Category Archives: LASIK

  1. 5 Things to Expect from Your Upcoming Lasik Surgery

    What to expect before, during, and after LASIK surgery at Will Vision and Laser Centers will vary from patient to patient. Rest assured that your decision to have LASIK will be life-changing. You have decided to experience clearer vision and are probably excited about the prospect of no longer depending on eyeglasses or contact lenses….

  2. What Does LASIK Feel Like?

    LASIK surgery is an exciting option for improving your vision and ditching the hassle of glasses and contacts. During the procedure, a high-powered excimer laser reshapes the cornea. LASIK is performed while patients are awake, so it is common to wonder what the procedure will feel like. This guide will help you prepare for your upcoming laser eye…

  3. 5 Criteria for a Good LASIK Candidate

    LASIK has helped countless men and women to achieve better vision. You could be next. Are you a good candidate for LASIK surgery in the Pacific Northwest? Below, discover five important criteria for LASIK surgery.  The Right Age Not too old and not too young, LASIK is best performed on adults in the prime of…

  4. Common LASIK Surgery Myths Explained

    Though LASIK surgery has been around for years and has earned a reputation for being a safe, effective way to address an array of common vision problems, there are still many misconceptions circulating about this procedure. If you’ve been on the fence about getting LASIK surgery because you’re worried it’s too risky, too expensive, or…

  5. LASIK vs. Cataract Surgery: What’s the Difference?

    Not all eye surgeries are the same. Take LASIK and cataract surgery, for example. Both improve the vision, but the reasons for surgery and the methods used for correction are dramatically different.  How are LASIK and cataract surgery different? Which option is best for you? Understanding Cataract Surgery Cataracts are a progressive clouding of the…

  6. LASIK Before Pregnancy: Anything to Worry About?

    Will my baby have my eyes? What about my bad vision? During pregnancy, it is common to think about your growing child, wondering what the future holds for you and your little one. Patients with vision problems may wonder if their child will someday struggle with nearsightedness or farsightedness too.  Pregnancy symptoms may make wearing…

  7. Do LASIK Procedures Vary According to Age?

    Your eyes change throughout your life. Your vision needs at 20 aren’t the same as your vision needs at 70. One thing does remain stable, no matter your age: Good vision is always worth investing in.  Learn how LASIK and other vision correction procedures can keep your eyes at their best throughout your lifetime. At…

  8. How to Choose the Best LASIK Eye Surgeon

    When it comes to your eyes, don’t settle for anything less than the best. You only get one pair, and they need to last a lifetime. We aren’t all born with 20/20 vision. If your eyesight is coming up short, improve your eyesight with LASIK surgery. Here’s how to find a top-notch surgeon for your…

  9. Portland’s Best LASIK Procedures for Adults Over 50

    Sometimes life gets in the way of LASIK plans. At Will Vision and Laser Centers, many of our LASIK patients are older adults, patients that have wanted laser eye surgery for years, and are finally in the position to have it. They finally have the finances to pay for the procedure and the time to…

  10. 5 Tips for Giving the Gift of LASIK this Holiday

    Skip the ugly sweater and give a holiday gift that will be appreciated for years to come. LASIK surgery tops many holiday wish lists. When you give the gift of LASIK, you’re giving the gift of clear vision.  Gifting a medical procedure can be a bit more difficult than simply buying a box of chocolates….