Eyes of York Blog

  • My SMILE Journey at Eyes of York

    Abigail Frank poses for a picture with Dr. Denise Visco and staff to celebrate her SMILE procedure.  Reasons for Reaching out to Eyes of York For a few years my dad and I talked about getting laser vision correction and we always thought about how nice it would be to just be able to wake up in the morning and

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  • Three Common Misconceptions About Cataracts and Surgery

    Three Common Misconceptions About Cataracts and Surgery Cataracts are formed on the front of the eye. This is false. Most people think the lens is on the front side of the eye, visible while looking at someone. This is not the case. In fact, the lens that forms the cataract is actually behind the visible part of a person’s eye

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  • My Reason to SMILE : A Patient’s Journey

     Tiffani R. is pictured here with some of the Eyes of York staff as she celebrated two weeks since her SMILE procedure. Below is Tiffani’s thoughts on her experience throughout her journey at Eyes of York.   Reasons for Reaching out to Eyes of York I had been wearing glasses and contacts for over 20 years. I am very active

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  • FAQ’s : Raindrop Near Vision Inlay

      What is new about this implant and procedure? Raindrop is the world’s first inlay to change the shape of the cornea (the clear, front part of the eye) to improve near vision and is designed to reduce or eliminate the need for reading glasses. The outpatient procedure takes about 10-minutes and patients are able to resume most normal activities

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  • Reasons to SMILE

    The latest advancement in laser vision correction, SMILE has many great benefits. Eyes of York has helped thousands of patients see better through laser vision correction procedures such as LASIK and PRK. Now, as we prepare to become the first practice in Pennsylvania to perform SMILE, we wanted to help you understand some of the benefits of SMILE.    

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  • Lasik, SMILE, and contacts– comparing the costs

    Have you ever thought about how much you spend over a lifetime on glasses and/or contacts? The answer is – probably not. Today, we will look at a few statistics regarding the cost of corrective eyewear vs. the cost of a laser vision correction procedure as well as the options that are available to our patients. First, let’s take a

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