Many people wear contact lenses because of their convenience over glasses. What if there was another option for correcting your vision that didn’t require LASIK? You may not know about a refractive procedure called the Visian ICL that corrects myopia or nearsightedness. The Visian ICL is an implantable contact lens that can improve your vision… Read More
Cataracts occur when proteins in the lens of the eye begin to clump together. When these proteins clump together, it is harder for light to enter the eye, negatively impacting your vision. For many people with cataracts, this means experiencing blurry vision, seeing halos around lights, and other frustrating symptoms. The good news is that… Read More
Do you or someone you love have keratoconus? It may seem dire, but it doesn’t have to be. One of the most effective treatment options for people with progressive keratoconus is corneal cross-linking. Keep reading to learn more about why corneal cross-linking is a big deal!
Do you wear contact lenses? When it comes to wearing contacts, there are many kinds to choose from. As a result, it can be a little overwhelming to choose the best type for your eyes. Most people can use soft and rigid contact lenses. If you have a more complicated prescription, corneal conditions, or dry… Read More
Do you have cataracts? If you do, you may have already started thinking about what kind of intraocular lens you’ll have implanted during cataract surgery. It’s an incredibly crucial part of cataract surgery, as it’s the reason why you can see clearly after the procedure. But since there are so many IOLs to choose from,… Read More
With yesterday being World Keratoconus Day, it was a great time to announce a new service that we’ve introduced for the Greater Baton Rouge Area: Corneal Cross-Linking. In case you missed it on our social media pages, today we’re recapping everything you need to know about the Keratoconus disease, signs and symptoms, and treatment options… Read More
Dry eyes. Gritty, itchy, burning and uncomfortable eyes. Some patients even complain of tearing with dry eye because of the irritation. Sound familiar? Millions of people in the U.S. report dry eye symptoms, so it isn’t surprising that at some point, you might share in this unpleasant experience. Dry eyes are common and can become… Read More
Needing glasses and contact lenses can be a real hassle. Buying them is expensive and you need an updated prescription to order them. It is what makes online eyewear stores so appealing. But, in trying to convince you of their convenience and general awesomeness they tell you, perhaps only subtly, that it is okay to… Read More
Williamson Eye is where the pros geaux for eye care. We recently had the honor of performing LASIK on Baton Rouge native and New England Patriots player, Brandon Bolden and his wife, Arianna Bolden. They were kind enough to get personal in telling us all about their family, how they met, and how Brandon owes… Read More
K’Lavon Chaisson joins Dr. Blake Williamson to discuss his recent experience with LASIK eye surgery at Williamson Eye Center and how he’s bringing his new super human vision to the NFL.