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"The day of surgery was the GREATEST experience ever thanks to all the girls in the surgery center AND Dr. Gordon! I walked out in less than an hour and I could SEE! ... Thank you Dr. Gordon!!! You rock!"

Sandra Dickerman
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“Thank you so very much for changing the way I see the world, literally. You put your patients at ease, you explain things very clearly but most importantly you have a great sense of humor. You really make eye surgery a wonderful experience.”

Amy, Encinitas, CA
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Why Gordon-Weiss-Schanzlin?

These are just a few reasons, or watch our video and see WHY!

  • Experience & Leadership
  • Trust
  • Innovation
  • Excellence in Patient Care
  • Safety
  • Reputation
  • Personalized Vision Correction
  • Comfort & Convenience
  • Affordability
“When a patient walks away we want them to tell their friends about the experience they had in our practice, We want to make this a life enhancing type of experience” – Dr. Geffen

Pioneers and Leaders in Vision Correction Techniques

Our eye surgeons are recognized worldwide for their clinical expertise in the treatment of Cataracts, Laser Eye Surgery and other Vision Correction procedures. They are frequent lecturers for the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and medical consultants for leading ophthalmic corporations. Refractive surgeons from around the world visit our practice to learn advanced techniques of LASIK Surgery in San Diego including All Laser Blade Free LASIK. Meet the eye doctors of Gordon-Weiss-Schanzlin Vision Institute, world class LASIK and Cataracts Surgeons Dr. Michael Gordon, Dr. David Schanzlin, Dr. Alison Gordon and Dr. Steven Schallhorn, and Optometrists specializing in Refractive Surgery pre- and post-operative care, Dr. David Geffen and Dr. Dorothy Wang.

Correcting Aging Vision

Correcting Aging Vision

People in their 40’s experience the progressive loss of focusing ability for seeing things at arm’s length and up close. This is called Presbyopia. Gordon-Weiss-Schanzlin Vision Institute offers advanced treatment options such as Progressive Multi-Focal LASIK (PML) for eliminating dependence on eyeglasses, reading glasses, and bifocals. Our ophthalmologists also offer an array of procedures to address cataracts, Dysfunctional Lens Syndrome (DLS), and other conditions associated with aging vision.

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Technology

Technology

Our practice utilizes some of the most advanced technologies available to provide patients with the latest, most effective treatments. State-of-the-art laser vision correction techniques such as Custom Wavefront LASIK and All-Laser LASIK, as well as the LenSx® Femtosecond Laser for cataract surgery and procedures for Presbyopia and other common conditions are just a few of the technologies at Gordon-Weiss-Schanzlin Vision Institute designed to provide precise treatment and the best possible results.

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Financing

The full range of refractive surgical procedures are available at Gordon-Weiss-Schanzlin Vision Institute at affordable prices. In addition, the center offers a very attractive finance plan.

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