Category: LASIK

This March Marks The 30th Anniversary Of The First Laser Vision Correction Procedure Performed In the World

March 7th, 2018

Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island’s (OCLI’s) own Marguerite McDonald, MD performed the world’s first laser vision correction procedure in Louisiana back in 1988. March 25, 2018 marks the 30th anniversary of this extraordinary advancement in vision correction history. The world’s very first laser vison correction procedure was performed by Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island’s own… Read More

Q&A with OCLI: LASIK or Cataract Surgery?

February 13th, 2018

Q: Why would my eye doctor tell me I can’t have LASIK if I have the beginning signs of cataracts? A: The cornea, or clear front portion of your eye, and the lens within your eye make up your eye’s optical system. If either the cornea or the lens is damaged or diseased, you most… Read More