iDesign Technology

iDesign Advanced WaveScan Studio

The LASIK surgeons at Stahl eye care experts are happy to announce the addition of the iDesign wavefront analyzer from AMO-VISX to our Long Island LASIK practice. The iDesign wavefront analyzers from AMO-VISX provide the most accurate wavefront measurements of any device available for LASIK eye surgery. In addition, in combination with the AMO-VISX Star S4 IR excimer laser system, it is possible to not only accurately measure but to precisely treat higher order aberrations.


Understanding Wavefront Technology

Wavefront technology has been around for quite awhile and was initially approved in 2002 as a technological advancement in laser vision correction. The wavefront measurements can be used to treat higher order aberrations such as visual defects from night driving. The issue of glare and halos during night driving were many of the early complaints of the first LASIK patients. When measuring pre-existing visual aberrations prior to surgery our practice can create a more precise LASIK experience.

Abott iDesign

Before the use of wavefront technology in laser vision correction only lower order aberrations were measured. These lower order aberrations were nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. So although these vision disorders were responsible for blurred vision they were not single handedly the sole cause. It was the contributions of the higher order aberrations that made up the entire issue.

What Does the iDesign Wavefront Technology Do?

The iDesign system uses advanced wavefront sensing technology to measure and map eyes with aberrations. The iDesign allows our LASIK doctors at Stahl Eye Care Experts to take microscopically precise measurements of the eye with greatly increased resolution. These hi-res measurements provide details that improve the ability to measure ocular aberrations with accuracy, precision and greater dynamic range.

Abbott iDesign imaging tools.

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If you are seeking a Long Island LASIK specialist, the eye doctors at Stahl Eyecare Experts would like to offer you a great opportunity in laser eye surgery. Brought to you by professional, experienced Long Island LASIK surgeons, our one-of-a-kind medical facility brings not only cutting-edge technology, but experienced hands in ophthalmology as well. Helping you achieve your personal best vision is mission critical at our Long Island LASIK office. If LASIK cost is something that has been holding you back please feel free to review our options regarding LASIK Financing. We are dedicated to providing the best in patient education so that our patients can make a well-educated decision as to whether or not LASIK would be a good vision correction option. Remember, not everyone is a good candidate for LASIK. This is precisely why you need to have an experienced LASIK surgeon in Long Island evaluate you to make sure that this is the right eye surgery procedure for you! If LASIK is not the best procedure for you, we offer other ophthalmology procedures such as cataract surgery to help you see better. If you are seeking a Long Island cataract surgeon we are happy to offer cataract consultations to educate you about this process and determine your vision correction options.

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