Blog Posts in January, 2012

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  • LASIK Enhancements

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 30-Jan-2012

    It is no secret that LASIK eye surgery is a life-changing procedure. And it shouldn’t be a secret that in some cases, additional enhancements are needed in order for the patient to receive optimal vision correction. In most cases, patients can expect great results even if additional enhancements are needed. According to the Eye Surgery Education Council founded by members of the American ...
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  • Preparing for LASIK

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 25-Jan-2012

    As we illustrated in our recent blog post, 2012 Flexible Spending Accounts: Why Spend on LASIK Now?, now is the best time to spend on LASIK or vision correction surgery. With that in mind, you may have already determined that you are a candidate and scheduled an appointment for LASIK eye surgery. Here are a few easy tips from our experienced eye doctors to help you prepare for the surgical ...
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  • 2012 Flexible Spending Accounts: Why Spend on LASIK Now?

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 24-Jan-2012

    The Flexible Spending Account (FSA) rules are changing on January 1, 2013, and although we are only a month into 2012, the changes may influence how you spend your funds now. In 2013, employees will be limited to putting $2,500 pre-tax salary into their healthcare FSA per year. While there is currently no legal limit on pre-tax contributions, most employers typically set a limit of $5,000. If you ...
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  • Key-Whitman Live Facebook Chat

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 18-Jan-2012

    Do you have questions about your vision? Maybe you’re wondering if laser eye surgery is right for you. Or perhaps, you are starting to see differences in your vision. Our experienced eye doctors at Key-Whitman Eye Center are here to help you answer those questions! Join us every Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for our Live Facebook Chat on the Key-Whitman Eye Center Facebook wall, ...
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  • An Eye Exam Without Full Dilation

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 10-Jan-2012

    Are you overdue for your annual or biennial comprehensive eye exam? You know scheduling a regular exam is important, but the inconvenience of having your eyes dilated may be holding you back. While it can be a nuisance, dilation is one of the most important parts of a comprehensive exam because it allows the doctor to fully evaluate the retina to look for signs of damage and other eye problems. At ...
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  • Save Your Vision: Identifying Glaucoma Symptoms Early

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 10-Jan-2012

    What is glaucoma? Glaucoma is a condition in which the fluid in the eye does not flow normally resulting in high pressure inside the eye. When pressure rises inside the eye, optic nerve damage and permanent blindness may result if the high pressure is not controlled. According to the World Health Organization, glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness in the world. Often referred to as ...
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  • Key-Whitman Ophthalmic Team Heads to Guatemala to Provide Medical Aid

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 9-Jan-2012

    This weekend, an ophthalmic surgical team from Key-Whitman Eye Center consisting of Dr. Jorge Corona, Nurse Joaquin Ramirez, and Tech Bobi Mata, will be heading to San Cristóbal, Guatemala to participate in a medical mission trip with HELPS International. They will be joining a team of eighty-five doctors, nurses and medical professionals from the Dallas-Fort Worth area and across the ...
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  • Dry Eyes and Winter Weather

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 5-Jan-2012

    As temperatures drop, most of us tend to hibernate inside of our cozy, heated homes. While turning up the heat will keep us warm and comfortable, it also reduces the level of moisture in the air, which in turn dries out our skin and eyes. Dry skin can be easily remedied with lotions and moisturizers. Our dry eyes however, are not so easily cured. Dry air causes moisture to evaporate inside of our ...
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  • Are Prescribed Lash-Lengthening Serums Safe?

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 3-Jan-2012

    From plumping mascaras to eyelash extensions, women have gone to great lengths for the chance to bat Bambi-style eyelashes. Now there is another option that grows, thickens, lengthens, and darkens your own eyelashes, LATISSE® . You may have already heard about the FDA approved, prescription-only treatment, but are still unsure of the positive and negative side effects. What is LATISSE® ? ...
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