LASIK & Refractive Surgery Co-Management in Stone Oak

LASIK & Refractive Surgery Co-Management in Stone Oak

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Discover a Whole New World With LASIK and Other Refractive Surgeries

Wish you could see the world more clearly without having to rely on your glasses or contact lenses?

Refractive eye surgery may be the perfect solution for you!

With LASIK, you’ll enjoy clear vision, all day, everyday — without any need for corrective eyewear.

Have any of the following?

  • Myopia/nearsightedness–difficulty seeing faraway objects
  • Hyperopia/farsightedness–difficulty seeing near objects 
  • Astigmatism–blurred perception of near and far objects

Gone are the days of foggy, rain-speckled lenses. LASIK will give you the clear vision you desire and the confidence you deserve.

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Ready to See the World With Crystal Clear Vision?

What is LASIK and Refractive Surgery Co-Management?

LASIK and other refractive surgeries are delicate, and it can all feel overwhelming. That's why we work together with the eye surgeon to provide you with the best outcome in the most efficient manner.

We'll provide you with all the information you need to make an informed decision and determine whether you're a candidate for refractive eye surgery. If so, we'll refer you to the ophthalmologist for surgery. Following surgery, we'll provide post-operative care to make sure you maintain healthy, clear vision.

Getting co-managed for LASIK and other refractive surgeries is an advantage, as you benefit from the expertise of two medical experts who work together to provide you with the best eye surgery results possible.

Contact Hill Country Vision Center - Stone Oak in Stone Oak to schedule a consultation and find out if LASIK (or other refractive surgeries) is right for you.


How LASIK and Other Refractive Surgeries Improve Vision

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Have trouble seeing near or far away? The source of the problem may be the curvature of your cornea. An irregular corneal shape affects the way light hits the retina–which sends visual signals to the brain.

LASIK and other refractive surgeries change the shape of your cornea to offer you clear vision, without the need for contacts and glasses. After the surgery, you'll be able to swim, shower and play sports without a second thought about your eyesight.


LASIK & Refractive Surgery Benefits

  • Highly effective

    There is a reason LASIK is so popular–96% of patients report satisfaction after this procedure.

  • Works quickly

    You may see results from LASIK or other refractive surgery quickly–sometimes as soon as a day or two after the treatment.

  • Minimal discomfort

    You are unlikely to feel any pain during the procedure thanks to the numbing drops. Also, you won’t need stitches or bandages after surgery.

  • Quick recovery time

    Compared to other eye surgeries, LASIK has a relatively quick recovery time. Although the speed varies from patient to patient, you may feel like yourself again in as little as 6 to 12 hours.


How to Prepare for LASIK and Other Refractive Surgery

  • Stop wearing contact lenses–your eye doctor will tell you how soon before surgery to wear glasses instead of contacts.
  • Understand the procedure–talk to your eye doctor about what to expect.
  • Arrange a ride–you won’t be able to drive home from the clinic, so coordinate with a friend or relative.
  • Arrive with a fresh, clean face–don’t apply eye makeup and avoid wearing heavy lotions or perfumes before the procedure.

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What to Expect from the Treatment

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  • The eye surgeon will apply numbing drops to your eye.
  • They will keep your eyes open with a device .
  • The eye surgeon will make a small flap in the surface of your cornea with a laser or microkeratome–a precision surgical instrument.
  • You will look directly at a light while the eye surgeon reshapes your cornea.
  • The surgeon will place the flap back in place so it can heal.

LASIK and Refractive Surgery After-Care

  • Apply eye drops as directed by your eye doctor.
  • Rest your eyes as much as possible in the ensuing days.
  • Avoid rubbing your eyes.
  • You may return to your regular activities including driving, after a few days.
  • Go to all post-operative eye examinations.
  • You may experience blurry vision after surgery. This should go away, but if it persists after several months, discuss it with your Hill Country Vision Center - Stone Oak eye doctor.

LASIK & Refractive Surgery Co-Management in Stone Oak

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- Feb. 21, 2024
Dr. McNabb was great. Staff was nice. Dr. McNabb took his time to patiently find the exact strength... I needed, which is difficult due to my Macular Degeneration and bad floaties. I happily recommend.
- Feb. 19, 2024
The staff were professional, friendly, and helpful! I highly recommend them to anyone. Their selecti... on is top notch, as well! Kudos!!☮️🤖🤘🏼Luis and Fam
- Feb. 15, 2024
Super professional and patient.
- Feb. 12, 2024
Dr is great. Very personable & caring
- Jan. 25, 2024
Open, bright office. Dr. Ip is wonderful.
- Dec. 28, 2023
Dr. McNabb is absolutely the best! He’s so patient l, informative and thorough.
- Dec. 18, 2023
EXCELLENT customer service. Accurate diagnosis and prescription. Highly recommend!!
- Dec. 03, 2023
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- Nov. 14, 2023
A great place for all your optical needs. Dr. Ip and the staff are friendly, knowledgeable and very ... helpful.
- Oct. 28, 2023
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- Oct. 20, 2023
Dr. McNabb is very patient and thorough. Outstanding customer service by all I had contact with 🙂
- Oct. 01, 2023
Great staff, friendly and knowledgeable
- Sep. 23, 2023
I have been a patient here since 2016, and this place is truly awesome! Doctors Ip, Allison, and McN... abb are amazing. All three of them are fantastic eye doctors. The eyewear here is a bit pricey, but worth the investment. Adjustments and repairs are free and always welcomed. Excellent and thorough eye exams.Highly recommend. KUDOS to the girl who repaired my glasses on 9.23.2023...
- Sep. 18, 2023
The Dr and staff were very professional, knowledgeable and friendly especially Sabrina. All my conce... rns were addressed properly. Thank you!
- Sep. 15, 2023
Dr. McNabb is wonderful! You will wish he could handle all of your healthcare. He takes time with yo... u, really gets to know you, and explains everything . I have seen him for regular check ups as well as some acute issues and always feel confident in his plan.
- Sep. 07, 2023
Friendly Team with a great selection of eyewear.
- Aug. 29, 2023
Great, knowledgeable doctor. He resolved my issue quickly.
- Aug. 26, 2023
I appreciate Dr. McNabb and the team. I never feel rushed and I like how they handle my needs and ha... ve helped us with our son’s transition into contacts.
- Aug. 10, 2023
If you have keratoconus and need scleral lenses this is the place. I walked in nervous but left comp... letely satisfied from beginning to end. Dr Ipp is so kind and patient, so glad I found this place!
- Aug. 05, 2023
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Lasik Refractive Surgery FAQs

Will I still need to wear glasses after LASIK?

The satisfaction rate is very high for post-LASIK and refractive surgery patients. That said, whether you’ll still need corrective eyewear after surgery depends on your eye condition, how well your cornea responded to surgery, and the healing process.

What are some eye problems that LASIK and refractive surgery can't correct?

LASIK and refractive surgery are specifically designed to correct refractive errors caused by an irregular shaped cornea. It can’t solve the following: 

  • Amblyopia–lazy eye
  • Cataracts–cloudy patch on the surface of the lens
  • Glaucoma–damage to the optic nerve caused by pressure inside the eye
  • Keratoconus–weak or thin cornea that bulges forward
Can LASIK or other refractive surgeries have negative effects?

No procedure is completely free of possible risks and complications and the same is true of LASIK and refractive surgery. Some of these include: 

  • Dry eye symptoms
  • Double or blurry vision
  • Flap problems including infection
  • Vision undercorrection or overcorrection 

If you experience any of these. Contact Hill Country Vision Center - Stone Oak right away.

Will I have to have LASIK and refractive surgery again?

Usually, LASIK or refractive surgery is successful the first time around. However, if the problem persists after the treatment, the eye surgeon may repeat the surgery.

Contact Hill Country Vision Center - Stone Oak in Stone Oak today to learn more about LASIK and other refractive surgeries and to find out if you're a candidate.


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