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

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.


How Long is Recovery After Refractive Cataract Surgery?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 10/06/2020

Refractive cataract surgery can eliminate your cloudy vision while improving your eyesight. Learn about recovery from vision correction surgery here.


Five Signs Your Vision Is Causing Headaches

Dr. Young H. Choi | 09/30/2020

If you experience eye strain, eye conditions, or prescription issues, you may have from vision-induced headaches that require professional treatment.


Will Glaucoma Lead To Vision Loss If Left Untreated?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 09/23/2020

Many forms of glaucoma are gradual and have no warning signs. Learn how to improve your overall eye health by learning how glaucoma affects vision.


What Should You Avoid After LASIK Surgery?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 09/16/2020

Laser vision surgery corrects common vision problems such as nearsightedness. Learn about LASIK healing time and what to avoid following surgery.


Choosing The Best Lens Option For Refractive Cataract Surgery

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

If you have cataracts and want to improve your vision with refractive cataract surgery, learn how to choose the best cataract lens for your eyesight.


What Is SMILE Laser Eye Surgery?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 08/26/2020

Want to reduce your dependency on contact lenses and glasses? See how SMILE laser eye surgery can correct refractive errors and improve your vision.


What Are The Genetic Risk Factors For Glaucoma?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 08/19/2020

Glaucoma can cause vision loss or permanent blindness. So who is most at risk for glaucoma? Learn how genetics plays a role in glaucoma development.


Who Is A Good Candidate For Refractive Cataract Surgery?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 08/12/2020

Refractive cataract surgery can help patients with mild to severe cataracts. Premium IOLs can also address common vision issues, such as astigmatism.


Learn The Five Common Signs of Glaucoma

Dr. Young H. Choi | 07/28/2020

Some patients do not notice glaucoma symptoms before it is too late. Learn about the most common signs of glaucoma to improve your overall eye health.


What Disqualifies You For LASIK Eye Surgery?

Dr. Young H. Choi | 07/21/2020

If you suffer from farsightedness or nearsightedness, you may be a LASIK surgery candidate. Discover the advances of LASIK eye surgery at our office.


Everything You Need To Know About Refractive Cataract Surgery

Dr. Young H. Choi | 07/14/2020

Cloudy vision can interfere with daily activities. Learn about refractive cataract surgery to remove cataracts and, ultimately, improve your vision.


Five Ways to Protect Your Eyes In The Summer

Dr. Young H. Choi | 07/07/2020

Following eye safety tips helps ensure that your eyes are protected year-round and reduces your risk for damage to the eyes.


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