Extreme LASIK: Taking the Fear Out of Laser Vision Correction

Fear is one of the most common barriers patients face when considering laser vision correction.   Now, thanks to former Navy Captain and ophthalmologist, Steven Schallhorn, MD, patients can feel more secure.  Dr. Schallhorn performed LASIK on military personnel from the Army, Airforce, Marine Corp., and Navy using the same advanced blade-free, Femtosecond and Wavefront guided technology used at Mandel Vision.  In an effort to determine the safety and efficacy of LASIK, he then subjected these patients to some of the …
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Mandel Vision® Spring 2012 Health Tips

1. Hooray! Spring is here! Unfortunately, this means the dreaded Spring allergies are here as well. With Spring here and all of the beautiful flowers that come with it, comes the promise of the dreaded Spring allergy season. Seasonal allergies are usually due to allergens that bind to mast cells in the eye, which then release histamine. The histamine causes most of the allergy symptoms. Allergic symptoms include itching, redness and tearing. Symptomatic relief can be obtained using antihistamine drops …
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