LASIK Surgery

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Surgery always sounds scary. The thought of having to spend long periods of time recovering while you cope with the pain of healing and possibility of complications can make anyone think twice about whether or not the surgery is actually worth it. However, LASIK is widely regarded as one of the safest and most successful… Read More

5 Ways to Prepare for LASIK Surgery

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LASIK surgery can seem daunting. The idea of having a laser near your eye may sound scary, but the surgery itself is quick and painless. Because of the use of lasers, the surgery is highly accurate and safe. However, in preparing to undergo LASIK, it’s important to keep a few things in mind to help… Read More

How Custom LASIK Has Changed the Game

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While navigating the complex world of LASIK, you have probably noticed the term “custom LASIK” a lot. This is because custom LASIK is the new standard when it comes to getting the best possible results from your surgery. Better vision, a more predictable recovery, and a safer experience are all the result of this eye… Read More

As Summer Approaches, Is It Time to Ditch Your Glasses?

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There’s no doubt that glasses are a big problem. They are uncomfortable, you may not like how they look, and it can be a huge hassle to deal with if they are broken. Even if you try to get around their appearance by using contacts, you have to deal with a whole other set of… Read More

Be Ready for Spring Allergies: How to Apply Drops the Right Way

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Spring is almost here, and unfortunately, so is all of the pollen that comes with it. For many of us, that means eyes that are constantly burning, itching, swollen, and watery. Often times, the most we can do for relief is reach for our preferred brand of eye drops in an effort to soothe the… Read More

Tips to Help You Finance Your LASIK

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LASIK has the power to improve your life permanently and has already done so for millions of Americans. However, while LASIK certainly has some spectacular benefits, the cost may seem a little hard to swallow. LASIK can indeed cost upwards of $2,000 per eye, and many people simply cannot afford it. Or so they think…. Read More

Are There Different Types of LASIK?

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While LASIK is often portrayed as a magical, one-size-fits-all procedure, that is not entirely accurate. While the results may certainly seem magical, there are actually many different varieties of LASIK. They are all successful due to the amazing technology that has been developed specifically to make safe and effective, they are just altered in certain… Read More

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