Author: Mike Lupe

SMILE Laser Eye Surgery Becoming Increasingly Popular as Glasses Users Deal with Mask Fog Amid COVID-19

(as originally aired on CBS Baltimore) BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A new type of eye surgery has become increasingly popular during the COVID-19 pandemic because many people are finding their glasses fogging up when wearing a mask. “It’s called SMILE laser eye surgery and SMILE is short for small incision lenticule extraction,” Goel Vision Medical Director Dr…. Read more »

Going To The Doctor Now Looks Different Due To Coronavirus

(as originally aired on CBS Baltimore) TOWSON, Md. (WJZ) — As Maryland continues to reopen, more people will feel comfortable visiting the doctor’s office for their regular checkups. Ophthalmologist Dr. Sonny Goel in Towson has been preparing for this moment, knowing it’s not simply providing medical care, but also about making his patients feel as safe… Read more »

Coping: Goel Vision Streamlines Operations with the Patient Experience in Mind

Dr. Sonny Goel is the owner of Goel Vision, which offers Lasik surgery and similar vision procedures at offices in Columbia and Towson. What made you decide to launch Goel Vision? I did my residency training at [Greater Baltimore Medical Center] and when I finished I stayed on staff in academics part-time and I also… Read more »