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Discover more ways to maintain the health of your eyes by exploring multiple blog posts from Dr. Young H. Choi.

Can Cataracts Form Over A Long Period of Time?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 03/03/2021

Cataracts can impact your vision and worsen over time. Learn about the progression of age-related cataracts and how to treat them through surgery.


Is SMILE Better than LASIK for Nearsighted Vision?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 02/26/2021

Nearsightedness can affect your ability to read or see things clearly from a distance. You can compare the benefits of SMILE vs LASIK in Birmingham.


The Pros and Cons of LASIK Eye Surgery

Dr. Young H. Choi | 02/16/2021

New LASIK technology allows this procedure to be safer and more effective than ever. Compare the many pros and cons of LASIK surgery at our clinic.


What Makes Someone A Good Candidate for SMILE®?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 02/10/2021

Many people are ideal candidates for SMILE laser eye surgery. If you have myopia, schedule a consultation to learn about SMILE vision correction.


Could Your Hazy Vision Be A Symptom of Cataracts?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 02/03/2021

Hazy or cloudy vision may be a symptom of cataracts if you are over 40. Learn what causes cataracts and treatment options when you visit our clinic.


Is Blurred Vision After LASIK Normal?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 01/28/2021

LASIK eye surgery side effects include some blurry vision. See how laser vision correction works and how we make the recovery process more effective.


How Does SMILE Differ From LASIK Eye Surgery?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 01/20/2021

Considering SMILE or LASIK in Birmingham? Learn more about your options for laser vision correction and which procedure can best meet your needs.


Do LASIK Results Wear Off Over Time?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 01/13/2021

Many patients wonder whether LASIK correction is a permanent solution for vision loss. Enjoy the long-term results of LASIK eye surgery in Birmingham.


Six Things to Avoid After Refractive Cataract Surgery

Dr. Young H. Choi | 01/06/2021

Cataract treatment can improve both your vision and quality of life. Learn the dos and don'ts after cataract surgery with a visit to our facility.


Eight Tips to Keep Your Eyes Healthy

Dr. Young H. Choi | 12/23/2020

How can you keep your eyes healthy? Our Birmingham eye doctor explains the importance of protecting your eyes and attending regular eye examinations.


Refractive Cataract Surgery vs. Standard Cataract Surgery

Dr. Young H. Choi | 12/17/2020

If you have cataracts and other common vision concerns, standard and refractive cataract surgery can treat these issues so you can see clearly again.


Is There An Age Limit For SMILE Laser Vision Correction?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 12/09/2020

SMILE vision correction is one of the best ways to correct nearsightedness or farsightedness. See if you qualify for laser vision correction today.


How Do Monofocal Lens Correct Near and Farsighted Vision?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 12/02/2020

A monofocal lens implant can help you see clearly at either near or far distances. Learn about refractive cataract surgery for improving your vision.


What Are Signs You Might Need Glasses?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 11/24/2020

Do you experience problems such as double vision, blurred vision, or eyestrain? Learn whether you need glasses or corrective lenses in Birmingham.


Can You Still Get LASIK Eye Surgery After 50?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 11/17/2020

LASIK eye surgery is viable for patients 50 years of age or older. Learn about laser vision correction for nearsightedness, farsightedness, and more.


Five Lens Options For Refractive Lens Exchange

Dr. Young H. Choi | 11/11/2020

Refractive Lens Exchange replaces your natural lens with an artificial one. Learn which premium intraocular lenses can address your vision issues.


Can SMILE Correct Severe Astigmatism?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 11/03/2020

Can SMILE laser eye surgery correct conditions such as severe astigmatism? Learn about your options for laser vision correction at our trusted clinic.


Will You Still Need Glasses After Refractive Cataract Surgery?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 10/27/2020

Refractive cataract surgery can eliminate your cataracts and improve your overall vision. Learn if you still need glasses after cataract surgery.


What Is The Difference Between LASIK and RLE?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 10/20/2020

Should you get a refractive lens exchange or LASIK? Discover the advantages of laser vision surgery to correct common issues like nearsighted vision.


Can Refractive Lens Exchange Improve Nearsighted Vision?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 10/13/2020

Lens replacement surgery is an effective way to treat nearsighted vision, or myopia. Learn the details of what goes into a refractive lens exchange.


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