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NEWS: Bense Vision obtains an iDesign® Advanced WaveScan Studio Aberrometer, the world’s most advanced diagnostic LASIK tool.

September 25th, 2013 (No Comments)

St. John’s, NL, Canada Bense Vision announced today it has obtained one of only a handful of iDesign® Advanced WaveScan Studio aberrometers available in North America. iDesign is the industry’s most advanced, high-definition measurement device for Custom LASIK (Wavefront-guided LASIK) procedures and is a next-generation diagnostic tool for mapping and analyzing corneal aberrations in the […]

Bargain LASIK Fees: Are they for real?

September 25th, 2013 (No Comments)

Believe it or not, about a 1/3rd of North American LASIK centres, and especially discount LASIK centres, still use a metal blade instead of a laser to create the LASIK flap, despite the fact that blade-free Femtosecond laser technology has been shown to be much safer, more predictable, and can achieve superior outcomes. Dr. Bense is […]

LASIK/PRK Xtra™ Surgery now available in St. John’s and Eastern Canada

September 25th, 2013 (No Comments)

We are pleased to announce that Bense Vision is the first centre in Atlantic Canada to offer LASIK/PRK Xtra™ Surgery with the corneal crosslinking system from Avedro®. Internationally this revolutionary technology has shown a remarkable efficiency in reducing the risk of developing secondary keratoconus or corneal ectasia after refractive eye surgery in selected patients, and […]

Bense Vision offering KAMRA™ Corneal Inserts in St. John’s

September 25th, 2013 (No Comments)

The most significant advance in presbyopia surgery in the past 100 years has been the development of the KAMRA™ Corneal Insert. We are proud to be one of the first centres in Canada to offer this incredible surgery with the AcuFocus™ presbyopia system. This system utilizes the small-aperture technology used in the KAMRA™ inlay. This […]

KAMRA Corneal Insert surgery in Amsterdam

September 25th, 2013 (No Comments)

Dr. Mike Bense is invited to speak at the ESCRS KAMRA Users meeting in Amsterdam in October 2013. The following day, he will be doing a live KAMRA surgery demonstration on his dual-interface iLASIK/KAMRA Inlay technique for Presbyopia. Dr. Bense will present a talk on centration techniques of the KAMRA Insert for presbyopia to a […]

Enjoy the Relaxing Atmosphere of a Family Centered Operation

August 28th, 2013 (No Comments)

At Bense Vision, we strive to create an atmosphere that is both professional and relaxing for our patients.  Dr. Michael Bense has almost two decades of experience performing laser vision correction surgery and is focused on guaranteeing that your vision is as perfect as possible long after you walk out our door.  With our extensive […]