Primary Eye Care Associates

Primary Eye Care Associates


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.

Dr. Steven Chander 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.

Dr. Steven Chander 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.

Dr. Steven Chander Nov 13, 2018


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

Dr. Steven Chander 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.

Dr. Steven Chander 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…

Dr. Steven Chander 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.

Dr. Steven Chander 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.

Dr. Steven Chander Jan 23, 2017

LASIK and Cigarette Smoke are a Bad Combination

Laser eye surgeon Steven Chander discusses the negative effects of cigarette smoke on LASIK patients.

Dr. Steven Chander Oct 24, 2016

How Does Corneal Thickness Affect LASIK Candidacy?

Dr. Steven Chander takes into account a patient’s corneal thickness when determining if they are suitable candidates for LASIK surgery.

Dr. Steven Chander Sep 23, 2016

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