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Braves general manager Frank Wren mulling tough decisions

...was 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-14/braves-general-manager-f
Braves' Freddie Freeman happy to enter spring at full strength

...managed to play in 147 games, just a season after finishing second in NL Rookie of the Year voting. He considered laser eye surgery but for now plans to stick with contacts. PHILLIES: Manager Charlie Manuel is tired of talking about his contract...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-02-16/braves-freddie-freeman-h
Fiscal uncertainty scares taxpayers

...Cooper & Co. CPAs President Jaimie Cooper said people wanting elective medical procedures, such as braces or laser eye surgery, should do so before 2013.Such medical expenses now become deductible after they pass 7.5 percent of someone's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-11-30/peering-over
Howell gladly accepts needle from Nicklaus

...gets faint at the mere mention of blood. Howell once had to pull over to the side of the road at the thought of laser eye surgery performed on someone else. Figurative needles, however, are something Howell can handle. So getting the stick...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/26/mic_145227.shtml
Scott Michaux
Tillman probe raises red flags

...and uncovered some startling findings. One of the four shooters, Staff Sgt. Trevor Alders, had recently had PRK laser eye surgery. Although he could see two sets of hands "straight up," his vision was "hazy," he said. In the absence of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/10/pro_103928.shtml
NFL
Senator touts medical accounts

...directly paid for health care, that would drive costs down, Mr. DeMint said. That, he says, is what happened with laser eye surgery, a procedure most health insurance plans wouldn't cover. But consumers were willing to pay for it and shopped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/22/met_58617.shtml
Metro
Drew Carey debuts new WB series

...and he's wearing his usual heavy-framed glasses, even though he doesn't need them all the time since having laser eye surgery. "Once you are known for something," he said, "it would be like New Coke to change it." On the Net: www...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/06/tel_430542.shtml
Television
New health savings accounts offer options for state workers

...tax-free money set aside for any medical expense, including those not normally covered by insurance, such as laser eye surgery. The disadvantage of those accounts is that any money left at the end of the year is lost. Money contributed to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/20/bus_422673.shtml
Business
Savings account offers options for medicine

...tax-free money set aside for any medical expense, including those not normally covered by insurance, such as laser eye surgery. The disadvantage is that any money left at the end of the year is lost. Money contributed to the health savings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/20/met_422714.shtml
Metro
People in the news

...including first-class round-trip airfare, vacation getaways to Jamaica, karaoke machines and gift certificates for laser eye surgery. The value of the gift baskets is estimated at $31,000, in honor of the show's 31st anniversary. They were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/13/ent_391194.shtml
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