Category: LASIK eye surgery

Potential Reason to Choose PRK instead of LASIK

It’s hard enough as it is to wake up in the morning. Now add to that the possibility of waking up feeling like you have a small rock in your eye, accompanied by excessive tearing, light sensitivity, and blurry vision. Your eye was fine when you went to bed last night, but this morning you… Read More


Can Lasik Correct Astigmatism?

Do you have astigmatism? Have you tried glasses or contacts to correct your vision but are tired of the hassle? Then Lasik Surgery could be the remedy you have been looking for to restore your vision to 20/20. Astigmatism is not a sign that your eyes are unhealthy; it is a problem with how your… Read More


Win Free LASIK! Tylock-George Eye Care & Laser Center announces “Reality LASIK” Contest

WIN free LASIK from Dr. Gary R. Tylock! Click here to join us on Facebook and Post Your Video Today!  How to Enter:  Post you video August 9 – September 15, 2012   Fans of the Tylock-George Eye Care & LASIK Center Facebook page, and Dallas/Ft Worth residents must post (* or submit) a personal… Read More


Correcting Presbyopia with LASIK

If you’re over forty and experiencing blurred vision when reading, sewing, or doing other “close” work, you are probably suffering from presbyopia. An age-related condition that affects more than 135 million people in the United States, and more than a billion worldwide, presbyopia is caused by a thickening of the natural lens, which causes loss… Read More


What Happens in a LASIK Procedure?

Millions of patients have benefited from LASIK, but most people are not quite sure what happens in a LASIK procedure.  If you’re considering LASIK, then this summary should answer your questions! Before the procedure, the patient will be given a mild oral sedative. This allows communication with the surgeon throughout the surgery. An antibiotic eye… Read More


What is the difference in PRK vs. LASIK?

Many people consider vision correction, but what are the benefits of PRK vs. LASIK? After all, laser eye surgery can a bit of a mystery. Most people have heard of LASIK, and many know someone who has had it. However, when it comes to questions like the difference in PRK vs. LASIK, most of us… Read More


How Long is Laser Eye Surgery Recovery?

Prospective patients often wonder about the length of laser eye surgery recovery. LASIK is the most popular vision correction procedure performed today, and millions of people have benefited from this surgery, which promises almost immediate results with minimal pain.  In no time, you’ll be back to your normal lifestyle, glasses and contact free! The procedure… Read More


What does pupil size have to do with Lasik?

It may come as a surprise, but your pupil size plays an important role in determining the successful outcome of your LASIK surgery.  Before a patient pursues refractive surgery, it is important to have the eyes thoroughly examined by a qualified Ophthalmologist. The doctor will check your visual capability, both with and without corrective lenses. He… Read More