Computer vision syndrome, also known as digital eye strain, refers to a group of visual conditions stemming from prolonged use of digital devices such as computers, smartphones, tablets and e-readers. More and more people are experiencing symptoms such as blurry vision, eye strain/fatigue, dry eyes and headaches after using digital devices for extended periods of […]
Farsightedness Treatment in Monterey Park & Los Angeles
FARSIGHTEDNESS (HYPEROPIA) DIAGRAM Occurs when the cornea is too flat or the eye is too short. This causes light to focus at a point beyond the retina, mostly commonly causing blurry near vision. Corrective procedures for Farsightedness (hyperopia) LASIK A refractive procedure that corrects your vision by reshaping the cornea according to the power of […]
Occurs when the cornea is too curved or the eye is too long. This causes light to focus in front of the retina, resulting in blurry distance vision. Corrective procedures for Nearsightedness (myopia) LASIK A refractive procedure that corrects your vision by reshaping the cornea according to the power of your prescription glasses, to reduce […]
Implantable Contact Lens in Monterey Park/ Los Angeles
Lens implants function to improve vision over a range of distances. These surgical procedures involve the implantation of a new lens, in addition to one’s natural lens (Implantable Contact Lens), or the replacements of the patient’s natural lens with a new lens (Refractive Lens Exchange). Such procedure can help patients with nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, or presbyopia, […]
Monovision is a visual concept that works well for most, but not all patients, with presbyopia. It works by completely correcting the dominant eye so that it is focused on distant objects, while leaving a small amount of nearsightedness in the non-dominant eye, in order to allow for near vision. The result is that the dominant eye […]
For many adults, the task of maintaining clear vision over the years is a parade of prescriptions, eyeglasses, contacts and reading glasses. One of the appeals of LASIK is that almost all patients are able to end these constant corrections with one simple procedure that is designed to last a lifetime. Here, experienced Monterey Park […]
Like any surgery, cataract surgery places some stress on the body. If you have travel plans shortly after your procedure, you may be wondering whether this will impact your recovery or increase your risk of complications. In this post. Dr. Linda Vu of Linda Vision discusses whether it’s safe to travel after cataract surgery.
Breaking news! Linda Vision is proud to announce Alcon’s most advanced excimer laser for LASIK.
You use your eyes practically every waking moment of every day. But are you giving them the care and consideration they deserve to stay healthy? Dr. Linda Vu reveals everyday mistakes you might be making that could hurt your eyes.
If you want clearer vision without glasses or contact lenses, but are not a candidate for laser eye surgery (or simply do not want to have laser eye surgery), you have other options. A particularly exciting option is ortho-keratology, or “Ortho-K,” and it is available with the team at Linda Vision. Read on as Dr. […]