Griffin & Reed Eye Care Vision Information

Providing crystal clear vision to Sacramento, Roseville, Folsom, & nearby areas of California

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March 16, 2021

LASIK recovery is generally a quick and simple process. Even so, patients tend to have questions about resuming their daily routines after undergoing blade-free, all-laser LASIK.

Rest assured that the experienced laser vision correction surgeons at Griffin & Reed Eye Care will give you a detailed post-operative care plan to follow. They will also take the time to answer any specific questions that you may have about the recovery period. In the meantime, keep reading for the answer to a frequently asked question, “When can I wash my face after LASIK?”

A Guide to Post-LASIK Facial Cleansing...

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March 16, 2021

Woman watching TV after LASIKThough the blade-free, all-laser LASIK recovery period is incredibly short, you’ll still need to take the whole day off to recover. While it’s tempting to use that time to catch up on emails or text people about your experience, you need to give your eyes a break.

It’s fine to watch TV after taking a nap following your LASIK procedure. However, smaller digital screens can irritate your eyes immediately...

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June 11, 2007

A commonly used laser in the US for LASIK has been recalled. We do NOT use this laser but are providing this information as a public service. Please see the FDA website below for information on the LADAR6000 recall.
Alcon Refractive Horizons LADAR6000 Excimer Laser System
Audience: Ophthalmologists, patients

[Posted 06/05/2007] Alcon Refractive Horizons and FDA notified healthcare professionals and patients of a Class I Recall of the LADAR6000 Excimer Laser...

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May 29, 2007

We recently updated and refined several areas of our website such as 20 Questions to Consider While Researching Laser Vision Correction, Why We Are Clearly Different and our Virtual LASIK Seminar videos. In an effort to continue to differentiate our practice and continue to put the patient first, our surgeons now offer free LASIK consultations. In today's market of corporate LASIK chains and centers operating more like surgery mills than medical practices, we wanted to offer our patients something unique...

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March 15, 2007

Hello and thank you for visiting our site. We are currently in the process of updating our 20 Questions to Consider While Researching Laser Vision Correction page and the Why We Are Clearly Different page of our website. Those changes should be published within the next 2 weeks.

New Retinal imaging equipment is also being purchased in order to continue offering the latest technology to our patients. This equipment will be very valuable for all patients in helping to determine the health of their eyes. Information on this equipment will be added...

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September 19, 2006

Welcome to our vision correction blog. We will use this space to relate the latest information from Griffin & Reed Eye Care. You'll find new information about LASIK, ReSTOR®, and Cataracts, and we'll answer some of the most common questions about the challenges that people face and how vision correction can help them to overcome those challenges. Please check back each week for the latest from the Griffin & Reed Eye Care blog.