Joseph P. Leong-Sit, MD, FRCS(C)
Eye Q Premium Laser
Edmonton, Alberta T5N 1R8
Dr. Joseph P. Leong-Sit
Helping patients seeking LASIK in Edmonton, Red Deer, Grande Prairie and the surrounding area
"Laser vision correction has changed the lives of those who now enjoy freedom from glasses and contacts. I'm excited to be able to help change people's lives for the better." Dr. Leong-Sit
Joseph P. Leong-Sit, MD, FRCS(C), is a corneal specialist who has helped thousands of patients attain their vision correction goals. Dr. Leong-Sit uses the latest technology available to free people from contact lenses and glasses. At Eye Q Premium Laser, patients receive world-class eye care in a safe, comfortable environment.
Dr. Leong-Sit has trained with some of the world's most highly regarded corneal specialists and refractive surgeons. His extensive training with multiple laser systems allows him to provide treatments that harness the precision of the latest vision correction technologies and techniques.
More About Eye Q Premium Laser in Edmonton, Alberta
Dr. Leong-Sit serves as Medical Director for Eye Q Premium Laser. Located just west of downtown Edmonton, this state-of-the-art eye care facility houses two operating theatres and supporting peri-operative, examination and diagnostic rooms.
Dr. Leong-Sit's LASIK expertise is complimented by the most advanced laser technology available for laser vision correction. Dr. Leong-Sit performs LASIK surgery using the IntraLase method and the VISX Star S4 IR Excimer laser system. IntraLase offers a blade-free method of creating the corneal flap, the first step of the LASIK procedure. The VISX Star S4 IR Excimer laser system is the focal point of the Advanced CustomVue system. This system creates a highly detailed map of the cornea, and VISX Iris Registration, which correctly centers the laser, regardless of eye movements during treatment. These technical components enable Dr. Leong-Sit and his professional staff to provide a safe, tailored LASIK procedure.
Dr. Leong-Sit also performs refractive lens exchange procedure to treat patients with cataracts. Using sophisticated technology, Dr. Leong-Sit carefully removes a cataract patient's clouded lens and replaces it with a high quality intraocular lens implant (IOL). With his advanced experience, Dr. Leong-Sit has helped many cataracts patients restore clear vision.
More About Joseph P. Leong-Sit, MD, FRCS(C)
Joseph P. Leong-Sit, MD, FRCS(C), completed medical school and residency training in ophthalmology at the University of Alberta and earned his certification in ophthalmology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. He then went on to obtain subspecialist corneal certification from the University of Minnesota. He is actively involved in ophthalmology residency training at the University of Alberta and serves as an instructor to ophthalmologists in training at the Regional Eye Care Center at the Royal Alexandra Hospital. He provides corneal consultative care to Edmonton and Northern Alberta and serves as the trusted source of corneal care for other ophthalmologists in the region.
Dr. Leong-Sit is a member of the Canadian Ophthalmology Society, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the American and Canadian Societies of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
What Dr. Leong-Sit's Patients Are Saying
"Doctor Joe Leong-Sit is a master in the art of laser surgery. My care was personalized to my special needs. He is a highly experienced professional. I felt safe with his knowledge of the technology and I fully trust in his ability to work with me to make the right choice for my vision." Janice J. Hengsbach, RN, Unit Manager of Ophthalmology
"Being in the healthcare field, I understand the importance of selecting a qualified, reputable surgeon when choosing to have laser eye surgery. I've had amazing results from Dr. Leong-Sit and would highly recommend him to anyone considering refractive surgery." Deana Breum
"I am happy to inform the community and future patients of EYE Q that Dr. Joseph Leong-Sit will give very sound clinical and surgical judgments. I feel he is always acting in the best interest of his patient, and he has a calm approach and manner which gave me reassurance and instilled confidence." Dr. Darryl Labuick