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...

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...

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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...

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...

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...

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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...

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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...

Braves general manager Frank Wren mulling tough decisions

...left off the postseason roster after hitting .179 with 22 homers. Uggla's hitting woes continued following laser eye surgery in August. He hit .083 in August, .112 in September and then was left off the division series roster."I think...

Atlanta Braves secure NL East title, beat Chicago Cubs

...The outfield of Jason Heyward and brothers Justin and B.J. Upton all missed time. Second baseman Dan Uggla had eye surgery and pitcher Tim Hudson broke his right ankle in July, shelving the right-hander for the rest of the season.Atlanta...

Big lead presents options for Braves

...base.The team will have little time before the Aug. 31 trade deadline to see how Dan Uggla responds to corrective eye surgery.Uggla can come off the disabled list Aug. 28 ? only three days before the deadline. General manager Frank Wren...