Cornea Center

The Cornea

The cornea is the transparent layer of your eye that covers the iris and pupil and admits light to the interior. Like the crystal of a watch, the cornea is strong enough to protect the inside of the eye from injury, yet transparent enough to let light pass through.

Corneal problems can happen to anyone at any age due to disease, injury or infection.

A damaged cornea distorts light as it travels into the eye affecting your vision and may even cause pain. Unlike other parts of the body, once the cornea has been damaged, it does not heal itself completely. If the cornea is damaged due to heredity or injury, a new cornea may have to be transplanted. Transplants are the replacement of damaged or diseased tissue or organs with healthy tissue or organs. The cornea was one of the first parts of the body to be transplanted, and corneal transplants remain one of the most common-and most successful-of all transplant procedures. With today's modern techniques, corneal transplants can restore vision with minimal pain and without hospitalization.

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Free LASIK Self Evaluation Test

Are you a candidate for LASIK eye surgery? Take our test and hear from our consultants. To start the process take our LASIK self evaluation test.

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Financing Options

0% LASIK Financing Houston, Texas

Are you seeking a Houston LASIK expert but are concerned that LASIK eye surgery is too expensive? Our practice has some excellent LASIK financing options to discuss with you, so do not hesitate to contact us for more information.

We have a page on this eye care website dedicated to discussing LASIK patient financing. You can even fill out an online application to qualify for LASIK financing. We offer 0% financing, on approved credit with low fixed monthly payments, no down payment and no pre-payment penalty.

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Cataract Surgery

Cataract patients now have multiple options to see at both near and far distances after cataract surgery! Individuals suffering from cataracts previously had only a mono-focal lens implant option after surgery. NEW multi-focal IOL technology can now decrease dependence on glasses after surgery. If you are seeking the ReSTOR® IOL we have qualified surgeons waiting to help you see better!

Cataract Surgery