Surgery Center Blog
At Precision Surgery Center of Napa Valley, patient education is of utmost importance to us. From glaucoma surgery and cataract procedures to blepharoplasty and more, our blog features in-depth discussions on some of our most frequently asked questions and provides detailed information on common vision concerns. Explore our blog to learn more about our advanced approach to ocular care.
Will I Still Need Contacts or Glasses After Refractive Surgery?
Refractive surgery is a quick, safe, and effective way to improve one’s vision and reduce reliance on glasses and contacts.Read
What Happens During a Laser Peripheral Iridotomy?
Laser peripheral iridotomy (LPI) helps glaucoma patients by increasing fluid drainage within the eye and reducing harmful intraocular pressure.Read
How Do I Know if I am a Candidate for MIGS?
An eye exam can detect and diagnose glaucoma, and determine your overall eye health, letting us know if you’re a good candidate for MIGS.Read
What Happens During Blepharoplasty?
Blepharoplasty removes the excess skin and fat from the eyelids to correct the sagging, tired look that may result as we age.Read
How Long is the Recovery From Refractive Surgery?
Refractive surgery improves your vision so you can see things clearly up close and far away. Learn what to expect after LASIK with our trusted team.Read
How Can I Tell If I Need a Corneal Transplant?
Who needs a corneal transplant, how is the procedure performed, and what can you expect after surgery? Find the answers here.Read
How Can Glaucoma Patients Benefit From Trabeculectomy?
Glaucoma patients may suffer from high intraocular pressure, even with medication. Learn about advanced treatments like trabeculectomy at our clinic.Read
What Can Cause Ptosis in Adults?
Ptosis can cause the upper eyelids to droop down. Our ophthalmologists describe how eyelid surgery works and how it makes you look and feel younger.Read
Should I be Driving After Cataract Surgery?
You will not be able to drive following cataract surgery, so it’s necessary to plan for someone to take you home.Read
What Vision Problems Will a Refractive Surgery Correct?
Refractive surgery can correct common refractive errors, like nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism.Read
What are the Benefits Of Premium Intraocular Lenses (IOLs)?
Premium intraocular lenses have multiple benefits for you and your vision. Keep reading to learn more.Read
What Treatments are Available for Narrow-Angle Glaucoma?
Narrow-angle glaucoma can cause rapid, permanent vision loss, but a laser peripheral iridotomy (LPI) can protect your sight and eye health.Read
Don't Let Saggy Eyelids Interrupt Your Vision. Consider an Eyelid Lift
An eyelid lift offers two major benefits and can restore your vision while giving you a more energized and youthful appearance.Read
What are the Signs of A Damaged Cornea?
If you’ve damaged your cornea, you may experience eye pain, discomfort, and numerous visual problems, including blurriness and glare.Read
Can Smoking Cause Cataracts to Develop in the Eyes?
Smoking does increase your risk of cataracts. See how simple options, like cataract surgery, can remove the cloudy lens so you can see clearly again.Read
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