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Getting Lasik Surgery? How to Prepare

Getting Lasik Surgery? How to Prepare Prepping for any kind of surgery involves a number of steps, and Lasik surgery is no exception. In order to maximize the effectiveness of the procedure and make ...
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What to Consider When Choosing Your IOLs

Millions of Americans suffer from poor eyesight due to cataracts, but many will enjoy restored vision after undergoing surgery for intraocular lenses or IOLs. If you’re planning to see an ...
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How to Tell if LASIK is Right For You

If you’re tired of wearing eyeglasses or contact lenses and are considering another form of vision correction, you may be wondering if you should visit an ophthalmologist for LASIK surgery in ...
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Tips for Recovering from LASIK

If your eye doctor or ophthalmologist recommends LASIK eye surgery near Chicago, you may have a lot of questions about the procedure and the recovery period. Your recovery will be much shorter and ...
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Why You Should Consider LASIK

Laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) is a type of eye surgery that corrects refractive errors, such as nearsightedness and farsightedness. It can also be used to correct astigmatism and presbyopia. ...
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A Look at the LASIK Procedure

Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) is a highly popular and effective way of correcting vision problems while attaining freedom from dependence on eyeglasses and contact lenses. During your ...
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What to Expect from LASIK

Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) is a popular and effective method of vision correction. If you decide to have LASIK near Chicago, you can look forward to freedom from contact lenses and ...
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How LASIK Can Change Your Life

Refractive errors make it difficult or impossible to complete daily tasks without the help of eyeglasses or contact lenses. LASIK eye surgery can fix these issues and allow you to see clearly without ...
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Reasons to Consider Having LASIK

LASIK eye surgery is an effective way to correct refractive errors and improve the way you see. The procedure is a completely safe way to get better vision. If you are tired of relying on glasses or ...
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How LASIK Works

Have you heard of LASIK eye surgery? This procedure becomes more popular every year, allowing patients with a variety of vision problems to enjoy clearer and brighter vision without the use of ...
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Boosting Your Vision: Comparing LASIK and ICL [INFOGRAPHIC]

Are you tired of fumbling with glasses and contact lenses every day just so you can see clearly? Do you wish you could wake up in the morning with crystal clear vision? If so, it might be time to ...
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What Are the Benefits of LASIK?

Over 20 million people have corrected their vision problems with the help of LASIK eye surgery. Visiting an eye care center in Chicago is the first step to take when determining if LASIK is right for ...
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Signs LASIK Isn't Right for You

Not everyone is a good candidate for this eye surgery, though. If you can relate to any of the following, you might have to talk to your eye doctor about some alternative options that can help with ...
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An Overview of LASIK Eye Surgery

If you wear glasses or contact lenses, LASIK eye surgery could fix your vision issues to free you from the burden of corrective lenses. Keep reading for an overview of the procedure and how it can ...
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Why LASIK Is the Leading Laser Vision Correction Procedure

Do you rely on contact lenses or glasses in order to see clearly throughout your day? Do you wish you could wake up in the morning and see without having to reach for your glasses first? If so, it ...
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Hours of Operation

Office hours at Gerstein Eye Institute are by appointment only and may change week-to-week based on the surgeons schedule. However, in general, our hours are as follows:

  • Monday: 8 AM - 4 PM
  • Tuesday: 8 AM - 4 PM
  • Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday: 8 AM - 4 PM
  • Friday: 8 AM - 3 PM
  • Saturday: 8 AM - 12 PM

The office closes daily from 12-1pm