Can laser eye surgery be covered by insurance?

Can my insurance cover my laser eye surgery? – is one of the most common questions we get asked by our patients. The answer is, it depends. Some private insurance can, but it is required to be checked individually. Laser eye surgery is elective surgery, meaning it’s optional, and therefore not medically necessary. While patientsContinue reading “Can laser eye surgery be covered by insurance?”

Soo Oh’s SMILE Eye Surgery Story

Soo Oh is a Korean American Influencer who came all the way to South Korea to undergo vision correction surgery in Gangnam B&VIIT Eye Center. She decided that she wanted a better vision and took no time in booking her appointment with us. Soo’s pre op vision was -3.0 on her right eye, and -5.0Continue reading “Soo Oh’s SMILE Eye Surgery Story”

Why B&VIIT Eye Center for Vision Correction Surgery?

Is your mind boggling over which vision correction center to go to? Well, here’s an easy answer for you, Gangnam’s finest B&VIIT Eye Center! Located in the heart of Seoul, B&VIIT Eye Center is an ultra-modern ophthalmic clinic that provides various vision correction surgery options for all ages ranging from myopia control in adolescence toContinue reading Why B&VIIT Eye Center for Vision Correction Surgery?

Korea’s Medical Tourism

South Korea is one of the most famous medical tourism destinations in the world. According to the Korea Tourism Organization’s ‘2017 survey on Korean medical and wellness tourism,’ Korea was the third country after the United States and Germany as the destination for medical tourism. Around 500,000 foreigners traveled to South Korea in 2019 asContinue reading “Korea’s Medical Tourism”

Anisa’s Toric-ICL Eye Surgery Story

Anisa is an Indonesian citizen who chose Korea as her destination of choice to study Quran studies. Anisa has been wearing contact lenses since 5th grade and the discomfort had become unbearable. At this point Anisa decided it’s time to make a permanent change by seeking vision correction and a clinic that could assist her. Continue reading “Anisa’s Toric-ICL Eye Surgery Story”

Great places to go and experience after laser eye surgery

Before we dig into some great hidden gems in Seoul, you need to keep in mind that you should rest for the first 24 hours after getting your surgery before doing anything.  Here are few things you should avoid after laser eye surgery: Do not rub or put pressure on your eyes at all costs.Continue reading “Great places to go and experience after laser eye surgery”

Paul’s LASIK Eye Surgery Story

Paul is an Australian-born Seoulite who works in the banking sector. Seoul is a city with an endless amount of activities for people who like being active. When we asked Paul what the main reason was for his decision to look for a clinic to do eye surgery he listed playing sports as being aContinue reading “Paul’s LASIK Eye Surgery Story”

Difference between US, UK, and Korean vision scoring

Everybody might have seen those number and letter charts once or twice in your life. Maybe when you were at the ophthalmologist fitting new glasses. Maybe when you were at the mall walking past a spectacles shop. Perhaps you have seen it on TV in a commercial, or somewhere else. But most people recognize thisContinue reading “Difference between US, UK, and Korean vision scoring”

Pro Athletes who got Laser Eye Surgery in B&VIIT Eye Center

Vision is indispensable for every physical performance in the field. This explains why so many  pro athletes choose to have laser eye surgery. The list is very long, and it continues to grow. Here are seven South Korean professional athletes who underwent laser eye surgery at B&VIIT Eye Center!  Soccer player, Ga-eul Jeon Ga-eul JeonContinue reading “Pro Athletes who got Laser Eye Surgery in B&VIIT Eye Center”

2022 Beijing Winter Olympics and B&VIIT athletes

The Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics has been officially declared open! The games kicked off last Friday, February 4th,2022, and athletes from around the world are gathered in Beijing to compete for gold and glory.  South Korea has secured 10 places in speed skating for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, with brilliant medalists from the previous WinterContinue reading “2022 Beijing Winter Olympics and B&VIIT athletes”