Monthly Archives: July 2015


Do You Need Reading Glasses or LASIK?

Why is that restaurant menu so blurry? The first step to answering that question is to identify when your blurred vision occurred. Have you had blurry vision for most of your life? Or is this a new condition that has popped up recently? There could be many reasons why it may be hard to read… Read More

Does LASIK Hurt?

Your LASIK procedure should be a pain-free experience.  Before your eye surgery begins, numbing eye drops will be put into your eye to eliminate any pain or discomfort during the procedure.  You may also request or receive a prescription for a medication to help you relax before the surgery.  During the surgery you will likely… Read More

Summer is Perfect for LASIK

Considering LASIK surgery?  Summer is a great time to get LASIK in Seattle. With schools closed for the summer break, you don’t have to worry about school commitments, pickups or car pooling. Although the procedure is quick, painless and features a fast recovery, blurry vision can be a short term side effect.  Companies know that… Read More

Does LASIK Help Nearsightedness?

Nearsightedness is a condition where objects in the distance appear out of focus.  It is a common reason for blurred vision, says the staff at Bellevue LASIK & Cataract in Seattle. Nearsightedness (also called myopia) is not a disease.  Nearsighted people might squint when trying to see objects in a distance. Teachers commonly notice children… Read More