LASIK in Bloomington IL
Considering LASIK Surgery?
The McLean County Eye Center has provided top-notch eye care, including LASIK surgery, to the Bloomington-Normal community since 1980. If you're looking for a long-term alternative to eye-glasses or contact lenses, LASIK surgery might be an option for you. To learn more about your options, click the link below to go to our eye care services page.
About McLean County Eye Center
The McLean County Eye Center has called Bloomington-Normal home since its inception in 1980. Within 4 years, we outgrew our first office and moved to our current location, which is continually upgraded to provide state-of-the-art technology and service to our patients. Our services include eye examinations, including special examinations for diabetics, in addition to refractive eye surgery. One of our services, LASIK surgery, has benefitted several community members over the years. Thanks to LASIK, millions of people throughout the world are less dependent on glasses or contact lenses. We hope to continue improving eye sight of our community members.
"The personnel are all very competent, friendly, and courteous. They clearly want to, and do, provide both care and assurance that I am receiving outstanding state-of-the-art optometric evaluations and clear explanations of procedures and prognoses. All of my questions are answered fully to my satisfaction. The care that I receive at MCEC is the reason for my returning, confidently, year after year for at least a couple of decades."
- Robert H.
In 1989, Gholam Peyman, MD was granted a US patent for a method of modifying the corneal curvature of the eye with a surgical procedure. A flap would be cut in the cornea and pulled back to expose the corneal bed. The exposed surface would be ablated and the flap replaced. Today, further enhancements to the Laser-Assisted in situ Keratomileusis (LASIK) continue to advance and minimize risks. LASIK in Bloomington IL is the safest way to perform eye surgery.
LASIK is commonly referred to as laser eye surgery or laser vision correction. It is a refractive surgical procedure used to correct myopia, hypermetropia, and astigmatism. For many cases, LASIK surgery has provided a more permanent alternative to eyeglasses or contact lenses. LASIK is a significant improvement of radial keratotomy in the surgical treatment of refractive errors of vision. As of 2011, over 11 million LASIK procedures have been successfully performed in the United States.
If you want to be able to perform your daily routine without having to be dependent on your glasses or contact lenses, McLean County Eye Center offers a procedure called IntraLase (bladeless LASIK) that could help you see better without your glasses. The result of this LASIK can cause a dramatic change in your vision and your lifestyle.
If you have any questions or would like to schedule a screening to determine your candidacy for this procedure, please contact our office.
Get in touch with McLean County Eye Center today to learn more about LASIK.
LASIK Surgery Provider in Bloomington
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McLean County Eye Center
1607 Visa Dr # 4
Normal, IL 61761