myopia

Eye Care

Is Myopia Treatment Right for Your Child?

Your child may have inherited your charming freckles, but if you’re nearsighted, she may inherit your myopia as well. Also known as nearsightedness, this eye condition is caused by an…

Dec. 20 2018   |  

Eye Care

SMILE: It's a Breakthrough in Myopia Treatment

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute played a major role in the approval of the ReLEx SMILE procedure for the treatment of nearsightedness. Since its initial approved in the mid-1990s, laser eye…

Nov. 02 2018   |