The Long-Term Effects of LASIK

Ever since the first LASIK procedure was performed in the 90s, there’s always been a concern about its long-term effects. It’s a reasonable concern, but many ophthalmologists consider LASIK to be a safe, effective procedure for decreasing a patient’s dependency on contacts or prescription lenses. LASIK has been approved by Health Canada for many years,… Read More »

Why Younger Patients Are Choosing LASIK

If you’re a fan of Instagram, then you know that glasses—even those with large, robust frames—have found a devoted following among younger people. As is often the case, however, looks can be deceiving. Beneath the trend for fashion frames lies a hidden reality: Today, more young people are choosing LASIK treatment than ever before. At… Read More »

Refractive Cataract Surgery is the New LASIK

Today, we know LASIK as the one of the most popular laser vision correction procedures in the world—every year, LASIK helps millions of Americans eliminate the need for glasses. Of course, with the advent of new technology and techniques, treatments like refractive cataract surgery are gaining prominence as an effective method to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness,… Read More »

Congratulations King Lasik

  LMCW® is proud to announce the latest addition to our Membership of world renowned healthcare providers; King Lasik has just earned the distinction of becoming a part of Leading Medical Clinics of the World®, a trusted source of the highest quality medical practices and physicians in the world. King Lasik has secured its place amongst LMCW®’s network… Read More »

Medical Tourism – Traveling for Premium Healthcare

There are no borders when it comes to premium healthcare. While some patients seek out the nearest healthcare providers for a specific treatment, more and more patients are travelling to other parts of the world just to have access to some of the very best care for their condition. Case in point: CODET Vision Institute…. Read More »

At What Age Will My Eyes/Vision Stop Changing?

You might already know this, but most optometrists and ophthalmologists recommend checking your prescription every couple of years or so. Since having to get a new prescription constantly can be such a pain, you might be looking forward to a time when your vision stabilizes and you can stick to a tried-and-true prescription. So when… Read More »

Optometrist vs Ophthalmologist: What’s the Difference?

Depending on what kind of vision treatment you’re looking for, you have plenty of options when it comes to choosing the right eye care provider. One common question people have is: what’s the difference between an optometrist and an ophthalmologist? Since there’s actually a lot of overlap between what an Optometrist and Ophthalmologist can practice,… Read More »