Category: Laser Eye Surgery News


Will I have to take time off work for laser eye surgery at Optilase?

02 Jul 2020
Are you considering laser eye surgery for 2020, but not sure how you’ll fit it in to your work schedule? Do you want to take the plunge but don’t want your recovery time eating into your annual leave? Let Optilase, Ireland’s leading laser eye clinic and one of the first private clinics established in Ireland, […]
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Here’s what happens during your consultation for laser eye surgery at Optilase

25 Jun 2020
Take the first step in your Laser Eye Surgery journey by attending a free consultation at any Optilase clinic across Ireland where a qualified surgeon will determine how suitable you are for treatment. The consultation will involve answering a range of questions about your general health and eye health as well as an in-depth eye […]
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Blue Light & Your Eyes by

15 Oct 2018
  by   There’s been a lot of talk in the media lately about blue light; its potential to harm our eyes and even cause eventual blindness. For those unfamiliar with the conversation, blue light emits high energy in short wavelengths (between 400 and 450nm), reaching deeper into the eye than yellow light. We’re […]
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What does LASIK eye surgery feel like ?

13 Dec 2016
First of all, let’s be clear: everyone (even big brave men who’ll never admit it to you!) is at the very least slightly nervous when the day of their laser eye surgery finally rolls around. It’s human nature – our eyes are one of the most valuable organs we possess so we are rightly highly […]
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Kilkenny Hurler Padraig Walsh has Laser Eye Surgery

19 Apr 2016
  Padraig Walsh, top hurler for Kilkenny, recently received PRK treatment here at Optilase. PRK treatment combats the common conditions short sightedness (myopia), long sightedness (hyperopia) and astigmatism (irregular corneal shape).   Star Treatment for Kilkenny Hurler   As a Hurling Star Padraig Walsh knew laser eye surgery could make a difference, not only to […]
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Laser Eye Surgery Cost Explained

12 Oct 2015
  When it comes to laser eye surgery, the two most common concerns of prospective laser eye surgery patients are cost and safety; how much will it cost and what exactly is involved in the process from start to finish?   But that’s hardly surprising really because, when you think about it, anyone considering undergoing […]
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Tom Dunne has Laser Eye Surgery at Optilase

07 Oct 2015
  Tom Dunne, Radio Broadcaster and Musician, has undertaken a pioneering treatment called Presbia that provides a reading glasses-free alternative for ageing eyes.   About Tom Dunne Tom Dunne is a Radio Broadcaster and Musician. He is best known as lead singer with Dublin group "Something Happens" with unforgettable singles like 'Parachute’.   Choosing Laser […]
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Does laser eye surgery hurt?

24 Feb 2015
  Taking the life changing decision to undergo laser eye surgery is a momentous decision in anyone’s life. The words life changing do tend to get bandied about a lot - very often in fact when referring to something that is anything but life changing – but there is no doubting that opting for laser […]
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Save your eyes from smartphone strain and keep your vision 20/20!

05 Feb 2015
  Your smartphone is your trustiest friend when it comes to your day to day communication with the wider world. Your trusty ally in getting through the day, it is almost now an extension to one’s own hand. Of course, it is no longer simply a phone but rather something that is simply a part […]
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How the eye works like a camera – and why laser eye surgery is the answer when it fails.

02 Dec 2014
    We don’t often sit back and marvel to ourselves at just what an incredible organ the eye is. But if we consider just for a moment about how complex this vital little organ is in terms of how it actually operates, we should really be in awe at its sheer capabilities. It is […]
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