Is LASIK painful?

When it comes to myths surrounding LASIK surgery, this is one we hear all too often — LASIK surgery and/ or the recovery is painful. We couldn’t be more delighted to tell you that, that is anything but true! Does the LASIK Procedure Hurt? In short — no! Before the procedure begins, your doctor will […]

can I afford LASIK surgery?

One of the most common questions we get here at Barry Wasserman’s is, “How much does LASIK cost?” Unfortunately, it’s not exactly a question we can give a straight-forward answer to. The cost of a LASIK procedure depends on a few things, like your eye health, current vision, and follow up needs. But, what we […]

Anxiety and your LASIK procedure

In an ideal world, every one of our patients would walk into our office relaxed, calm, and eager to see the world with nothing but their own two eyes. Unfortunately, what we often see are patients that are nervous, fearful, and anxious about the procedure. And honestly, that’s okay! It’s perfectly normal to be a […]

the difference between LASIK, PRK, and LASEK

Though LASIK is arguably the most common type of vision-correcting eye surgery, it’s not the only one out there. Many people walk into a LASIK consultation only to learn that LASIK isn’t the best option for them. Below, we’re going to explore the benefits and differences between LASIK, PRK, and LASEK. LASIK Standing for Laser-Assisted […]