Refractive Surgery In The Mountains

LASIK surgery may concern those of us who live here in Colorado as well as many others who are active at a high altitude. According to the experts and research, the dangers associated with having laser eye surgery (LASIK or PRK), is no greater at high altitude than it is at sea level. Although laser [...]

2018-04-17T06:14:30+00:00 May 29th, 2014|Categories: Eye Surgery|Tags: , |Comments Off on Refractive Surgery In The Mountains

Dry Eyes, a Colorado dilemma?

It has been said that Colorado is the dry eye capital of the United States due to our high altitude and extremely low humidity throughout the year. In the Denver area, this dry eye climate is further exacerbated by increasing levels of smog and air pollutants in general. Statistics show that at least 10% of the population [...]

2018-04-17T06:14:31+00:00 May 29th, 2014|Categories: Dry Eyes|Tags: , |Comments Off on Dry Eyes, a Colorado dilemma?