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Can You Prevent from Getting Cataracts?

Posted by: Dakota Eye Institute in Uncategorized on June 18, 2022

Most cataracts develop due to the natural aging process or from an eye injury. Inherited genetic disorders, eye health conditions and medications such as long-term use of steroid medications can also lead to cataract development. Cataracts form when protein builds up in the lens keeping light from passing through the eye resulting in cloudy vision…. Read More


What is the Main Cause of a Cataract?

Posted by: Dakota Eye Institute in Uncategorized on May 18, 2022

Many eye diseases not only progress with age, but age is often the root cause behind the onset of serious eye conditions, including cataracts. The main cause of a cataract is due to age with 90% of people developing a cataract by age 65. Other cataract risk factors that may speed up cataract development include… Read More


LASIK For Nearsightedness

Posted by: Dakota Eye Institute in Uncategorized on May 4, 2022

Seeing clearly has never been easier. Go beyond prescription glasses and contacts with LASIK, the most common vision correction procedure that provides you with nearly perfect vision in less than 30 minutes. If you are among the 40% of Americans diagnosed with myopia, LASIK for nearsightedness is a great option for you.  LASIK has been… Read More


Does LASIK fix lazy eyes?

Posted by: Dakota Eye Institute in Uncategorized on April 18, 2022

LASIK is a popular surgical treatment for common eye problems, helping patients go from blurry vision to (near) perfect eyesight again. Does LASIK fix lazy eyes? LASIK has been around for decades and is used to correct refractive errors of the eye. These errors, such as nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism, are caused by an irregular… Read More


Types of lasers used during LASIK

Posted by: Dakota Eye Institute in Uncategorized on April 4, 2022

LASIK and laser eye surgery seem to be synonymous, but are they? What types of lasers are used during LASIK?  There are many types of laser eye surgeries including procedures to correct cataracts, other issues with the lens and problems with the cornea. Unlike traditional surgery with a scalpel and surgical tools, laser eye surgery… Read More


What is a LASIK flap?

Posted by: Dakota Eye Institute in Uncategorized on March 18, 2022

LASIK surgery is a procedure to correct physical abnormalities of the eye that cause nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. LASIK surgery is performed with a laser instead of traditional surgical tools, but to do so still requires access to the cornea. What is a LASIK flap? The pupil is the black aperture at the center of… Read More


LASIK Eye Surgery Candidate

Posted by: Dakota Eye Institute in Uncategorized on February 18, 2022

If you have worn glasses or contact lenses for any length of time, you have likely considered LASIK eye surgery. The ease of seeing clearly without wiping off smudges, replacing lenses or making sure you do not accidentally break frames or run out of contact solution, drives more and more people to research whether they… Read More


Benefits of LASIK

Posted by: Dakota Eye Institute in Uncategorized on February 4, 2022

Improved, if not perfect, vision without the assistance of glasses or contacts is the main benefit of LASIK. In under 30 minutes, LASIK can provide patients with corrected vision already apparent before leaving the doctor’s office. Immediate results provided virtually pain free is a great benefit of LASIK. Saying goodbye to eyeglasses and contact lenses… Read More


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430 East Sweet Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58504

(701) 222-4900 Or (800) 344-5634
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Linton, ND 58552

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201 SW 7th Street, Suite 2
Rugby, ND 58368

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