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LASIK Alternatives

LASIK is capable of treating a wide range of refractive errors, providing patients with outstanding vision and a reduced dependence on glasses and contact lenses. However, it may not be right for everyone. If your corneas are too thin to safely create a LASIK flap, our eye doctors may recommend an alternative procedure instead, such… Read More

Is LASIK Right for Me?

Scranton-area patients who want to finally address their long-standing vision issues should ask the doctors at the Eye Care Specialists about LASIK surgery. With LASIK, we can give you crystal clear vision without the need for glasses or contacts.   However, not all Scranton-area residents with vision problems are good LASIK candidates. Our doctors will… Read More

Laser Cataract Surgery

Cataracts are a common age-related vision condition impacting many seniors throughout the Scranton and Kingston areas. The clouded vision caused by cataracts can make driving at night very difficult and over time, it may eventually lead to blindness. Fortunately, cataract surgery provides you with a safe and effective way to restore clear vision. At Eye… Read More

How to Prepare for Cataract Surgery

Before our Scranton-area patients undergo cataract surgery at the offices of the Eye Care Specialists, we give them specific instructions on how to prepare for the procedure. Every patient is unique, and so is every cataract surgery. Our doctors will have a plan that is tailored to your specific needs.   Still, there are a… Read More

Am I a Candidate for LASIK?

If you are tired of the hassles associated with glasses and contact lenses, then you may want to consider LASIK surgery. LASIK corrects refractive errors in vision such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism by using a laser to reshape your cornea. The procedure can have life-changing benefits. Enjoy traveling without a bag full of bulky… Read More