Laser Vision Center
Thank you for choosing Weill Cornell Medicine for your laser vision correction. Our team of refractive specialist doctors are excited to help you on your path towards excellent vision, free of glasses and contact lenses. We believe that a strong doctor-patient relationship is the cornerstone of vision correction surgery success. At Weill Cornell Medicine, our surgeons personally perform all preoperative and postoperative care. Your vision means the world to us and your first visit is complimentary, so that you may have an opportunity to meet our extraordinary staff members and experience our state-of-the-art facility. Safety is our team's number one priority. At your first complimentary assessment, our surgeons will determine which procedure is right for you:
» EVO Visian ICL (implantable collamer lens).
What to Expect
- Complimentary laser eye screening
- Questions and concerns addressed by your surgeon well in advance of your surgery
- Development of a customized treatment plan
- Regular follow up visits with your surgeon to ensure proper care
Experience & Expertise
Your safety is our surgical team's top priority. Our experienced surgeons are all fellowship-trained in refractive surgery. Practicing in the setting of a distinguished Ivy League medical college, our surgeons are widely published in ophthalmic literature, and actively involved in cutting-edge corneal research and education.
EVO Visian ICL
The latest technology in vision correction, EVO Visian ICL is an Implantable Collamer™ Lens that corrects common vision problems such as nearsightedness (myopia) and astigmatism. The lens, which is slightly smaller than a typical contact lens, is implanted in the eye during a 20 to 30 minute procedure. Worldwide, more than 2 million EVO Visian ICL lenses have been implanted.
What are the Benefits of EVO Visian ICL?
- Sharp, clear vision
- Excellent night vision
- Does not cause dry eye syndrome, which is a common concern with laser vision correction surgeries
- Quick procedure and recovery with minimal downtime
- A great option for people with thin corneas
- Built-in UV Protection
- Designed for permanent vision correction, but can be removed for added peace of mind
The Laser Vision Center
Our state-of-the-art laser center is exclusively available for our patients. Home to the VISX® Star S4 Excimer Laser System, one of the most advanced lasers available for LASIK eye surgery, we offer custom wavefront iris-registration treatments for perfect alignment. Using our 60Hz IntraLase femtosecond laser, our surgeons perform advanced technology blade-free LASIK that ensures safety, accuracy and rapid visual recovery.