More LASIK FAQs? Let’s Ask a LASIK Eye Surgeon

In our latest edition of Ask a LASIK Eye Surgeon, we spoke with RSC editorial advisor Blake Williamson, M.D. of Williamson Eye in Baton Rouge, LA to answer some of the LASIK FAQs asked of the internet.  The latest series of questions tackles some of the myths...

Can LASIK Fix Astigmatism?

Can LASIK fix astigmatism? Yes, today’s laser vision correction procedures can improve blurry vision caused by astigmatism. Many ask: Can LASIK fix astigmatism?  The short answer is YES! Astigmatism affects 1 in 3 people in the U.S. with blurry vision, eye strain, and...

The Latest FDA and LASIK News: What You Need to Know

You may be seeing reports about the FDA looking into LASIK, which might have you questioning whether the popular vision correction procedure is safe. Rest assured, the FDA is firm in its position that LASIK is both safe and effective for those who are good candidates....

Can you use FSA or HSA for LASIK? 2023 Update

Yes, you can use your FSA and HSA to help with the cost of your LASIK procedure. For the tax year 2023, the IRS announced the annual contribution limits for both the Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and the Health Savings Accounts (HSA).  Those who have access to these...