Mobile LASIK and Cataract Surgery Blog

Eye Doctor Serving Mobile, Alabama and the nearby Gulf Coast Area

October 24, 2018

Mobile AL skyline at dusk with a colorful sunset LASIK provides a great way to see the world, so to speak. When you no longer have to depend on glasses or contact lenses for clear vision, you may feel more free. Corrective lenses are an inconvenience, not only for travel but for your daily life. Imagine waking up in the morning with clear vision as soon as you open your eyes.


Have you ever heard about the benefits of being a tourist in your own town? Sometimes, as residents of Mobile, we forget about the sights, scenes and experiences our great region offers. Below, we've outlined just a few of the endless opportunities that you may find more enjoyable after LASIK.


See Your Home State with Fresh Eyes


Mobile in particular is rich historically and culturally. Our state and region also offers a wealth of opportunities for adventurous outdoor recreationalists, as well as history buffs, museum fans and foodies. Believe it or...

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October 23, 2018

After LASIK surgery, you should be feeling back to normal the next morning. Most people have no problem returning to work the next day. You will need to take some time off from certain activities like swimming and contact sports in order to protect your healing eyes. Your eyes may feel dry for several weeks. Once fully healed, your vision will be clear without glasses or contact lenses.


The only way to know if you are a good candidate is to visit Dr. Walton for a consultation and exam. As part of your consultation, we'll also discuss how you can plan for the recovery process and what you should expect. We make sure each of our patients feels properly informed about the entire process, the surgery and the results.


To find out if you are a good candidate for LASIK surgery in Mobile, Alabama, please call the practice of experienced ophthalmologist Dr. Chris Walton at 251-341-3385. Dr. Walton proudly provides LASIK care for people from across the Gulf Coast area.


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October 16, 2018


You deserve clear vision the moment you wake up in the morning. With LASIK surgery, such vision is possible. Dr. Chris Walton is passionate about achieving great vision results for his patients. Dr. Walton's patients have the option of Allegretto Wave laser technology. One-hundred percent of Dr. Walton's patients who have chosen Allegretto have achieved 20/20 vision or better after LASIK.


Please watch our video below and schedule a consultation with Dr. Walton. You can reach our office by calling 251-341-3385. We look forward to meeting you!


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September 25, 2018


Part of the LASIK process involves gathering information about the procedure so that you can make an informed decision. To make information-gathering a little more fun, we've prepared this LASIK Myth vs. Fact quiz! Please complete the quiz to test your knowledge about this procedure. Unfortunately, there is a lot of fiction out there when it comes to LASIK. It's important to understand what is and is not true, as you decide whether this surgery is right for you.


In Mobile, Alabama, Dr. Chris Walton is committed to providing clear, honest and straightforward information about your vision correction options. During a free LASIK consultation, Dr. Walton will determine if you are a candidate, and answer any and all of your questions.


To arrange your free visit in Mobile, please call our experienced staff at 251-341-3385...

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September 18, 2018


Dr. Chris Walton has over a decade of experience performing cataract surgery. At this point in his career, he has performed somewhere between 4,000-5,000 procedures. Cataract surgery restores vision blurred by the formation of cataracts, which are highly common among adults in the U.S. The deteriorated lens is removed and replaced with an intraocular lens. The success rate is very high while the complication rate is quite low.


To find out if you are a good candidate for cataract surgery, please contact Dr. Walton's office in Mobile, Alabama at 251-341-3385. Dr. Walton will make sure you know your options for restoring your vision.


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August 28, 2018

Laser eye surgery is a safe, effective way to improve vision. One of the greatest attributes of the procedure nowadays is its adaptability to suit mosts patients' needs. Dr. Walton has helped thousands of patients enjoy a better life through LASIK.


Here's a look at a few key factors of LASIK candidacy. The best way to find out if the procedure is right for you, though, is to schedule a free evaluation with Dr. Walton.


Call 251-341-3385 to schedule your initial appointment. Dr. Walton serves patients in Alabama and nearby areas of the Gulf Coast at his office in Mobile.


Your Vision Is Stable


closeup of woman with eyes wide openMore and more patients are becoming LASIK candidates with the advent of new and improved technology. Today, LASIK can address higher degrees of nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. Dr. Walton has adopted the advanced Allegretto Wave...

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August 20, 2018


In Mobile, Dr. Chris Walton uses the Allegretto Wave laser to perform LASIK surgery. This laser can improve the precision of the procedure and the predictability of the results. To this day, Dr. Walton has a 100 percent success rate achieving 20/20 vision for his nearsighted LASIK patients.


If you are interested in learning more about Dr. Walton and the LASIK procedure, please call our practice at 251-581-7484. We look forward to discussing your options and arranging a consultation for you in Mobile, Alabama.


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July 30, 2018

Clear vision can be achieved without lenses. LASIK vision surgery corrects nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. For people who are good candidates, LASIK provides a good chance of producing 20/20 vision. In fact, 100 percent of Dr. Walton's patients who have undergone Allegretto Wave LASIK have achieved 20/20 vision or better.


LASIK can provide many lifestyle benefits. Imagine waking up in the morning with clear vision, no reaching for your glasses or placing your contact lenses in order to see. So many activities and adventures can be more enjoyable with lens-free sight.


To find out if you are a LASIK candidate in Mobile, Alabama, please call our staff at 251-341-3385. We look forward to answering your questions and arranging a consultation for you at our office.


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