As seen in Newsweek 04/25/2005
new survey of 85 LASIK candidates con-
ducted by Diamond Vision reveals that
laser vision correction is not just for play-
ing golf or for scuba diving. Freedom from glass-
es and contact lenses can potentially have an
impact on relationships, self-esteem and loving
gestures - even spiritual fulfillment. Respondents New lifestyle benefits of laser eye surgery revealed in Diamond Vision study.
to Diamond Vision's survey were asked to
describe the expected benefits of LASIK on their dence.” In fact, many people look to laser Diamond Vision by Sarah in Chicago, Il: “In
lives. Gary, from Manalapan, NJ, described a vision correction when they are embarking, or Armenia there is a mountain that shines like a
typical wish when he wrote: wish to embark, on a new life - before a wed- beacon of hope. My hands have touched the soil
ding, before having a child, even before going to that gives this mountain life. My ears have
“First thing in the morning, the room is a blur war. At least five Diamond Vision patients have heard the footsteps of my ancestors at its base.
even though it's filled with squeals of children had the surgery before serving in Iraq. My heart has felt the power of its peak, tall and
greeting the day. Seeing my children and my proud. Now my eyes want to share, with the
beautiful wife upon waking up would be the Love same clarity, what my hands, ears and heart feel
most beautiful sight to me. There is nothing I The enhanced ability to express love is also an when in the shadow of Mt. Ararat. May my
would love more than to see the happy morning overlooked benefit of laser vision correction. “I eyes be graced by that vision and be forever
smiles of my sons as they wake me to start the want to be able to kiss my fiancé without hurt- changed by its glow.”
day.” ing him with my glasses, or give him a hug with-
out my glasses getting caught on a piece of skin In October 2003, the Eye Surgery Education
Self-confidence or hair” writes Sarah from Astoria, NY. David Council revealed that more than 85% of LASIK
Another Diamond Vision respondent, Philip from Holboken, NJ chimes in: “I want to kiss patients experienced a better quality of life, and
from Brooklyn, NY, describes the dilemma of my girlfriend on the neck without my glasses 47% described the change as beginning “a
single men and women in night clubs - glasses catching her hair and ruining the mood.” whole new life” (Harris Interactive survey).
look dorky and contacts scratch in smoke-filled
rooms. “Not having to wear either would really Spirituality Testimonials reprinted with permission.
be great, it would also boost my self confi- Most unusual is this testimonial sent to