Prevent Blindness America, a nonprofit organization that focuses on promoting eye health and fighting vision loss, has declared June as Cataract Awareness Month. During this month, vision professionals across the country – including those at Larson Eye Care – encourage the general public to learn more about cataracts and focus on early intervention.
Summer is upon us, and the air is filled with pollen and other allergens. In the coming months, you might find that your eyes are a little itchier than usual.
Eye allergies, also known as allergic conjunctivitis, occur when your immune system mistakenly believes that a harmless substance (e.g., pollen) is actually harmful. Although most people associate allergies with a stuffy nose, itchy eyes are another common symptom.
Are you considering LASIK surgery but have questions about paying for the procedure? At Larson Eye Care, we know that the cost of LASIK can seem intimidating. Fortunately, it doesn’t have to be! Each patient has the opportunity to use financing, Flexible Spending Accounts, or Health Spending Accounts to pay for their LASIK procedure.