Laser Cataract Surgery: “Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is”

Bob_CatSxHow many times have you heard that expression? I always heard it when I was making outrageous statements about how much better the Astros or Texans were versus the Royals or the Patriots. But I have “put my money where my mount is” twice now as it relates to my eyes.

I had RK in 1982. I started wearing glasses at age 10. “Four Eyes” was my handle when surfing with my glasses strapped like a tourniquet to my face. Back in the 60s, I remember saying, “If they ever invent a cure for nearsightedness, I’d take it.” (I was hoping it would be a pill!) But even though it involved cutting your cornea up with 16 incisions, like a large Papa John’s pizza, I “put my money where my mouth is” and had it done! (more…)