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Protect your eyes when viewing the eclipse.

Don’t Lose Sight of Your Eyes During the Eclipse

Published on 19th March 2015

Friday morning will see the most spectacular eclipse of the sun for 15 years, in a rare astronomical alignment as the Moon will pass directly between the sun and the Earth, blocking out most of the light. Read More...

Find out about your amazing eyes with these fab facts from Visualase laser eye surgery clinic, Bolton

Your Amazing Eyes! 14 Fab Facts

Published on 10th March 2015 by Dr Stephen Doyle

From the number of times you blink a day, to the amount of brainpower your eyes use, we have 14 amazing facts about your eyes! Read More...

A timeline of laser eye surgery infographic from Visualase laser eye clinic in Bolton.

A Timeline of Laser Eye Surgery Infographic

Published on 17th February 2015

Find out the step by step process and timeline for laser eye surgery at Visualase with our handy infographic. Read More...

The 2014 Visualase laser eye surgery patient survey results.

Fantastic Results from Visualase Patient Survey 2014

Published on 16th February 2015

Each year we ask our patients to complete a survey to review our service, to ensure that we are continually improving, and providing the best experience for patients who choose to have laser eye surgery with us. Read More...

Mr Manoj Mathai - ophthalmologist at Visualase laser eye surgery clinic in Bolton.

Laser Eye Surgery - Do Your Research

Published on 11th February 2015

A recent phone-in on the Radio 2 Jeremy Vine show, and an article in the Daily Mail, have urged those considering laser eye surgery to do their research - something also recommended by independent laser eye surgery clinic Visualase. Read More...

Supporting Vision Aid Overseas

Supporting Vision Aid Overseas

Published on 9th January 2015

The Visualase laser eye surgery team are keen supporters of the charity Vision Aid Overseas and in 2014 donated over 150 pairs of glasses to the deserving cause. Read More...

Look Forward to a Clear & Bright 2015

Look Forward to a Clear & Bright 2015

Published on 7th January 2015

As a glasses or contact lens wearer, what’s in store for you in 2015? A new pair of prescription sunglasses for the summer, or will you upgrade from daily disposable lenses to the best monthly ones so you don’t have to take them out every night. Read More...

Clough's Opticians and Visualase laser eye surgery clinic operate a shared care packaged with patients.

Visualase - Shared Optical Care Package

Published on 11th December 2014

In this latest article from laser eye surgery clinic Visualase, they explain how beneficial it can be for an independent optician to establish a relationship with a high quality laser eye surgery provider - for both the patient and the eye care specialist. Read More...

Hollywood Eyes - Celebrities Who’ve Had Laser Eye Surgery

Hollywood Eyes - Celebrities Who’ve Had Laser Eye Surgery

Published on 13th November 2014

We never know who is going to walk through our doors at the Visualase Laser Eye Surgery Clinic here in Bolton, and whilst we’re not expecting any Hollywood superstars any time soon; with BBC Media City just down the road in Salford, you never know! Read More...

Tips to improve your eyesight whilst driving during the darker nights.

Turn Back Time - Tips to Improve your Eyesight!

Published on 27th October 2014 by Mr Manoj Mathai

The long summer days are now behind us and, as the clocks turn back an hour, a lot of us will increasingly find ourselves spending more time in low-light or in the dark. Read More...

Your Prescription Explained

Your Prescription Explained

Published on 14th October 2014 by Mr Manoj Mathai

Anyone who has ever worn glasses will have received a unique prescription that determines not only the precise measurements for each of your eyes and, as a result, the type and strength of glasses you may need, but is also used by specialist opthalmologists to determine whether you would be eligible for laser eye surgery. Read More...

The History of Laser Eye Surgery

The History of Laser Eye Surgery

Published on 8th October 2014 by Dr Stephen Doyle

Laser eye surgery may be a relatively new technique, but ophthalmologists have achieved a lot during its brief history. Read More...

Visualase Support World Sight Day

Visualase Support World Sight Day

Published on 6th October 2014

On Thursday 9 October people around the world will celebrate World Sight Day with members of the organising body - the IAPB - drawing attention to the importance of eye health. Read More...

Visualase Raise Money for Macmillan Cancer Support

Visualase Raise Over £200 for Macmillan Cancer Support

Published on 30th September 2014

Last Friday, 26 September, we joined thousands of people around the UK holding a special coffee morning to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support. Read More...

Big thanks from grateful laser eye surgery patient

Big thanks from grateful laser eye surgery patient

Published on 25th September 2014

We always welcome feedback on the treatment and service we provide here at Visualase Laser Eye Surgery Clinic, so were delighted to receive this wonderful testimonial from a grateful patient recently. Read More...

Independent Laser Eye Surgery Clinics Score Best in Which? Investigation

Independent Laser Eye Surgery Clinics Score Best in Which? Investigation

Published on 24th September 2014

A recent investigation by Which? published last month has highlighted the poor quality of consultations provided by the large national high street providers of laser eye surgery whilst independent clinics - such as Bolton-based Visualase Laser Eye Clinic and hospital-based providers scored the best. Read More...

Visualase laser eye surgery patients donate their unwanted glasses to charity.

Visualase Donate to Vision Aid

Published on 21st August 2014

Visualase are keen supporters of the charity Vision Aid Overseas and have continued their support with the recent donation of 150 pairs of glasses, kindly donated by their laser eye surgery patients who no longer need them. Read More...

Protect your eyes with sunglasses this summer.

Don’t forget to protect your eyes with sunglasses this summer

Published on 9th July 2014

Nowadays, we all use sunscreen to protect our skin, but you shouldn’t forget to protect your eyes as well. Long summer days means more time spent outdoors, and recent studies show that exposure to bright sunlight may increase the risk of developing eye problems in the future. Read More...

Laser Eye Surgery - Facts & Fiction

Laser Eye Surgery - Facts & Fiction

Published on 9th July 2014

Having performed over 50,000 laser eye surgery procedures, the surgical team at the Visualase Laser Eye Surgery Clinic in Bolton, have both the knowledge and experience to set the facts straight about this eye correction procedure. Read More...

Laser eye surgery stories - follow up on Christine's story

Laser eye surgery stories - follow up on Christine's story

Published on 16th June 2014

It's now been 18 months since I had my laser eye correction at Visualase in May 2011 and I can honestly say the whole experience has been incredible. Read More...