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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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