Category: lasik vision correction

Procedures Available at Tylock-George Eye Care and Laser Center

Dr. Gary Tylock has more than 30 years of experience helping patients see better in the Dallas, Ft Worth area.  With over 80,000 refractive surgeries completed, Dr. Tylock offers a wide range of vision correction procedures at the Tylock-George Eye Care and Laser Centers including: Custom IntraLASIK, Custom PRK, and Advanced Technology Lens Implants.  Prior… 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

Is Lasik Permanent?

One of the most commonly asked questions we here is, “Is Lasik Permanent?”  Most people who wear glasses or contacts live for the day they will no longer be necessary, but the idea that there could be a permanent solution often seems impossible. The Lasik procedure is permanent.  Dr. Gary Tylock, certified by the American… 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