These multi-focal or accommodating IOLs, combined with treatment for astigmatism, will give you the best chance to reduce your dependence on eyeglasses. Imagine your life reading to your grandchildren, playing cards with your friends and enjoying all your favorite activities like golfing, swimming, sewing and tennis without the nuisance of glasses.
Hair typically grows back several weeks after your treatment. For best results waxing should be repeated every 4-8 weeks, although once a year before your warm-weather vacation is fine, too!
Within several minutes of the treatment, the treated area will become slightly red and puffy. This reaction subsides, and within a few hours the area returns to normal. Since the laser does not burn or cut the skin in any way, no bandages are necessary and you can return to your normal activities immediately.
Reactions to chemical peels are similar to sunburn. The recovery time is dependant on the depth of the peel. After any peel, it is very important that the skin be protected from the sun.
Essentially, there is no downtime. This is a tremendous advantage over ablative or surgical therapies. Depending on the procedure, there may be some initial redness usually lasting for a few hours to a light peeling or slight crusting of the skin. The micro-crusting can last 7 to 10 days. This is easily covered by the…
Following the treatment the laser clinician will recommend a sun block for daily wear. Normal activity can be resumed and make up can be applied. There may be some slight redness or swelling for a few hours.
At Center For Sight, 95% of patients find they never need glasses again after receiving advanced lenses. Occasionally, although rare, some patients may continue wearing glasses to help them perform specific tasks or see certain objects. The results achieved after receiving advanced lenses are truly life changing. In FDA studies, nearly 84 percent of patients…
There is minimal recovery time and most patients are able to resume their normal activities within a day or two of the procedure. Advanced lenses have been shown in clinical studies to provide good vision at all distances with decreased dependence on glasses.
Side effects can include transient redness and increased or decreased pigment in the treated area. Minimizing sun exposure can reduce these side effects.
FotoFacial RF is primarily a treatment to improve color and texture of sun damaged skin. Results may vary, but one can reasonably expect a 50-75% improvement in redness, spider veins on the face, brown blemishes, melasma, and sun damage spots. A lesser and more variable degree of improvement can be seen in fine wrinkling, pore…