Providing you with the best eye care solutions.
At Williamson Eye Institute, we are committed to preserving and protecting our patients’ eye health throughout their lives. We are committed to responding compassionately to our patients’ individual needs and advancing the highest standards of comprehensive eye care.
A popular, precise procedure that can provide excellent vision results with a quick recovery. LASIK can correct nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. Contact us for your free screening and eligibility.
Cataracts are the most common cause of vision problems among adults and are caused by a ‘cloudiness’ blocking light from entering your eye. Surgery options are available and are extremely successful in restoring lost vision.
Dr. Virata and his team lead a specialized retinal care practice that assesses and treats both common and more complex eye diseases. This includes diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachments, and age-related macular degeneration.
When it comes to eye procedures like LASIK, it’s normal for many to have an eye-related fear, or ommetaphobia. This fear is mostly caused by patients' lack of knowledge, but learning about this vision correction will allow you to leave any fears behind you.
A few common fears you may have about LASIK are:
- You don’t know what to expect.
- You’ll feel pain.
- Your procedure will go wrong.
- You’ll be kept away from activities you love.
Although having some fear about a medical procedure is understandable, you have nothing to worry about! Here are four of the most common fears about LASIK, as well as a few words from patients whose lives have changed for the better because of their vision correction.
When looking for an eye care specialist, most people just search for an eye doctor. But did you know that could mean two different things?
Optometrists and ophthalmologists are both eye care professionals who can help patients like you with a variety of needs. With different educational backgrounds, they may serve different patients. To choose the best option for you, you should first know what the differences are between the two eye care professionals.