Periodically, Paveloff Vision Center will provide updates pertaining to the latest in eye care news.

December 15, 2010
Study Compares LASIK to PRK Outcomes

In a recent study published in the Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, LASIK patients demonstrated greater refractive stability six to nine years after surgery than PRK patients. The study evaluated 389 eyes of 229 patients who were treated for correction of myopia (nearsightedness) with an excimer laser.

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September 10, 2010
Cataract Surgery Volume Increases Nationally
Cataract Surgery Volume Increases Nationally

A recent survey conducted by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) showed that the number of cataract surgeries has increased in the United States. Over 3.21 million procedures were performed which is a 2% increase from 2008.. Likewise, the use of specialty, or presbyopic IOLs, has increased steadily since receiving FDA approval. Since 2008, the use of these lenses has increased 24%.

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By Dr. Paveloff
Tags: Cataract, Presbyopic IOLs, ReSTOR, Crystalens, Toric
June 1, 2009
Tips to Protect Your Eyes

Here are 10 Tips about Eye Care that everyone should know!

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October 29, 2009
SEE International …Vision for the World

Surgical Eye Expeditions (SEE) International is a non-profit humanitarian organization that provides medical, surgical and educational services by volunteer ophthalmic surgeons. The primary objective is to restore sight worldwide to individuals who are disadvantaged and visually impaired.

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