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What Happens During a LASIK Consultation?

It’s important to undergo a  consultation before LASIK surgery to ensure the best outcomes. Find out what to expect as we discuss the consultation process.

Posted by Gordon Wong, OD on Aug 20, 2023

Can You Wear Contacts After LASIK?

The doctors at GW Eye Associates perform LASIK to improve vision. If vision problems persist, patients may wonder if they can wear contacts. We discuss…

Posted by Gordon Wong, OD on May 16, 2023

Will I Need Eye Exams After LASIK?

Here, the optometrists from GW Eye Associates discuss if patients need eye exams after undergoing LASIK surgery.

Posted by Gordon Wong, OD on Jan 22, 2022

Is PRK Safer than LASIK?

Optometrists at GW Eye Associates discuss the safety of PRK, and how it compares to the safety of LASIK vision correction. The optometrists at GW…

Posted by Gordon Wong, OD on Jan 12, 2022

Prevent Glasses From Fogging When Wearing Your Mask

Face masks have become the new normal. While they protect us from spreading COVID, they often come with undesirable side effects, such as fogging up…

Posted by Gordon Wong, OD on Aug 15, 2020

Will I Need Reading Glasses after LASIK?

LASIK corrects a range of vision problems and has an impressive success rate. However, age-related conditions and other issues may still require corrective eyewear, even…

Posted by Gordon Wong, OD on Jun 26, 2020

Are Headaches Common after LASIK?

Side effects after LASIK are rare and typically resolve after a few days. Patients can take steps avoid straining their eyes by relaxing after surgery…

Posted by Gordon Wong, OD on Feb 06, 2020

Is LASIK Permanent?

Is LASIK permanent? Find out as Drs. Gordon and Wildon Wong take a closer look at LASIK eye surgery and its effect on long term…

Posted by Gordon Wong, OD on Jan 14, 2020

Does Insurance Cover LASIK?

Many patients interested in eliminating their use of eyeglasses or contacts wonder if insurance covers LASIK. Today, we'll answer this question and more.

Posted by Gordon Wong, OD on Dec 29, 2019

LASIK Surgery After Age 40: What Patients Should Know

Getting LASIK after age 40 may not be a good idea, but monovision laser eye surgery can help treat presbyopia, a condition that starts in…

Posted by Gordon Wong, OD on Jun 28, 2017

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Our team at GW Eye Associates in La Jolla and Del Mar can provide a wide range of high-quality eye care services. Dr. Gordon G. Wong and Dr. Wildon C. Wong have over 45 years of combined experience and belong to several prestigious organizations, including:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Optometric Association

For more information about our services, contact our office online or call us at (858) 454-4699 today.

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