2012

Am I A Good Candidate For LASIK?

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

It’s one of the best questions to ask when considering LASIK.  In fact, approximately 10 percent of my patients are not eligible for LASIK.   Your first step in determining if you’re a candidate for LASIK is completing a thorough, diagnostic evaluation of your eyes.  You can expect an exam to take typically 1-2 hours...  read more

What Formula 1 Racing Tells Us About LASIK

Thursday, November 15th, 2012

Formula 1 – the elite international level of automobile racing – is coming to Austin, TX this weekend.   It’s a big deal.  Formula 1 hasn’t raced on U.S. soil since 2007.  And its real glory days in the U.S. were decades ago.  But worldwide, Formula 1 has the biggest viewership of any sport –...  read more

Make Your Photography Hassle-Free With LASIK

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

LASIK can transform the way you see the world.  So can photography.  And the two together can be a perfect marriage.   LASIK has been a tremendous benefit to many photographers, whether they’re professionals, dedicated amateurs, or simply parents trying to snap every moment of family life.  By eliminating the hassle of glasses or contacts,...  read more

Dr. Dell Brings the Victus Laser to Austin, TX

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Several years after Dr. Dell exposed the US to Laser Cataract surgery, he brings the next major advancement to the United States.  The Victus Laser is the only laser in the country that can perform portions of cataract surgery and LASIK flaps. This technology will be available to all of Dr. Dell’s cataract and LASIK patients.

Could LASIK Be A Smart Investment?

Monday, October 29th, 2012

Many people are intrigued by LASIK but find that they’re intimidated by the cost.  If you’re one of those people, here’s something you may want to consider:  Although the initial cost of LASIK may be significant, it could actually save you money in the long run. Keep in mind that you will be wearing, and...  read more

Parents Considering LASIK: What Questions Should You Ask The Surgeon?

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

There’s a lot to think about when you’re considering LASIK – and even more when you’re a parent.  How will it affect your children, and your ability to take care of them?  Especially if your children are young, you’ll want to plan your surgery so that there’s minimal disruption, and talk to your kids so...  read more

LASIK On The Job: Emergency First Responders

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

It’s always rewarding when I perform LASIK and the result is that it makes a tremendous difference in the patient’s job.  It’s even more rewarding when the job in question is a matter of life and death.   Many of the people who come to me for LASIK are emergency first responders – police officers,...  read more

Why Elite Athletes Turn To Laser Vision Correction

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Laser vision correction procedures, like LASIK, are all about high performance – achieving excellent vision that, unlike eyeglasses or contact lenses, is more precise, always in place and that stands up to extreme conditions.  Many people in demanding professions – pilots and emergency first responders come to mind – have been quick to recognize and take...  read more

LASIK - For Pilots Who Need Vision Correction, It Can Be The Right Stuff

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

Good eyesight is critical in many professions and pursuits, but for pilots it’s especially critical.  The ability to see and avoid other traffic and runway hazards, or to read instruments and charts in difficult, sometimes turbulent conditions, can literally be a matter of life and death.   I’ve had the privilege of performing LASIK surgery...  read more

More Benefit With LASIK Advances

Thursday, October 4th, 2012

New advanced technology has made it possible for LASIK to help more people than ever before – even many of those who were previously not eligible for the procedure. Improved laser vision correction instruments, such as new, more precise lasers and more advanced LASIK techniques, mean we now have better results than ever before and...  read more