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New Year, New Vision with LASIK

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on January 1, 2019 in LASIK

This New Year, many people will resolve to achieve improved vision with LASIK laser surgery. LASIK works to correct your vision permanently and reduces your reliance on contacts and glasses. At Linda Vision, Dr. Linda Vu specializes in LASIK and

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Common Myths About Cataracts

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on December 13, 2018 in Cataracts

Cataracts are caused by clouding of the eye’s natural lens, which prevents rays of light from reaching the retina. There are many myths about cataracts that prevent people from gaining access to effective cataract treatment. Linda Vision in Monterey Park,

Treating Red, Puffy Eyes: Warm Compress vs. Cold Compress

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on December 12, 2018 in Eye Health

Warm and cold compresses are home remedies commonly used to treat a variety of eye problems. But when is each appropriate? For this month’s blog post, Dr. Linda Vu of Linda Vision thought it would be useful to discuss when

Can I Have Cataract Surgery After LASIK?

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on October 31, 2018 in Cataracts

Los Angeles eye surgeon Dr. Linda Vu receives many questions about LASIK and cataract surgery, two of the most popular vision correction procedures today. Many of her former laser vision correction patients are curious to know whether it’s possible or

How Your Vision Changes As You Age

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on September 30, 2018 in LASIK

With age comes wisdom but so do less than desirable changes to the body, including some affecting the eyes. Beginning around age 40, many adults begin to notice changes in their vision. While many of these changes are a normal

Am I Too Old for LASIK/PRK?

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on August 30, 2018 in LASIK

LASIK and PRK are FDA-approved to treat blurry vision caused by certain refractive errors in adults age 18 and older. Many potential patients, including some that meet with Los Angeles LASIK surgeon Dr. Linda Vu, are curious to know whether

How Soon Can I Drive After Laser Vision Correction?

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on July 30, 2018 in LASIK

LASIK and other similar laser vision correction procedures like PRK typically require a short recovery period. During this time, you will need to refrain from certain activities, including driving. Because driving after LASIK is a topic that is frequently discussed

How to Protect Your Eyes from Injury

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on June 29, 2018 in Eye Health

According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), approximately 2.5 million eye injuries occur in the U.S. each year. Perhaps more surprisingly, the AAO estimates that 90 percent of these injuries could be prevented by wearing the proper protective eyewear.

Five Summer Activities That Are More Enjoyable After LASIK

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on May 29, 2018 in LASIK

Summer is almost upon us and we here at Linda Vision in Los Angeles can’t think of a better time for LASIK. A quick and painless procedure, LASIK changes the curvature of the cornea to restore clear vision. Downtime is

Reasons Not to Fear LASIK

Posted by Dr. Linda Vu on April 28, 2018 in LASIK

Our eyesight is one of our most valuable assets, so it’s only natural that some LASIK patients would feel apprehensive or nervous about undergoing surgery. But the fact is, LASIK eye surgery is an extremely safe procedure that has helped