Mandel Vision Newsletter ~ In Focus ~ October 2018 Highlights
We discuss the dangers of over-the-counter contact lenses, our exciting new LASIK technology and flexible spending accounts in our latest Mandel Vision ~ In Focus ~ Newsletter.
October is Halloween Safety Month
Non-prescription contact lenses could cause a vision-threatening eye infection. Just DON’T do it!
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This Month’s Featured Eye Health Tip
So, who you choose to perform your LASIK surgery matters!
Click here to read some key points to consider when choosing your LASIK surgeon.
Click here to read more about this exciting advancement that we’ve added to our state-of-the-art laser vision correction suite in Manhattan.
New on the Blog
It’s flex spending time! If you’re thinking about LASIK and are lucky enough to have an FSA (Flexible Spending Account), you’ll need to contribute to the account soon in order to use those dollars in 2019. An FSA is an account set up by employers which allows employees to set aside tax-free dollars. By putting this money aside, the employee pays no Federal, FICA or State taxes on the amount in their FSA account. This money can then be used to pay for many healthcare costs. Elective or cosmetic procedures, such as LASIK, are some of the items that can be paid for with this tax-free money.
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