William S Goldstein, MD Blog

The Right Age for LASIK Eye Surgery #lasik

December 6, 2013 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Eye Surgery Lasik Eye Surgery Lasik Surgery Myopia Lasik Eye Surgery Detroit

LASIK eye surgery is a safe and effective treatment for a number of vision problems like nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia) and complications related to blurry vision not dependent on distance (astigmatism).

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How to Prepare for Cataract Surgery

November 27, 2013 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Cataract Surgery Detroit Cataract Surgery Eye Surgery Eye Specialist

With the damaging effects cataracts have on your eyes, your eye care professional may recommend that you undergo the best cataract surgery Detroit has to offer. Like any medical surgery, you will need to prepare yourself physically and mentally to avoid complications.

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How to Care for Your Eyes Post LASIK Eye Surgery in Warren

September 12, 2013 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Eye Surgery Lasik Eye Surgery Lasik Eye Surgery In Warren Eye Care Lasik Surgery

Recovery after LASIK eye surgery is fairly quick even without much post-care treatment. However, experts recommend taking good care of your eyes after the procedure to speed up recovery time and to minimize the risk of infections.

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A Complete Overview of LASIK Eye Surgery Detroit

August 13, 2013 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Lasik Surgery Lasik Eye Surgery Eye Surgery Lasik Eye Surgery Detroit Lasik Eye Surgery In Michigan

Laser in situ keratomileusis, or LASIK, is a laser eye surgery that is used to correct astigmatism, farsightedness, and nearsightedness. LASIK is used to change the shape of the cornea, which is a transparent part covering the front part of the eye. A special kind of laser known as excimer laser is used during this surgery to improve vision and treat refractive errors. 

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Implantable Contact Lenses – Types and Risks

April 3, 2013 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Not A Candidate For Lasik Surgery Implantable Contact Lenses Eye Surgery Lasik Eye Surgery Lasik Surgery Michigan


For many people, not wearing glasses or contact lenses means no vision at all; functional blindness. Misplacing, losing or breaking them can be quite an irritation and even dangerous sometimes. For people who want to get rid of their glasses and contact lenses, implantable contact lenses, which are placed inside the eyes, can turn out to be the best solution.

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LASIK Surgery in Michigan, Do Eye Surgery Results Last Forever?

March 27, 2013 — by William Goldstein
Tags: Intralase Lasik Lasik Surgery In Michigan Cataract Lasik Surgery Eye Surgery

LASIK surgery in Michigan usually results in a 20/20 or sometimes even better vision. Most people who undergo this surgery often wonder if the vision correction is permanent. The answer to this question is that it depends. Depending on the age and the stability of vision, you can expect to have a near 20/20 vision for a very long time.

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