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When Can I Go Swimming after LASIK?

LASIK surgeon Steven Chander presents guidelines regarding how soon a patient can go swimming after LASIK treatment.

Posted by Dr. Steven Chander on Aug 22, 2019

How Long Do LASIK Results Last?

Many vision patients wonder if LASIK results will last forever. The doctors at Primary Eye Care Associates address the duration of refractive surgery outcomes.

Posted by Dr. Steven Chander on Jul 26, 2019

How Long Does LASIK Take?

To alleviate any patient concerns, we discuss how long the LASIK procedure takes, and provide a step-by-step overview of the procedure.

Posted by Dr. Steven Chander on Jun 21, 2019

Corneal Refractive Therapy vs. LASIK

Corneal Refractive Therapy (CRT) is a non-surgical alternative to LASIK surgery. How do they compare? Let’s consider the advantages and disadvantages of each.

Posted by Dr. Steven Chander on Mar 22, 2019

Reviewing the History of LASIK

We review the history of LASIK so patients understand how the procedure has become more effective and safer over the years.

Posted by Dr. Steven Chander on Nov 13, 2018


Patients at Primary Eye Care Associates can learn the key differences regarding LASIK vs. PRK.

Posted by Dr. Steven Chander on Oct 05, 2018

Will I Need Reading Glasses after LASIK?

Patients will require reading glasses around the age of 40, even if they have undergone LASIK, due to a condition called presbyopia.

Posted by Dr. Steven Chander on Jun 21, 2018

Dry Eye After LASIK: Why It Happens and How to Manage It

Dry eye after LASIK is a common side effect. The team at Primary Eye Care Associates goes over treatment and management options for laser vision…

Posted by Dr. Steven Chander on Mar 02, 2018

LASIK after 40 - What Are the Pros and Cons?

Many patients in their 40s wonder if the LASIK procedure can improve their near vision and eliminate their need for reading glasses.

Posted by Dr. Steven Chander on Feb 22, 2017

When Is it Safe to Drive after LASIK?

Patients can learn how quickly they can resume driving after LASIK from the team at Primary Eye Care Associates.

Posted by Dr. Steven Chander on Jan 23, 2017

Dr. Steven Chander

Primary Eye Care Associates

Primary Eye Care Associates is a family-friendly vision care practice in Chicago, IL. Led by Dr. Steven Chander, our practice provides a variety of services, features a state-of-the-art optical laboratory, and includes an optical boutique with designer frames. Dr. Chander is certified by:

  • The National Board of Examiners in Optometry
  • The American Optometric Association

To schedule an appointment with our team, please fill out our online form or call (773) 735-6090.

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