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Does LASIK Eye Surgery Hurt or Cause Pain?

Many people understandably wonder if LASIK is painful. We address these concerns about the procedure and provide guidance on proper aftercare.

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LEI: The LASIK Institute for Better Vision

Learn more about the Laser Eye Institute difference and our commitment to providing exceptional vision correction treatments.

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How Long Does LASIK Last

How Long Does LASIK Last? (is it temporary or permanent?)

Learn how long LASIK procedures last and the factors that contribute to maintaining long-term eye health after the procedure.

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What is the Recovery Time for LASIK Eye Surgery?

Before undergoing a LASIK procedure, many patients want to know what to expect from the recovery process. Find out LASIK recovery time in our guide.

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Eye Issues

What Does It Mean When Your Left Eye Jumps?

If you need to ask “What Does It Mean When Your Left Eye Jumps?” you’re likely dealing with a frustrating, but harmless, situation. According to the American Optometric Association, eyelid twitches, spasms, tics, or jumps in either eye are widespread and …

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COVID-19 Policy

This page contains the latest news regarding COVID-19 and is updated frequently. [Updated 7/25/2022] Mask Policy: Masks are suggested, but not required. Office Policy: The Laser Eye Institute is operating normally for all patient visits. Additional Patient Safety Information Ensuring …

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LASIK Safety

Is LASIK Safe? A 2020 Report

“Is LASIK Safe” is a frequently asked and frequently researched question; and rightfully so as these are your eyes we are talking about! Thanks to the internet, we are living through an information era, giving us anything we could ask …

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New Year New You LASIK

New Year, New You: Why Now Is The Time for LASIK

2020 is here – can you believe it? New Year’s Resolutions have been set (and some probably broken), and many Michiganders have reflected and committed to improving their quality of life, and the lives of others’ as we entered the …

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LASIK FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions: Part Five

Exactly what your recovery looks like will depend on what type of procedure or procedures you have—recovery from LASIK will be a little different from SMILE, and an little different from LASEK. For most patients who have Lasik, the most popular option, recovery is very quick! You’ll be able to resume most of your regular activities within a day or two.

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