LASIK Specialist in Dubai

3 Mistakes to Avoid When Picking a LASIK Surgeon

Posted on October 26, 2019 by The Atlanta Vision Institute

The right LASIK surgeon can make a huge difference in the outcome of your LASIK surgery. Experience, personalized recommendations and the use of the newest technology are all factors you should consider when choosing a LASIK surgeon. In this post, board-certified ophthalmologist Dr. Farooq Ashraf discusses some common mistakes to avoid when picking a LASIK […] Read more

No More Glasses – LASIK in Dubai

Posted on September 3, 2019 by The Atlanta Vision Institute

Another successful surgery week. Dr Ashraf and team successfully performed numerous life changing laser refractive procedures. Numerous ex-pats underwent the advance Zyoptix HD LASIK procedure. Countries represented included France, USA, Italy, India, Poland, Kazakhstan, England, Slovenia, Australia, and Sweden. One of our patients flew in from Belarus to undergo the procedure. Dr Ashraf states, “We […] Read more

LASIK vs. PRK in Dubai

LASIK vs. PRK: Which Is Right for Me?

Posted on August 23, 2019 by The Atlanta Vision Institute

If you’re considering laser vision correction, you have likely heard of LASIK. While LASIK is the most commonly performed surgical procedure to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism, it is not the only choice you have. Photorefractive keratectomy or PRK is a laser vision correction procedure that corrects the same refractive errors as LASIK does. Still, […] Read more

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What two of Dr. Ashraf’s Patients have to say About LASIK

Posted on July 11, 2017 by The Atlanta Vision Institute

LASIK is a quick outpatient procedure that can significantly lessen dependence on contact lenses or eyeglasses. Over the years, Dr. Farooq Ashraf has performed more than 40,000 LASIK procedures at his practices in Dubai and Atlanta. After a LASIK procedure is finished, Dr. Ashraf and his staff like to talk with the patients, to hear their perspectives about […] Read more

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Dry Eyes: Causes and Treatment

Posted on June 23, 2017 by The Atlanta Vision Institute

Do you suffer from red, irritated or itchy eyes? Do your eyes burn, sting or feel gritty after using the computer for long periods of time? Have you been experiencing episodes of watery eyes or blurred vision? Have your eyes become very sensitive to light? Do you ever have the sensation that something is in […] Read more