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Does the convalescence period after a laser vision correction procedure look the same for every patient?

 Before candidates for laser vision correction decide to undergo the surgery, they often search for information about the procedure...

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How does air conditioning affect the eyes?

 Nowadays, air conditioning is an integral part of everyone’s life – we can find it in restaurants, shops...

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Laser vision correction in the summer

 For many of us, the summer season is the time for holiday and relaxation, but more and more often it is also an opportunity...

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Is the effect of laser vision correction permanent?

 Laser vision correction is a quick and painless way to get rid of glasses or contact lenses...

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Laser vision correction – why isn’t it performed in children?

Children are usually very active and may find glasses inconvenient while having fun or playing football...

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Laser vision correction – the LASEK method

LASEK (Laser-Assisted Sub-Ephithelium Keratomileusis) is another so-called surface method offered in our Centre

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Laser vision correction – TransPRK (StreamLight) method

 TransPRK (Transepithelial Photorefractive Keratectomy) is a modification of an earlier PRK...

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Laser vision correction – an SBK LASIK method

 A laser vision correction surgery allows to correct refractive errors,...

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What is a laser vision correction procedure?

 Laser vision correction is a very popular procedure all over the world. It is quick...

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Laser vision correction – how important is the role of the cornea?

 The cornea is a layer covering the eye’s anterior (front) part. It protects the eye from...

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Keratoconus

Keratoconus is a disease of the cornea in which its central or paracentral part undergoes spontaneous...

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Laser vision correction and cataract

Cataract is defined as the clouding of the crystalline lens of the eye. It often ...

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Is laser vision correction covered by a warranty?

ore and more frequently, our patients ask us whether there is a warranty on laser vision correction procedures and, if ...

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Can every vision defect be qualified for laser vision correction?

Laser vision correction is currently the most effective solution for ...

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Laser vision correction – post-operative recommendations

In order to ensure proper healing it is essential to ...

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How to prepare for an eyelid surgery?

 An eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) is preceded by a qualifying examination during which an ophthalmic surgeon assesses ...

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Vision defects – genetic predispositions

Eye and hair colour or the shape of the nose are not the only features we inherit from our ancestors ...

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What is Dry Eye Syndrome (DES)?

Technological progress opens up a lot of possibilities ...

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How to prepare for a one-day procedure – the examination and the laser vision correction surgery on the same day?

The first and most essential stage of the-one-day procedure is...

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What does preliminary examination qualifying for a laser vision correction surgery consist of?

A laser vision correction procedure is preceded by a thorough qualifying examination ...

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Minor surgical procedures offered by the ArtLife Ophtalmic Centre

Our clinic offers a wide range of minor surgical procedures treating both skin ...

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Do you have a vision defect? If so, a laser vision correction surgery may turn out to be your best investment!

Laser vision correction constitutes a significant one-time expense.

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What patients report to our Centre?

Candidates for laser vision correction who have made an appointment for a preliminary qualifying examination ...

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Chronic diseases and laser vision correction

More and more people around the world suffer from chronic diseases. But the question is whether such diseases constitute ...

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Are you considering a laser vision correction surgery? Part II

Here is the continuation of the article about the most common myths regarding laser vision correction. Check what we myths we have mentioned in the first part.

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Are you considering a laser vision correction surgery? Part I

While looking for answers to your questions regarding the procedure, you may frequently come across information ...

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Pregnancy and laser vision correction

Are you pregnant and on sick leave? Or does maternity leave seem to ...

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What are laser vision correction methods?

A laser vision correction surgery is always preceded by a preliminary qualifying examination during which ...

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What factors have adverse effect on the eyes?

Smoking negatively affects the whole body and thus increases the risk ...

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How does a diet affect the condition of the eyes?

A properly balanced diet not only positively affects the figure and general well-being ...

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What is a tear film and why is it so important?

 It constantly covers the surface of the eye ball. Its most important role is to moisture and ...

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So many professions, so many candidates for laser vision correction

Currently most of the world’s population suffer from vision defects ...

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What is presbyopia?

It eventually affects all of us and usually develops between the age of 40 and 50 ...

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Do makeup and false eyelashes go hand in hand with laser vision correction?

Both makeup and false eyelashes are an inseparable element of many women’s image ...

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When is it possible to return to practising sports after laser vision correction?

Wearing glasses is often a burden for both professional sports ...

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How to take proper care of the skin around the eyes?

The skin on the eyelids and around the eyes is extremely thin and highly sensitive ...

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How to take proper care of the eye during the winter season?

Low temperatures, bright sunlight and strong gusts of wind contribute to ailments such as ...

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Laser vision correction and thyroid diseases

Laser vision correction is currently one of the most common ophthalmic surgeries ...

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Using smartphones. How to prevent refractive errors?

 It is difficult to imagine our lives without a smartphone these days ...

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Diving with a refractive error

 Many people who wear glasses or contact lenses to correct their refractive error ...

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A vision defect or amblyopia – why do we see unclearly?

The term “vision defect” is usually understood as a refractive error ...

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A pilot: „I have been dreaming about flying since early childhood.” Learn a patient’s story

Laser vision correction is an increasingly popular solution among all those who want to get rid of their refractive error ...

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Blepharoplasty – characteristics of the surgery and the convalescence period, results and contraindications

The older we become the more we notice how much droopy eyelids affects our physical appearance ...

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"I only swam for gold" - learn a patient’s story

My swimming adventure began with PE lessons in primary school, which ...

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Is everyone with a refractive error eligible for laser vision correction?

Laser vision correction is undoubtedly an ideal alternative to glasses or lenses correction ...

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Breath-taking landscapes. Mountain climbing – learn a patient’s history.

My mountaineering adventure began when I first tried indoor climbing ...

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A flight attendant: ‘When I am on the plane, I breathe deeper…’ Learn a patient’s story

Having a refractive error no longer surprises anyone ...

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Return to learning - eye prophylaxis rules

September is a month when school and university students begin a new academic year ...

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Is regression of a refractive error possible after laser vision correction?

Modern medicine offers treatment to ailments suffered by those with vision defects.

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Water sports are my passion. Find out a patient’s story

I have always liked sports, and since I moved to the coast as a student I have been completely engrossed in water sports.

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Do you work in front of a computer? Find out what a Computer Vision Syndrome is

These days, for many of us a computer is an indispensable working tool that we use every day and for our children ...

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What questions do patients usually ask when they make an appointment for a preliminary qualifying examination for a laser vision correction procedure and during the examination itself?

Laser vision correction means a new life – a life completely free from a refractive error...

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“Being a firefighter runs in my blood.” Learn a patient’s story.

I have dreamt of becoming a firefighter since I was a child ...

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Seasonal pollening - simple rules for good eye care

Seasonal pollening is a real nightmare of every allergic person ...

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Smartphone blindness

There is no denying that modern mobile devices, such as smartphones or tablets ...

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Are you switching to vegetarianism? Take good care of your eyesight!

owadays switching to vegetarianism or veganism is dictated not only by health-related or ethical reasons ...

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Work in the police force and good eyesight. Find out a true story of one of the patients

Working in the police force means risking one’s life and health for the sake of the safety of others on everyday basis ...

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Laser vision correction and age limits

At what age is it possible to undergo a laser vision correction procedure?

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Does wearing false eyelashes affect our eyes?

Women usually dream of having beautiful, captivating look ...

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Laser vision correction and extreme sports

Are you dreaming of adrenaline rush associated with extreme sports? ...

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Would you like to see clearly and free yourself from corrective lenses? Laser vision correction can help you achieve this goal! Find out what the surgery looks like step by step.

Every year more can be heard about laser vision correction ...

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Is a laser vision correction surgery painful? What will I feel during the procedure and during the convalescence period?

Do you have a refractive error and feel tired of wearing glasses or contact lenses? ...

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Is it possible to give birth naturally after a laser vision correction procedure?

Laser vision correction is a procedure which continuously grows in popularity among ...

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Which vision defects can be corrected with laser vision correction?

Nowadays a vision defect does not necessarily mean having to wear glasses or ...

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Which vision defects are hereditary?

A vision defect, similarly to many other features, may be inherited ...

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How to care for your children’s eyesight? 4 practical tips

The number of people with vision defects increases every year, and children ...

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Short-sightedness – a plague of our times

We live in times when vision defects have been considered as civilisation diseases ...

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Rules for taking proper care of the eyesight in the office - 4 guidelines

Office work often means eight busy hours spent in front of the computer.

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Does smog affect our eyesight?

The heating season is coming, together with further alarming facts about ...

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Blepharoplasty – key facts

Eyes are the windows to the human soul, as the well-known saying goes ...

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Presbyopia correction

Do you experience greater eye fatigue while doing close-range activities? ...

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Laser vision correction of astigmatism

Astigmatism is a refractive error which may occur independently ...

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UV protection sunglasses – an absolute must-have item for the summer

Summer sun generously shines its rays on us. We like basking in them ...

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Laser vision correction in Hashimoto’s disease

Every year Hashimoto’s disease takes an increasing toll ...

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Who usually decides to undergo a laser vision correction surgery?

It is currently estimated that already more than 50% of Poles complain ...

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Migraine and visual disturbances

 Migraine is a commonly known condition and one of the most frequent nervous system disorders.

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5 life changes after laser vision correction

Vision defects (short-sightedness, far-sightedness and astigmatism) ...

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Is spring pollen safe for your eyes?

Spring is a beautiful season in which all nature wakes up and comes back to life after winter.

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Why are tears important for our eyes?

Tears, also known as lacrimal fluid, is a substance which moistens the conjunctival ...

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Laser vision correction and strabismus. Does laser correct strabismus?

 Laser treatment of eye diseases and correction of refractive errors have been common ...

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Astigmatism and laser vision correction

Do you have blurred vision and see straight lines as if they were bent or curved? ...

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What is the cornea and what role does it play in laser vision correction?

The cornea is the convex outer layer of the front of the eye ...

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Laser vision correction – what influence does it have on life quality?

 The ability to distinguish fine details, which we used to fail to notice, and the comfort we were previously unaware of.

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Cosmetic eyelid surgery – common facts and myths

Similarly to other surgical procedures, cosmetic eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) ...

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What is night blindness and is it a reason to worry?

Do you have trouble seeing after dusk? Do you suffer from blurred vision in badly lit rooms? ...

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Diet for healthy eyes – 6 recommended foods

The lifestyle we lead these days has a very negative influence on our eyes ...

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Do you protect your eyes during winter holidays?

Winter is a time when we do not usually remember to protect our eyes ...

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Does visual impairment affect career choices?

The number of people suffering from vision defects increases every year ...

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Contraindications to laser vision correction

Nowadays, laser vision correction is extremely popular as it enables ...

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How does using smartphones affect our eyesight?

In the contemporary society, the addiction to smartphones is constantly ...

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5 reasons why people with vision defects decide to undergo a laser vision correction surgery

Laser vision correction is gaining more and more popularity ...

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Eyelid surgery – how to prepare for the procedure?

 An always young, radiant look is a dream of nearly every woman ...

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Visual acuity test

 A visual acuity test verifies whether you can read letters of different size ...

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Do you work in an office? Learn about necessary eye prophylaxis

Office work, seemingly pleasant and physically undemanding, poses a serious challenge ...

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Short-sightedness – 10 most important facts

Short-sightedness, also known as myopia, is currently ...

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Is laser vision correction safe?

Up to now, over 100 million laser vision correction procedures ...

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Contact lenses or laser vision correction? What to choose?

 Contact lenses appeared as early as in the 1950s ...

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Thyroid diseases and laser vision correction

We have been recently observing a rapid increase in Hashimoto occurrence ...

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Doctors are sounding the alarm: Our eyesight keeps deteriorating!

 Long working hours, reading or playing computer games ...

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Laser vision correction and pregnancy

Can I undergo laser vision correction during pregnancy ...

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Do colours exist in nature or are they merely figments of minds?

Let’s begin with a few words about colours. Our ability to perceive various colours ...

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What is amblyopia?

 Amblyopia is a severe deterioration of visual acuity without a particular reason ...

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Laser vision correction – facts and myths

Laser vision correction is to many suffering from ...

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Amazing facts about human eyes

The eyeball weighs only 8 grams, and yet it is one of the most ...

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Defects of the eye - where do they come from?

Currently, nearly 80 percent of the world's population is suffering from vision defects ...

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Return to work after laser vision correction

 You have been thinking about laser vision correction for a long time ...

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Uniformed services and vision defects

 A career in uniformed services has always been your dream ...

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Optical illusion - why it occurs?

 Złudzenia optyczne często płatają nam figle ...

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Is it safe to practice sports after Laser Vision Correction surgery?

Sport is your passion and you cannot imagine a day without intensive exercise ...

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What does the colour of your eyes say about you?

The iris of the eye has 256 unique features - there are no two people ...

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Reasons to undergo a laser vision correction surgery

 Perspective of being able to completely resign from contact lenses and glasses seems ...

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Eyesight is the most important of all senses

Sight, touch, smell, taste, and sound – these five senses 

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Healthy eyes diet

 Red, irritated, dry and burning eyes? These ailments affect our eyes ...

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Is prophylaxis of eyesight simple?

 Research proves that in recent years diseases of visual apparatus have advanced ...

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Take care of your eyes - check how to protect them during a winter

Frigid, dry air, intense sunlight, central heating, and long evenings in artificially lit surroundings – the winter is rather brutal to our eyes.

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Blepharoplasty – a perfect way of maintaining a radiant look

Young and radiant outlook is something we would like to preserve ...

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Why do millions of the people annually decide to undergo a laser vision correction?

Year after year the number of people, who decide to undergo a laser vision correction procedure rises. Why is that?

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How do we perceive colours?

Everyone perceives colours in a slightly different way ... 

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Do you know how your eye is build?

 Sight is one of the most important senses ...

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How to take care of your eyes while on holidays

As summer slowly ends it gets colder and colder. For some of us ...

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Autumn is the perfect time for Laser Vision Correction

 Laser Vision Correction is, rather unsurprisingly ...

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How much does a Laser Vision Correction cost?

 It is one of the first questions asked ...

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Laser correction of presbyopia

 According to the data from the Centre for Public Opinion Research, 85% of ...

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How to protect your eyes in the summer?

 Summer is here! Even though, this year, it is rather rainy, we should, nonetheless, protect ...

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Things You might not have known about your Eyes

We tend to think that we know everything about our eyes ...

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Five Ways to Train Your Eyes

 Most of us practice sports – more or less often ...

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Laser Vision Correction – what is it?

 Laser vision correction is a fast, safe and painless way ..

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How do eyes change over the decades?

The flow of time has its toll on our whole organism, including the eyes ...

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Six ways to keep your eyes healthy

 Everyone needs good, healthy eyesight ...

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How to deal with eye fatigue?

 We tend to spend more and more time in front of a computer or a TV ...

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Secret of radiant eyes!

 Skin of the eyelids is very delicate, soft and prone to stretching ...

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New dimension of sport

 Many patients ask us when they will be able to go back to sport after ...

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Orthokeratology lenses – now in ArtLife!

We are happy to inform you that from now ...

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Acute vision is required for uniformed services

Would you like to serve in the army? ...

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Sunglasses: a matter of safety, fashion or both?

Summer holidays often mean increased number of sunglasses ...

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Laser vision correction and extreme sports

Glasses and contact lenses can be a real bother when one wants to engage in their ...

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EBK laser vision correction method - is it something new? How it works? How is it different from other methods.

Many laser vision correction clinics offer ...

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What is „dry eye syndrome”? Causes and possible ways of treatment.

 Dry eye syndrome is a disorder of the tear film. It may be cause ...

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What is the difference between normal and preservative-free eye drops? Which eye drops should you choose and why?

 Patients often ask what is the purpose of using lubricant eye drops ...

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Is EBK a mild laser vision correction method?

A laser vision correction method called EBK is used to treat refractive error when ...

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Comparison of lasers used in vision correction – to resolve any doubts

ArtLife Ophthalmology Centre takes great care in providing highest level of patient’s comfort and satisfaction.

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Qualifying examination – choosing a method of Laser Vision Correction

 We are used to a practically unlimited access to any given service ...

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What is ‘lazy eye’?

Many of our patients ask about ‘lazy eye’ disorder (amblyopia).

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Presbyopia. Can it be corrected?

Presbyopia is a frequently recurring matter in your questions.

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Visual acuity test

Visual acuity test is a procedure in which patient reads letters of different size from a specified distance.

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THE EYES – Open Book of Our Bodies

Ophthalmologist can detect symptoms of certain diseases just by looking into our eyes.

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Keratoconus

First thing that comes to mind is a question: what is keratoconus?

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History of methods of laser vision correction

Improvements of methods along with the introduction of new technologies allow helping patients with vision errors in ...

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Natural therapy for eyes

Summertime is when nature gives us lots of possibilities. There are plants which were created by the nature specifically to ...

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Corneal Ulceration - symptoms and treatment

Corneal ulceration is an inflammatory condition of the involving disruption of its epithelial layer.

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Glasses for working in front of the computer

People usually extensively use computers and other electronic devices with displays without thinking what influence those ...

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Spring vitamins for the eyes!

During fall/winter season fresh fruits and vegetables are not that common.

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What is astigmatism ?

Many people are not even aware that they are suffering from astigmatism, those who are, consider it a disease.

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Comparison of various laser vision correction methods

Comparison of various laser vision correction methods

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Gdańsk - a place to rest

For our patients who benefit from the guaranteed accommodation service, we have prepared some additional attractions in ...

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Why we should wear sunglasses

From the very beginning of spring and for the whole summer much more light than during normal, cloudy days reaches our eyes.

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Laser vision correction surgery SBK Lasik method - first-hand experience

It is widely known that curiosity knows no boundaries.

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Exercises for better condition of the eyes

Frequent usage of computers, books or documents makes us want to move our bodies, to liven up stiff muscles.

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EBK method, is it something new?

Explanation of how it works and how different it is from SBK Lasik Method.

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What is presbyopia and how can it be cured?

After 45 or 50 years of life everyone experiences trouble with clear vision of close objects, reading small fonts on the screen or ...

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We should take care of our EYES, as we have them for our whole life

Each part of our bodies requires certain care. This also applies to our eyes.

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Prolongation of the accommodation guarantee

Due to huge interest in the possibility of a guaranteed accommodation in Hotel DAL during One Day procedures ...

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TransPRK – is it really a revolution?

TransPRK method is advertised as an ‘innovation and novelty’, while in fact it is just a variant of the oldest ...

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The refractory implant lenses: this is not the only solution to treat defects of vision!

Many specialists, including the ones from ArtLife think that it is the last resort in treating eyesight defects due to numerous ...

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ArtLife - trust and reputation

Thanks to you - with questions, opinions and remarks - we provide services at the highest level.

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Are you 45 or more? Do you have problems with reading a newspaper?

Your eyes have probably lost the ability of fast accommodation because of the age. This process is called Presbyopia.

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There are many people suffering from astigmatism

The excimer laser models the shape of cornea, thus laser vision correction results in permanent, desirable effects.

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Presbyopia

Although it may be hard to deal with the physiology and processes of human body change over time.

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Chose one day procedure and don’t pay for the qualification!

In one day procedure, the cost of the qualifying examination will be subtracted from the price of the surgery performed on ...

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Femtosecond laser or microkeratome?

Laser vision correction is actually a combination of laser surgery and mechanical impact on eye tissue.

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We know how important the equipment, experience and integrity are.

The medicine and the surgery are areas, where it is certain that a new invention will appear.

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SBK LASIK Laser Vision Correction method - an alternative for LASIK and PRK

SBK LASIK developed by surgeons is the most modern method of laser eye surgery.

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Qualification and surgery within one day – One Day Procedure

Qualification and surgery within one day? YES!

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