All About Lasik

Our LASIK surgeons are able to create a fully custom treatment plan based on selecting the laser technology that offers you the best chance of achieving the optimal result.

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Cataract Surgery

Patients with Cataracts in San Diego will find that our Cataract Surgeons provide the most advanced, least invasive cataract surgery at Gordon-Weiss-Schanzlin Vision Institute.

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Patient 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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Our Doctors

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. Jack Weiss, 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.

Why Gordon & Weiss? 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

Correcting Aging Vision

People in their 40’s experience the progressive loss of focusing ability for seeing things at arms length and up close. This is called Presbyopia. For patients experiencing the near vision problems associated with Presbyopia, we perform a revolutionary procedure called Progressive Multi-focal LASIK or PML for eliminating dependence on eyeglasses, reading glasses and bifocals.

After age 40 you can still Ride The Waves. But you might not be able to read the surf report without your reading glasses. Learn More About Aging Vision

Patient Testimonials

“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

“I would just like to say thank you so much for the excellent work you did for me and my eyes. Though still recovering, my eyes feel amazing. It is one of the greatest feelings in the world to now wake up and be able to see without my glasses or contacts. And, I appreciate you and your staff for helping me.”- Jonathan, San Diego, CA

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Latest News

San Diego Ophthalmologist Volunteers Eye Care Services To Those Most In Need

As a volunteer physician with the Project Access program, Dr. Alison Gordon provides medical treatment and surgery free of cost […]

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Dr. Alison Gordon Gives Back Through Project Access

At Gordon-Weiss-Schanzlin Vision Institute, giving back to the San Diego community is an important pillar of our practice. One of […]

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Device Co-Developed by San Diego Eye Doctor May Improve Corneal Transplant Success Rates

Dr. David J. Schanzlin performs the first endothelial keratoplasty surgery using the new EK Injector, the only device created to […]

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Setting the Standardfor Laser Vision Correction Technology
in San Diego

For Over 20 Years

Our LASIK Surgeons were the first in San Diego to perform LASIK surgery. In all, our surgeons have performed over 75,000 Refractive procedures since 1980.

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