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Cigarette Smoking Can Cause Glaucoma-Like Eye Damage

October 12, 2018

Smoking cigarettes is well known to be a general health detriment, which can lead to a host of specific problems. Signs of premature aging, such as dry skin and early, widespread wrinkling, are one risk. More serious conditions, like lung cancer and chronic pulmonary disease (emphysema), also become significantly more likely. While most are aware …

Tanning Bed Users: Watch Out for Your Eyes While Tanning

October 11, 2018

Recently the British College of Optometrists have come out with an updated warning: people are putting their eyes at serious risk by skipping out on wearing protective goggles or shades when they hop into their local tanning bed. Tanning bed users, be warned!  Any means of seeking the perfect tan, including tanning beds, can cause …

How Soon Can I Exercise After LASIK in San Diego?

October 11, 2018

When it is safe to exercise after having LASIK? Generally, 3 days after the procedure but consider your sport and how you play the game: Don’t squint or scrunch your eyes for 24 hours Return to most exercise in 1-3 days Back to swimming pools, hot tubs, oceans, rivers, and lakes after 14 days Don’t …

Top 5 Smartphone Apps for Your Eyes

October 11, 2018

Here at La Jolla LASIK Institute in San Diego we like to stay on top of the most cutting-edge technology in the ophthalmological world. One breakthrough trend we’ve noticed lately: vision-related apps for smartphones and eyesight.  From vision tests to optical illusions, these applications are increasingly growing in popularity in the smartphone community.  While we …

La Jolla LASIK National Scholarship

October 11, 2017

La Jolla LASIK is a proud contributor to the ABWA Scholarship Fund and is now holding a national essay contest. The contest winner will receive a $2,000 scholarship in the name of the ABWA Scholarship Fund. A Cause Close To Us Since its inception in 1953, the Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund (SBMEF) has been …



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