Utah Eye Associates Blog


LASIK and Corneal Flap Complications

Mar 5, 2016 @ 12:00 PM — by Dr. David Masihdas
Tagged with: Lasik | Eye Care |

LASIK is one of the safest surgeries in medicine; however, there is a risk of corneal flap complications. Fortunately, the risk is very low.

Reduce the Risk of Infection after LASIK

Dec 5, 2015 @ 12:00 PM — by Dr. David Masihdas
Tagged with: Lasik | Eye Care |

Dr. David Mashidas discusses the risk of infection after LASIK, and what patients can do to reduce that risk even further.

What Are the Risks of LASIK Surgery?

Sep 4, 2015 @ 11:27 AM — by Dr. David Masihdas
Tagged with: Lasik | Risks | Complications |

LASIK risks include undercorrection, overcorrection, infection, dry eye syndrome, and flap complications. These complications are rare and preventable.

The Success Rates of LASIK Surgery

Jun 4, 2015 @ 12:09 PM — by Dr. David Masihdas
Tagged with: Lasik | Success Rates |

The success rates of LASIK surgery are generally high, with patients able to see clearly without the aid of glasses and contact lenses.

Follow Our Pre-Operative LASIK Instructions for Improved Results

Mar 9, 2015 @ 11:00 AM — by Dr. David Masihdas
Tagged with: Lasik | Eye Care |

Following Dr. Masihdas’ pre-operative LASIK instructions can help you improve your chances for outstanding results from this procedure.

LASIK Candidates: Who Is Ideal for Laser Eye Surgery?

Dec 8, 2014 @ 01:26 PM — by Dr. David Masihdas
Tagged with: Lasik |

Candidates for LASIK surgery are at least 18 years old, have healthy corneas, suffer from refractive error(s), do not have dry eye syndrome, and are not pregnant or nursing.

Possible Side Effects of LASIK

Sep 5, 2014 @ 10:00 AM — by Dr. David Masihdas
Tagged with: Lasik | Eye Care |

Although LASIK is extremely safe and effective, it does have some side effects, like any other medical procedure.

How to Enjoy a Smooth Recovery after LASIK Surgery

Jun 6, 2014 @ 10:00 AM — by Dr. David Masihdas
Tagged with: Lasik | Eye Care |

Check out this blog post to read about recovery tips that you should follow after undergoing LASIK surgery.

Information on Different Eye Conditions Related to Diabetes

Mar 12, 2014 @ 03:02 PM — by Dr. David Masihdas
Tagged with: Diabetic Retinopathy | Cataracts | Glaucoma | Eye Care |

People who suffer from diabetes may face a number of different eye problems and vision issues. Let's consider diabetic retinopathy, cataracts, and glaucoma right now.

Traditional LASIK vs. Wavefront LASIK in Salt Lake City

Jan 20, 2014 @ 01:05 PM — by Dr. David Masihdas
Tagged with: Lasik | Wavefront | Refractive Surgery |

Waverfront technology has led to many great steps forward in LASIK surgery. We'd like to compare the results of custom LASIK to traditional LASIK so you understand why one is superior.