Overcoming the FEAR of Having LASIK Surgery

January 8, 2015

http://youtu.be/H1diTpgRakM Patients who are consdiering having laser vision correction have a few things in common: They are really tired of wearing glasses or contacts They have been thinking about having corrective surgery for 18 months to 5 years They are afraid of having eye surgery and the potential poor outcome They are worried about the expense... Read more »

A Patient Testimonial | Liberty Vision |Hamden CT

December 15, 2014

http://youtu.be/zW8bGvEejAo Today is Monday, and Mike just had his surgery on Friday. He was seen by Dr. Gold on Saturday morning and also today. Mike had a custom Epi-LASIK procedure to create "monovision" in one eye. This will allow him to see both up close and at a distance without the use of eyeglasses or... Read more »

Did You Go Blind and Was it Painful Having Epi-LASIK?!

December 11, 2014

http://youtu.be/UtaUC3Pa9dc At just 21 years of age, this Liberty Vision patient is happy to have ditched the glasses he's been wearing since the age of thirteen. His friends were telling him he was crazy for having the surgery; that the laser would make him go blind. But nothing could be further from the truth. Joel... Read more »

Preventing Pain is a Top Priority at Liberty Vision | New Haven’s Place for LASIK

December 8, 2014

http://youtu.be/M-sjzuURGMM Dr. Jeffrey Gold at Liberty Vision has performed over 11,000 laser vision correction procedures in his career as an eye surgeon. "Preventing pain is a top priority" says the doctor, who has won the New Haven Advocate Readers' Poll as the Best Place for LASIK several years running. His patients love him, and cite... Read more »

A Patient’s Experience Having Epi-LASIK at Liberty Vision

September 5, 2014

http://youtu.be/gtHM4dfrE8k After laser vision correction surgery patients can expect their vision to become sharper each day.  The overwhelming majority of patients reach their optimum vision from two weeks to two months after the procedure. Dr. Jeffrey Gold is an award-winning surgeon. He is the medical director of Liberty Vision in Hamden Connecticut. What makes Dr.... Read more »

What to Expect After Epi-LASIK: Exercise and House Cleaning are Easier!

September 5, 2014

http://youtu.be/YxT739l2-9M Listen to Molly as she describes her experience with being sweaty and not having to wear glasses. People who wear glasses are often very uncomfortable exercising with them on. Whether going to the gym or simply out for a run, having glasses sliding around on your face just isn't that much fun. The same... Read more »

What to Expect After Epi-LASIK: Showering and Makeup

September 5, 2014

http://youtu.be/i4IKKiJU5HQ After LASIK or Epi-LASIK laser vision correction surgery, patients are instructed not to wear eye makeup for one week. In addition patients are instructed to shower with the spray coming from behind their head. Because new cells are being generated on your cornea, everything should be done to avoid disturbing them!

What to Expect After Epi-LASIK: Sleep Goggles

September 5, 2014

http://youtu.be/rURw_qnQpSM Part of the natural healing process after laser vision correction surgery is a regrowth of the surface cells of the cornea. While the cells are naturally regenerating, the doctor will advise you not to disturb your eyes in any way. This includes showering with the spray of water hitting you from behind, avoiding cigarette... Read more »

Epi-LASIK: What if you have dry eyes?

September 4, 2014

http://youtu.be/M38FlksOnJA There is a common misconception that patients with dry eyes cannot successfully have LASIK or Epi-LASIK laser vision correction surgery. Patients with dry eyes often experience an increase in symptoms when they wear contact lenses. Additional suffering can be caused by a dry work or home environment. The truth is however, that patients with... Read more »

Liberty Vision vs. Big CT Laser Center

September 4, 2014

http://youtu.be/UXgtKAbZziA There are a couple of large, well-known laser vision correction centers in Connecticut. You often see these laser centers advertised on television. Our patient Jackie went to one of these laser centers recently. She was given extremely conflicting advice about whether LASIK surgery would be safe for her. First she was told by one... Read more »