LASIK Alternatives

Ophthalmologist & LASIK Surgeon Serving Chicago, Lombard & Naperville areas of Illinois

Posted: September 18, 2019
LASIK is one of the most popular vision-correction procedures available. Not everyone is a candidate, though, either because of eye health issues or personal comfort. At Foulkes Vision, we’re proud to offer Visian ICL as an alternative to LASIK. Visian ICL is an implantable, permanent contact lens… Read Full Post
Posted: July 01, 2019
If you're tired of wearing glasses or contacts constantly, you're not alone. Millions of people have sought the freedom that comes with being able to see clearly from the moment they wake up. For decades, people turned to LASIK when they wanted that liberation, but not everyone is a candidate for… Read Full Post
Posted: July 02, 2018
In the following video, Dr. Richard Foulkes discusses the main differences between LASIK and PRK, including the difference in recovery time, the advantages and drawbacks of creating a LASIK flap, and who is an ideal candidate for each procedure. Dr. Foulkes has more than two decades of… Read Full Post
Posted: March 28, 2018
LASIK is by far the most popular refractive surgery option to correct vision errors associated with nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. More than 40 million people worldwide have undergone LASIK, and over 96% of these patients have reported high levels of satisfaction with their… Read Full Post
Posted: February 28, 2017
If you suffer from vision problems, but would like to restore your vision and your life, LASIK may be the solution that's right for you. However, before opting for this beneficial procedure, it's important to know that there are several alternatives to LASIK that may be a better fit for your unique… Read Full Post