Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Does Poor Vision Impact Quality of Life

A cataract can cause sharp images to become blurred and bright images to become dull. It can also contribute to difficulty with night driving. When sight is compromised – your quality of life is compromised. Each year, nearly 22 million Americans age 40 and older are affected by cataracts and seek some form of treatment.

The best option for correcting cataracts is surgery. But not just any cataract surgery – The LenSx® laser is the first FDA-approved laser for use inside the eye. This sophisticated piece of equipment, which makes cataract surgery safer, is the most precise and the most effective for the majority of patients. TLC Eyecare & Laser Centers is the first in Michigan to offer their patients this advanced treatment. The precision of the laser allows patients to have customized vision with multifocal lenses. Patients can now choose to have vision for distance, intermediate, and near without glasses.

Read the Full Article published in the June issue of the Jackson Magazine

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Executive VP of TLC Eyecare & Laser Centers takes on Exciting Venture

Sue DeMott, formerly Executive Vice President of TLC Eyecare & Laser Centers, has been promoted to CEO of both TLC Eyecare & Laser Centers and Blake Woods Medical Park in Jackson.

Named by the TLC Board of Directors, the transition was a sensible one for DeMott, who was already taking Blake Woods under her wing since the TLC corporate office moved back to Jackson in March. “This venture is an exciting one, and I look forward to developing Blake Woods and my role,” adds DeMott.

Blake Woods Medical Park is located on Blake Road, and is the site for many local surgeons to perform various surgical services, including: Ophthalmology, podiatry, orthopedics, and general surgery. To learn more about Blake Woods Medical Park, please visit their web site at:

TLC Eyecare & Laser Centers offers comprehensive eye care services in 14 locations throughout Michigan and Ohio. Treatments include diseases of the eye, cataracts, corneal disease, glaucoma, dry eye, macular degeneration, diabetic eye care, Blepharoplasty, and laser vision correction. For more information about TLC Eyecare & Laser Centers, or to schedule an appointment, please call 1-877-852-8463 or visit