The LASIK Vision Institute



The LASIK Vision Institute
St. Louis Vision Center
425 N New Ballas Rd Suite 230
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
(800) 983-9741


LASIK St. Louis – Serving patients seeking LASIK eye surgery in St. Louis and the surrounding area

Those seeking laser eye surgery such as LASIK in St. Louis trust The LASIK Vision Institute™ in Creve Coeur, Mo., because of the experienced, independent laser eye surgeons who work there. Also, the board-certified ophthalmologists at The LASIK Vision Institute™ utilize advanced technology and in-house laboratories to deliver effective, affordable laser vision correction to patients.

The St. Louis The LASIK Vision Institute is well-equipped with technologically innovative laser systems to provide patients with optimum laser eye surgery results. The ophthalmologists and staff members at this location are committed to giving patients a stress-free vision correction. The LASIK Vision Institute™ eye surgeons also perform PRK and LASEK in addition to traditional LASIK.

To find out more about your laser vision correction options or to schedule a personal consultation with an independent, expert eye surgeon, please contact The LASIK Vision Institute™ at (800) 983-9741 today.

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The laser eye surgeons at The LASIK Vision Institute™ employ sophisticated laser systems for highly tailored laser vision correction. The St. Louis The LASIK Vision Institute office is furnished with VISX CustomVue wavefront laser technology to treat a wide array of refractive errors.

What Do Patients Say About Their Experiences With The LASIK Vision Institute™?

"The LASIK Vision Institute is a miracle. It takes you from poor eyesight to perfect vision. The staff members are knowledgeable, kind, considerate and well trained in their field." —Marshall R.A.

"I can't believe how a 6-minute procedure could so immediately and drastically change my vision ... and therefore my life!!" —Kelly G.

"I can see!! YIPEE!! It was easier that what I thought. Everyone was friendly and wonderful. Ecstatic with the results." —Stacy F.

Before starting LASIK, the ophthalmologists utilize wavefront technology to diagnose a patient's individual refractive errors. With this state-of-the-art technology, eye surgeons at The LASIK Vision Institute™ can pick up on higher order aberrations (i.e., almost imperceptible vision problems). Utilizing this data, the eye surgeons then adjust the excimer laser that will be used to modify the patient's corneas during the LASIK procedure.

To start LASIK, the laser eye surgeons use a surgical blade, called a microkeratome, to make a miniscule flap in the cornea. By carefully lifting the flap, the surgeons can access the corneal tissue beneath. They next re-sculpt the underlying tissue with the calibrated excimer laser, correcting the refractive error that is causing nearsightedness, farsightedness or astigmatism. Once the eye surgeons are satisfied with the newly shaped cornea, they gently replace the corneal flap in its initial position. The corneal flap will re-bond to the eye naturally without the need for sutures.

In general, LASIK St. Louis clients do not feel any pain during the LASIK procedure. Moreover, 98 percent of patients who undergo LASIK vision correction with VISX technology attain at least 20/20 vision a year following surgery. After the procedure, LASIK patients may notice that they do not need to use prescription glasses or contact lenses to see well.

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