Mandel Vision’s Top Manhattan LASIK Eye Surgery FAQ’s: Blog 2 of a 2-Part Series

Blog 2:  Top Manhattan LASIK FAQ’s Post-LASIK Eye Surgery This is blog 2 of a 2-part series on the most frequently asked questions about LASIK eye surgery from our patients.  This blog will focus on the LASIK FAQ’s we hear from patients after (post) LASIK eye surgery with Dr. Mandel at our Manhattan LASIK center.  If you have questions about the free LASIK consultation, scheduling, or what you can expect prior to LASIK eye surgery, you’ll want to check out …
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Mandel Vision’s Top Manhattan LASIK FAQ’s: Blog 1 of a 2-Part Series

Manhattan LASIK

Blog 1: Top Manhattan LASIK FAQ’s Pre-LASIK Surgery: At Mandel Vision’s Manhattan LASIK center, laser vision correction is all we do. That singular focus is what has made us the premier LASIK center in New York. In our more than 30 years helping patients see more clearly, we’ve heard a lot of questions from patients considering LASIK. This two-part blog series is a compilation of some of the most frequently asked questions from our patients. In this blog, part one …
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Omega 3 Supplements and Dry Eye Syndrome

Omega 3 Supplements and Dry Eye Syndrome_Mandel Vision_Blog Post

Omega 3 Supplements and Dry Eye Syndrome Burning, stinging, redness, light-sensitivity…these are just a few of the annoying symptoms of dry eye syndrome (DES).  The increased use of digital devices, which exacerbate dry eye symptoms due to a decrease in the natural blink rate by more than 60%, has caused an increase in DES over the last several years.  That, combined with the chronic nature of this syndrome, has fueled a lot of research in this area which has revealed …
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Eye Healthy New Year’s Resolutions

Happy New Year! If you’re going to make a New Year’s resolution, why not choose one with the added benefit of it being eye healthy too?! Luckily, there are many things that you can do to improve or maintain your eye health.  To make it easy for you, we’ve made a list of our top four eye healthy resolutions: 1.  Make a commitment to your eye health.  Routine, annual eye exams are just as important as annual physicals.  And, they’re …
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Happy Holidays from Our Family to Yours!

  We want to thank all of our patients for a wonderful 2017! Thank you, especially, for trusting us with your only pair of eyes. We’re so glad that we were able to help you see your world more clearly and we look forward to seeing you again in 2018. Happy Holidays! ~Dr. Mandel and The Mandel Vision Team      

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Up Close and Personal with Laser Vision Correction Expert Dr. Eric Mandel

In our very first Facebook LIVE! video, we get up close and personal with laser vision correction expert Dr. Eric Mandel. Watch the video below as Dr. Mandel discusses what makes a patient a good candidate for LASIK or PRK laser vision correction. He also talks about why he may choose one procedure over another for some patients. Don’t have time to watch the video?  Prefer to read the transcript instead? No problem!  We’ve got you covered.  See below for …
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LASIK and PRK Laser Vision Correction:  Still the Best Choice for Patients

As medical technology continues to change, so do our options for medical treatment, and laser vision correction is no exception.  So, with all the options available today, why does corneal specialist and microsurgeon Dr. Eric Mandel still prefer LASIK and PRK  laser vision correction for all his patients who are candidates for refractive surgery? There are actually three key reasons for this. Proven Track Record: Unlike most of the other options in vision correction, we have long-term data on both LASIK and PRK laser vision …
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Amblyopia

Amblyopia

Amblyopia, or lazy eye, is a condition in which the visual acuity in one eye doesn’t fully develop, usually beginning from birth towards early childhood. Once the vision is lost, glasses or contacts cannot be corrective . The quantity of vision in the amblyopic eye varies from patient to patient, but at the least, the vision is worse than in the other eye.  If undetected and left untreated, the vision in that eye will never fully develop as the brain …
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Which Eye Conditions are Correctable with LASIK Eye Surgery?

LASIK Eye Surgery

There’s a lot of confusion about which eye conditions are correctable with LASIK eye surgery. As a result, we’ve heard a lot of myths over the years about who can benefit from LASIK and who can’t. We’d like to clear up the confusion! Below you’ll find the eye conditions that are treatable with LASIK. Myopia (AKA:  Nearsightedness): In this eye condition, near objects are clear and distant objects are blurry. To see clearly, the light rays from an object need …
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What Can I Expect After My LASIK Eye Surgery at Mandel Vision? 

LASIK Eye Surgery

Patients often ask what to expect after LASIK eye surgery with Dr. Eric Mandel. One of the best answers to this question actually comes from our patients. The most frequent thing we hear from our New York LASIK eye surgery patients the day after their surgery is “I woke up and could actually see my alarm clock clearly without fumbling around for my glasses!”  We realize this can seem trivial to some, but when you’ve been completely dependent on glasses …
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