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Medicare pays nearly $124 million to Augusta providers

...a total of just over $7 million, according to the data. The center did not return a call seeking comment Friday. Eye Surgery Center of Augusta received just over $2 million, and five of its physicians were listed as receiving $2.6 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-12/medicaire-pays-nearly-124-mi
Braves' Dan Uggla to have eye surgery

...finally realized he could not wait any longer to have Lasik eye surgery and was placed on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday...has experimented with contact lenses.Uggla said the eye surgery "was a mutual decision.""Obviously, I don't want...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-08-13/braves-dan-uggla-have-ey
Household names aren't only reason for success of Broncos, Seahawks

...catch for the winning score against San Francisco keyed Seattle's NFC title win.Some credit Kearse undergoing Lasik eye surgery last winter with his becoming a force, but coach Pete Carroll can't confirm that. He can confirm that Kearse's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-27/household-names-arent-only-re
Mall offers eye surgery

...the Visual Freedom Center, believed to be the first eye surgery center to open in a shopping mall. Passersby can watch...is pulsed to remove tissue and add curvature. Laser eye surgery is performed by ophthalmologists across the country...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/02/tec_267008.shtml
XXX Technology
Davies shoots 67 hours after eye surgery

...resist the gamble of having lasik eye surgery less than 24 hours before playing...following her. ... Pak had lasik eye surgery last month, but her immediate...for a Maryland provider of lasik eye surgery. ... Dottie Pepper, who strained...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/12/gol_282447.shtml
Golf
Maddux undergoes eye surgery

...Atlanta Braves' four-time Cy Young Award winner, has discarded his contact lenses and glasses after undergoing laser eye surgery. "It flat-out fixed them," Maddux said. "I see good now. I think I'm better than 20-20. Incredible. It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/20/bas_265976.shtml
Baseball
Cornea 'fingerprint' aims for better laser eye surgery

WASHINGTON -- Consider it an ocular fingerprint: A new generation of laser eye surgery is beginning that maps subtle irregularities in the cornea before it's zapped - in hopes of crisper vision and fewer side effects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/04/liv_377479.shtml
Life & style
Make our cookies, share yours

...cheese, and ham. Lots of ham, if one considers the speaker. GET WELL: Best wishes to my friend Bobby Deer, who had eye surgery this week. I'm not sure who left that new 2014 Sports Illustrated Swim suit Calendar in his mailbox, but I hope...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-12/make-our-cookies-share-yours
Across the area

...14-year-old Butler High School student was charged with aggravated battery after beating a classmate so severely she required eye surgery, authorities said Tuesday. Krystal Lawton, 15, and another female student were fighting in the school's hallway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/20/met_334458.shtml
Metro | Butler High School
Braves' Tyler Pastornicky to undergo season-ending surgery

...the 15-day disabled list so he can have corrective eye surgery."Not the best timing in the world," Pastornicky...night's game.When Uggla was scheduled for the Lasik eye surgery, manager Fredi Gonzalez said the team was confident...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-08-16/braves-tyler-pastornicky