Chu Vision Institute | Blog

Questioning your upcoming procedure? Read through our blogs explaining our procedure process, healing, and expectations here at Chu Vision Institute.

See it Forward 5K 2022

Our Team | 04/19/2022

The Chu Vision Foundation’s Annual 5K run/walk is back after a two-year hiatus.

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EVO ICL, Implantable Contact Lenses in Minneapolis

Our Team | 04/04/2022

Chu Vision offers the new EVO Implantable Contact Lens to patients in the Twin Cities. This is a permanent, yet reversible vision correction solution

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Cataracts In Patients Who’ve Had LASIK

Our Team | 03/07/2022

Can you have cataract surgery if you had LASIK when you were younger?

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Surgery Day Flow

Our Team | 03/07/2022

You may be wondering what your surgery morning will look like.

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What Patient’s LOVE about LASIK at Chu Vision Institute

Our Team | 02/09/2022

We want to tell you what our patients LOVE about LASIK at Chu Vision

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Light Adjustable Lens for Cataract Patients in Bloomington, MN

Our Team | 01/03/2022

Chu Vision has added Light Adjustable Lens to our list of options for our patients which could offer greater freedom from glasses for certain patients

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Frequently Asked Questions about VUITY Eye Drop for reading vision

Our Team | 12/13/2021

Frequently asked questions about VUITY patients have been wanting to know.

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FDA Approves First Eye Drop to Treat "Over-40 Vision" as Alternative to Readers!

Our Team | 11/10/2021

FDA Approves First Eye Drop to Treat "Over-40 Vision" as Alternative to Readers!

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5 Things to be Thankful for After Laser Vision Correction

Our Team | 10/04/2021

A list of things our patients have said they are thankful for after LASIK

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The CLEAR Solution for Getting Rid of Reading Glasses

Our Team | 10/04/2021

Dr. Chu offers Custom Lens Extraction And Replacement (CLEAR)

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What You Can Do When LASIK Isn’t an Option

Our Team | 09/10/2021

LASIK isn’t the best option for you... but there are other options available.

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Do I Have Contact Lens Intolerance? What is the solution?

Our Team | 08/12/2021

Contact Lens Intolerance is common. If you are ready to eliminate the contact lens struggle and experience relief, consider laser vision correction.

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Summer Free from Glasses Thanks to Laser Vision Correction

Our Team | 07/05/2021

With a procedure like LASIK or SMILE, you can say goodbye to the hassle of packing extra eyewear and have a fun Summer Free from Glasses

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Will LASIK Correct Astigmatism?

Our Team | 12/10/2020

Do you have distorted or blurry vision due to astigmatism? Learn what causes astigmatism and how LASIK eye surgery can help you see clearly again.

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Can Reading Glasses Help With Eye Strain?

Our Team | 12/02/2020

What is eye strain, and can you get it from working on a computer? Learn about different kinds of reading glasses and how they help with eye strain.

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How Does Cataract Surgery Affect Your Vision?

Our Team | 11/25/2020

Cataract surgery can correct issues with cloudy vision. Learn how this procedure affects your vision and if you still require glasses afterward.

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What is SMILE Vision Correction?

Our Team | 11/18/2020

Flapless laser eye surgery can treat common vision issues like nearsightedness and astigmatism. Learn how SMILE vision correction works at our clinic.

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How to Know If LASIK Eye Surgery Is Right for You

Our Team | 11/11/2020

Do you have nearsighted vision, farsighted vision, or astigmatism? LASIK eye surgery gives you the freedom to see without aids like contact lenses.

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How Operation Sight Gives Back With Charitable Cataract Surgeries

Our Team | 11/04/2020

Operation Sight hopes to provide affordable cataract surgery to individuals and families in need. Learn about this program during National Sight Week.

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How One Skier Changed the Outcome of the 2017 Special Olympic World Winter Games

Jessica Heckman, O.D. | 05/27/2020

Meghan flies down the ski hills every winter as a Special Olympic skier, but in 2017 she made a decision that impacted the outcome of her performance.

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