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What is a Blepharoplasty?

July 29, 2019   |  Posted By admin

While many people may have negative conceptions of plastic surgery, a blepharoplasty is one procedure that has the potential to make a real difference in patients’ lives, especially because  it can sometimes be medically necessary.

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Why LASIK is Better AND Safer Now!

June 28, 2019   |  Posted By admin

There has been some negative press about LASIK lately, but it is important to recognize that in the recent past, many advancements have been made that make the procedure safer and more effective than ever before.

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Glaucoma Explained

May 29, 2019   |  Posted By admin

You’ve most likely heard of glaucoma; it is one of the most common causes of blindness, and it is experienced by many people over the age of 40. But how much do you really know about glaucoma? We’re here to explain!

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What is Oculofacial Plastic Surgery?

April 28, 2019   |  Posted By admin

At Silk Vision, we pride ourselves on providing services that have the capacity to positively transform the lives of our patients.

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How to Prepare for Cataract Surgery: The 8-Step Guide

March 26, 2019   |  Posted By admin

At Silk Vision, we care about your eye care. As one of the leading ophthalmological surgeons and cataract specialists in Northern Virginia, Dr. Silk is here to make sure you’re informed and feel comfortable about your upcoming cataract procedure.

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How Do I Put In Eye Drops?

February 21, 2019   |  Posted By admin

 

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What’s the difference between Xeomin and Botox?

January 29, 2019   |  Posted By admin

We love when our patients ask questions.

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How the Military Uses LASIK to Keep Our Nation Safe

December 24, 2018   |  Posted By admin

Serving in our nation’s Armed Forces demands peak mental sharpness and physical fitness – in fact, the military has strict health requirement guidelines that candidates must meet before

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Anti-Aging Procedures: How to Know Which One is Right for You

November 28, 2018   |  Posted By admin

Our bodies change with age, sometimes too quickly and in unwanted ways. While the aging process is similar in all human bodies, each person experiences aging in a slightly different way.

5 Ways to Prepare for LASIK

June 18, 2018   |  Posted By admin

We tell our patients all the time that there is no need to worry about the LASIK procedures. It’s a fast process for most people that involves little to no pain. Results are also almost immediate!