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DLC LASIK AUSTIN NEWS - Dr. Dell to provide an extensive program of lectures at the largest meeting of refractive surgeons in the country.

April 13, 2012

  Dr. Dell’s expertise will again be showcased at the American Academy of Refractive and Cataract Surgeons. He will provide several hours of lecturing and educations to the largest gathering of refractive surgeons in the country.  He will be educating them on the latest advancements and techniques available in LASIK and cataract surgery.    ...  read more


DLC LASIK Austin News - Visual alerts shown to evoke quicker reactions than alerts through other senses

April 12, 2012

New research has shown that visual alerting methods are still considered to be the most trustworthy, as compared to auditory or tactile alerts. This is shown by research conducted by a team of scientists at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA, USA.In the study, thirty undergraduate students completed two sessions of a virtual reconnaissance mission....  read more


DLC LASIK AUSTIN NEWS - Dr. Cunningham Featured on Eye Protection

March 28, 2012

  In addition to talking about steps you can take to protect your eyes during sports and recreation, Dr. Cunningham explains why certain sports carry more risk for eye injury, and advises how to know if an eye injury is serious enough to require medical attention,  and the risks of not having an eye injury...  read more


DLC AUSTIN LASIK NEWS - The Safety of LASIK vs Contact Lens Wear

March 12, 2012

  Many people hesitate to have LASIK because they fear a poor outcome.  A recent study sheds much light on the risk of vision loss with LASIK eye surgery vs contact lens wear.   The significant findings from this study showed that soft contact lens wear posed the same risk of losing vision as LASIK...  read more


DLC LASIK AUSTIN NEWS - Itchy Watery Eyes Around Eye Surgery

March 8, 2012

It is important to treat all ocular allergies before and after eye surgery.  Once patient achieve excellent vision after eye surgery, they often dismiss eye comfort due to the excitement of great vision.  It is important to continue to treat any itching or watering for several reasons.   A primary concern is eye irritation that may...  read more


DLC LASIK AUSTIN NEWS - Dr. Cunningham To Lecture at SECO International in Atlanta, Georgia

February 28, 2012

Dr. Cunningham was invited to lecture at SECO International eye convention in Atlanta, Georgia this weekend.  SECO is one of the largest and well respected optometry conventions in the world.  Dr. Cunningham will be lecturing on ocular disease and LASIK eye surgery.  Dr. Cunningham will be educating other eyedoctors on the world leading treatment strategies...  read more


DLC LASIK Austin News - Dry Eye After LASIK Not As Big Of An Issue Now.

February 24, 2012

University of Michigan study shows that dry eye after femtosecond (all LASER) LASIK is rare and mild. The conclusion of the study found “Dry-eye syndrome after myopic LASIK with a femtosecond laser was mild and improved after 3 months”. Dry eyes and corneal sensation after laser in situ keratomileusis with femtosecond laser flap creation Effect...  read more


DLC LASIK AUSTIN NEWS - Dr. Cunningham to be featured on Healthy Vision with Dr. Val Jones

February 15, 2012

To coincide with national eye safety month, Dr. Cunningham of Dell Laser Consultants in Austin, TX will be featured on the national radio show Healthy Vision with Dr. Val Jones. Dr. Cunningham will provide information on eye injuries and prevention strategies.   Discussion will include eye protection after LASIK eye surgery.  Airing dates will be...  read more


Dell LASIK Austin News - LASIK Xtra - Safer?

February 10, 2012

  WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Avedro, Inc. announced today that the Company’s proprietary Lasik Xtra procedure has received Canadian Approval. Lasik Xtra is a two minute procedure used in conjunction with standard Lasik to restore biomechanical integrity and strength to the cornea after a standard Lasik procedure. The procedure combines riboflavin ophthalmic solution with Avedro’s KXL™ System...  read more


DLC LASIK AUSTIN NEWS - Eyes Are Window To Mind

January 30, 2012

The eyes are the window into the soul – or at least the mind, according to a new paper published in Perspectives on Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. Measuring the diameter of the pupil, the part of the eye that changes size to let in more light, can show what...  read more