The Benefits of LASIK Surgery

There are many different options in the world of advanced eye care. Figuring out which treatment might be best for you and your needs can be difficult, which is why it's important to meet with eye care specialists to hear about all of your options for treatment in full detail. [...]

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LASIK Success Rates

One of the most popular options out there for advanced vision correction is LASIK surgery. This option for advanced eye care has benefited millions of people all over the world. Many prospective patients wonder what LASIK entails and how effective it really is. Let's take a moment right now to go [...]

By |2021-10-06T13:53:58-05:00February 13th, 2018|Lasik, Refractive Surgery|


As with any surgical procedure, there are risks associated with LASIK. Most patients will be able to enjoy excellent results after undergoing LASIK, without experiencing complications after surgery. A small number of patients may develop complications or experience long-lasting side effects after surgery. For most patients, any side effects [...]

By |2021-10-06T13:53:58-05:00February 13th, 2018|Eye Care, Lasik|

Custom LASIK for Poor Night Vision

LASIK has come a considerably long way since its introduction onto the American market in the late 90s. At Broberg Eye Care in Austin, custom LASIK represents the current pinnacle of laser eye surgery technology, providing a safer, more effective version of LASIK than ever before available. This isn’t to say [...]

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LASIK and Age

Of all of the questions most commonly asked of the eye surgeons of Broberg Eye Care, “What is the ideal age to undergo LASIK?” ranks somewhere near the top. Among many patients of our eye care center in Austin, LASIK age is assumed to be a critical factor in determining candidacy [...]

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Flap Complications After LASIK

Risks come with any surgical procedure, and as such, LASIK surgery is not without its potential risks. It's important to the team at our eye care center that patients be aware of all potential risks of surgery. This gives them realistic expectations about the procedure and what it entails, resulting [...]

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The Risk of LASIK Infections and How to Lower It

Despite the excellent safety profile of LASIK, the procedure does have some associated risks, as all surgical procedures do. These risks include infection. At Broberg Eye Care in Austin, LASIK infection is an extremely rare and unlikely risk due to our state-of-the-art facility and equipment, commitment to safety and [...]

By |2021-10-06T13:53:58-05:00February 13th, 2018|Eye Care, Lasik|

LASIK and Teens: What Patients Should Know

It’s no surprise that most teens would like to have clear vision without the need for eyeglasses or contact lenses. Eyeglasses can make teenagers feel self-conscious about their appearance, and those who wear glasses may even be subject to name-calling and bullying by their peers. Contact lenses can relieve [...]

By |2021-10-06T13:53:58-05:00February 13th, 2018|Eye Care, Lasik|