Congratulations To Pacific Vision Institute!

August, 2018 – LMCW®™ is proud to announce another addition to our growing association of world-renowned healthcare providers; Pacific Vision Institute  has just earned the distinction of becoming a part of Leading Medical Clinics of the World®, the most comprehensive network of the highest quality medical practices and physicians in the world. After a rigorous… Read More »

What is IntraLASIK?

Am I a Good Candidate for IntraLASIK? Prior to undergoing IntraLASIK, patients at the CODET Vision Institute must undergo a thorough eye exam. During this exam, we assess the condition of the patient’s eyes. We measure the cornea’s curvature and thickness and map the eye completely up to the retina to ensure a good overall… Read More »

Lift the Cloud: The Next Level in Cataract Surgery

Did you know that cataract surgeries were performed as early as the third century CE? One of the earliest records of cataract surgery was from the ancient Indian physician Sushruta; this procedure used a curved blade to push back the cloudy lenses into the eye, and interestingly enough, clarified butter was used to wash out… Read More »

Know the Difference Between an Optometrist and an Opthalmologist

While both optometrists and ophthalmologists are doctors that specialize in eye care, they each have different sets of skills and responsibilities. Do you need to see an optometrist or an ophthalmologist? We have put together this infographic so you can know the difference: Optometrist An eye doctor who has earned the Doctor of Optometry (OD)… Read More »

Corneal Crosslinking Offers Hope For Keratoconus Sufferers

Most of us take our vision for granted, until something threatens to jeopardize it. Only when our sight begins to blur or darken do we suddenly realize how integral it is to our freedom and quality of life. Without it, we cannot drive, purchase groceries, or take in the incredible beauty around us. Our vision… Read More »

5 Ways You Can Properly Practice Children’s Eye Care

Did you know that nearly 25% of children suffer from vision problems? Children often have a hard time articulating their visual impediments, which is all the more troubling considering that a good majority of their education is visually-based. If you’re determined to find the very best eye care for your child, here are 5 ways… 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 »

5 Factors for Minimizing Your Glasses’ Lens Thickness

Because “coke bottle” glasses are more out of fashion than ever, today’s patients are keen on keeping their prescription lenses as thin as possible. If you’re looking for the perfect pair of glasses and you’re eager to keep your lenses lean, Vision Source London has put together a helpful list on the 5 factors for… 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 »