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Available Options for Reading and Distance Vision for Over 40s

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Practically, there's no age limit for LASIK as long as eyes are healthy! However, there could also be many other options for those who do not want to talk about LASIK. Take a look at all the available options and understand what each offers and whether or not it is a right choice for you.

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What To Do and Expect After LASIK Surgery

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

LASIK Surgery is designed to improve the vision of those with eye conditions and eradicate the use of wearable corrective devices. As such, a successful procedure is expected to yield positive result to the overall quality of life of the patient.

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Why LASIK is Right for YOU: The Truth behind the Myths

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

People who are experiencing vision problems rely on artificial corrective lenses to ameliorate their conditions. Some wear eyeglasses while others use contact lenses. Although these options have proven its efficiency, it also has its disadvantages. Read to find out.

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Patient's Guide to LASIK Surgery

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

It can be a lot to take in when understanding how LASIK works and how to prepare for LASIK. It is just one of the important decisions to make in life as it is a permanent solution to bad eyes. Our LASIK surgery patient guide will answer all your questions and any concerns you may have.

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Expert Tips on Post LASIK Eye Care

Monday, December 08, 2014

LASIK eye surgery can be a savior for individuals that suffer from vision problems such as farsightedness, nearsightedness and astigmatism. With the introduction to LASIK patience’s conditions are corrected through modifications on the lens of the eye. Although it is a minimal evasive surgery there are still things you must consider for post-surgery care. These 8 expert tips can assist you in having a quick recovery.

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Deciding if LASIK Eye Surgery is your Best Option

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Millions of individuals around the world suffer from vision problems, which can be corrected from LASIK eye surgery. But is LASIK right for everyone? There are many deciding factors whether or not having lens-correcting surgery is the right procedure for your specific situation. We offer several an overview and several things to consider in this in depth look at deciding if it is for you.

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5 Must-Ask Questions Before Your Lasik Eye Surgery

Monday, November 17, 2014

More than likely you have been considering having LASIK Eye Surgery for some time. Generally most people are candidates but there are many questions that you need to answer to yourself before your Lasik Eye Surgery. What are reasonable results? What happens afterwards? Am I at risk of specific side effects? These questions and other are answered in our look at the top questions about LASIK.

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The Key to a Successful LASIK Surgery: Looking for the Right Surgeon

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Finding the right surgeon for your LASIK eye surgery is imperative. Here are a few things to consider and look for in a surgeon.

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Paul M.

Thursday, October 02, 2014

"If I thought my vision was going to be as good as it is today....I would have done this years ago. Dr. Melki did a wonderful job! It was quick and painless." Paul M. Sales

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Rodney W. Stevens

Thursday, October 02, 2014

"I am 33 years old and I have been wearing glasses since I was in the third grade. I remember feeling embarrassed about having to get my first pair. My vision without glasses was honestly like opening my eyes under water. It was so bad that one time I remember setting them down on the bed t...

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Julie Matteo

Thursday, October 02, 2014

I've been wearing glasses or contacts for the past 15 years. I've always had very dry eyes so over the years wearing contacts every day had become a struggle. I decided to do lasik and it's the best thing I've ever done! Waking up with crystal clear vision is amazing. I can't thank Dr. Melk...

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Robert Chase

Thursday, October 02, 2014

This is my one week follow up following Lasek. My protective contacts are being removed today and hopefully my vision will be clear once they are removed (vision is still a little foggy). This morning I actually woke up and was able to see out the window without glasses. It was amazing tak...

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Jennifer James

Thursday, October 02, 2014

It's still early (6 days post Lasek surgery) but I could tell pretty much from day one that I would be thrilled with the results. I went from about –9.0 prescription and was so frustrated with not seeing when I wake up at night or worrying bout falling asleep with my contacts in and just ge...

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Smadar Babchuck

Thursday, October 02, 2014

I just wanted to write to you and hope that you will give Dr. Melki my personal and very warm thanks and appreciation for his treatment of my mother. My mother had no sight in her right eye for over 20 years as a result of the herpes virus. When she lost sight in her left eye last June due to ot...

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Jacquelynn

Thursday, October 02, 2014

Dear Dr. Melki, Thank you for your kind words -- write this is my pleasure, and seems profoundly important to me to 'get right' at this particular time; who knows why. You may be aware of the fact that there are those within our tradition, strictly-literal orthodox, who support stringent prohib...

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Kym Nichols

Thursday, October 02, 2014

I have worn glasses since high school. Whenever I looked at my cable box for the time I had to put my glasses on to see. Vision correction has changed the way I see and I must say it’s a beautiful thing not to have to wear my glasses. I love it! Thank you! Kym Nichols

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Michelle G.

Thursday, October 02, 2014

I'm writing to express my utmost appreciation to Dr. Melki, Dr. Nouri, and all the staff, for the incredible care they have given me with regards to my LASEK procedure. Between Dr. Melki's skill and Kerry Mahoney's calm voice and commitment to walking the patient through the process, the surgery ...

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Sean Smith

Thursday, October 02, 2014

Dear Dr. Melki & Boston Laser Staff, It has been about six months since my surgery and I wanted to take a minute in order to check in and let you know how my life has changed. It is very difficult to sum up how happy I am with my decision to get LASIK at Boston Laser. After struggling with p...

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Kerry Mahoney

Thursday, October 02, 2014

One would think that working at Boston Laser would have made my decision to have laser vision correction easier. For a year I watched patients come in after their procedures and their results were phenomenal! I finally got too jealous of all of these people who were throwing out their glasses and...

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Anonymous

Thursday, October 02, 2014

The staff at Dr. Melki's office are genuinely concerned when I have questions or concerns. They try their best to answer all my questions. I do have concerns about my laser surgery an I have the utmost respect for Dr. Melki who has been nothing but up front and honest with me. I have referred qui...

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R.D.

Thursday, October 02, 2014

Dear Dr. Melki, ...My new eyesight is miraculous with vision a dozen times brighter than I had before the operation, and color is now as intense as I used to see it. While all my vision is still diffused, particularly beyond a couple of feet, I know that it is slowly improving. So, miracl...

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