How Long Does LASIK Last?

In general, LASIK eye surgery is considered to be a permanent way to correct vision. Given that the procedure takes roughly 30 minutes total to… Read More

LASIK in One Eye Only

In the early days of LASIK surgery, the procedure was performed on one eye at a time. Today, most patients have treatment on both… Read More

Types of Cataract Surgery

If the lens inside your eye has become cloudy, you may want to consider cataract surgery. During cataract surgery in Jacksonville, Dr. Bowden removes… Read More

Dr. Breno Lima

We pass along the sad news that Dr. Lima lost his battle with a brain tumor on May 24, 2017. He was a very educated… Read More

Preparing for LASIK

Even though LASIK is a relatively safe procedure, it is normal to experience uneasiness or nervousness prior to surgery. If you are scheduled for… Read More

Presbyopia

Presbyopia is a normal result of the aging process. The crystalline lens within your eyes is composed of proteins. These proteins are soft and flexible… Read More

Career Day at Bartram Springs Elementary

Thank you kindly to Bartram Springs Elementary for inviting Bowden Eye to participate in Career Day.   Dr. Philip Griffith and Candace Connors, BS, MHA enjoyed speaking to kindergarten through 5th graders on what it takes to become an Eye Doctor and a Hearing Specialist. Many years of hard work in school and of course always listening to your parents! Read More

LASIK vs Contacts

For some people, making the decision to have LASIK is not as straightforward as it is for others. Misunderstandings about the safety and cost of… Read More

Cataract Surgery Options

Cataracts are a cloudiness that forms in the normally clear lens of the eye, leading to decreased vision. Although cataracts are a leading cause… Read More