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How does Bladeless LASIK work?

Bladeless LASIK, also called blade-free LASIK, all-laser LASIK, or Femto LASIK, is an advanced version of traditional LASIK where two laser technologies are used. Research suggests that most people prefer minimally invasive corrective eye procedures, which is exactly the experience provided by bladeless LASIK in Paramus, NJ.


Everything you need to know about Bladeless LASIK in Roslyn, NY

Laser vision correction has transformed the lives of many patients. It has enabled those who were previously heavily reliant on wearing glasses or contact lenses to see clearly and enjoy great vision.


Is Bladeless LASIK worth the hype?

Laser vision correction procedures have changed the face of refractive surgery. No longer do people with refractive eye conditions such as myopia and hyperopia need to be reliant on wearing prescription glasses or contact lenses.


5 Myths About SMILE Laser Eye Surgery Debunked

Being squeamish about eye surgery is a natural thing. The thought of having your eyes probed is enough to cause anxiety in most people, and this discomfort is often aggravated by the prevalent unsupported myths about refractive procedures, including SMILE surgery, that is actually very safe and performed every day. If you’re currently thinking about getting SMILE laser eye surgery, here are five known SMILE refractive surgery myths explained.


Tired of Foggy Classes when Wearing a Face Mask?

Several states across the country have mandated the use of face masks in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19. With recommendations against touching the face and eyes, people with vision problems started opting for glasses.


Can SMILE Eye Surgery Correct Astigmatism?

SMILE or Small Incision Lenticule Extraction is one of the newest and arguably the safest of all laser vision correction techniques. This new technique is making waves in the laser vision industry, with more people than ever keen to take advantage of the benefits that it offers.


SMILE LASIK Versus Contact Lenses, Which is Better?

Over the last 20 years, our Medical Director Dr. Niksarli, Dr. Buchsbaum and the Manhattan LASIK Center team have performed over 100,000 LASIK, SMILE and PRK procedures. When patients come into our centers to determine if they are a candidate for SMILE LASIK, one of the most common questions asked is: “Is SMILE LASIK surgery safer than continuing to use contact lenses?” 


SMILE: A vision correction procedure combining the advantages of LASIK and PRK

Are you considering laser vision correction? Have you heard of LASIK and PRK, but are wondering what all the fuss is about for the newest laser eye surgery: SMILE LASIK? We have just the right answers for you!


LASIK with ZEISS VisuMax FS 500 vs LASIK with IntraLase iFS 150

Bladeless LASIK in Manhattan, NY has transformed the way in which LASIK laser vision correction can now be performed. Instead of relying on a handheld device called a microkeratome to create the flap needed to access the corneal tissue for reshaping, the incisions can now be made using cutting edge laser technology. Here at the Manhattan Lasik Center in Manhattan, NY, we are pleased to offer two different technologies that can both be used to carry out bladeless LASIK.


Grand Opening of Manhattan LASIK Center's Second ZEISS VisuMax Laser

A few months ago, Manhattan LASIK Center welcomed its second ZEISS VisuMax FS 500 laser, making MLC the only center in the US with two revolutionary ZEISS VisuMax lasers! ZEISS VisuMax laser allows surgeons to perform ultra-thin flap bladeless LASIK, as well as the third generation flapless ReLEx SMILE procedure.