Vision Correction

Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute offers an extensive variety of surgical options for correcting vision problems. By utilizing the latest in world class technologies, our surgeons are capable of fully customizing your treatment plan for optimal results.


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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Wavefront Guided Custom LASIK

Until recently surgeons measured the prescription for laser vision correction using exactly the same techniques that are used to prescribe eyeglasses and contact lenses. The laser treated identical prescriptions exactly the same for all eyes. Today, Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute offers the newest technology to direct our lasers to provide a custom surgical procedure specifically designed for the individual eye.

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All-Laser LASIK

All-Laser LASIK dramatically improves vision for patients with mild to moderate nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. Provides improved vision and little down-time before returning to most daily activities.

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ContouraTM Vision – Topography-Guided Laser Vision Correction

The FDA-approved ContouraTM Vision – Topography Guided Laser Vision Correction procedure looks at irregularities on the entire cornea for a tailored treatment.

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PRK is an excellent alternative for patients with thinner corneas or who might not be a candidate for LASIK. Treatment is performed on the surface of the cornea as opposed to under a flap created for LASIK.

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Implantable Contact Lenses

Implantable Contact Lenses are for patients with high degrees of nearsightedness who may not be a candidate for LASIK or PRK. A lens similar to a contact lens is implanted in the eye to change the focusing power, for improved vision.

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LASIK in the Military

Members of our practice have played vital roles in bringing laser vision correction to the armed services. Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute offers significant discounts on LASIK procedures to active members of the military.

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Comparison Chart

Take a look at a helpful chart detailing the benefits and results of our vision correction options and how they compare to each other.

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Summer Special $1,000 OFF ContouraLaser Vision Correction

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LASIK Surgery from the Patient’s Perspective

With the many advancements in LASIK surgery over the past decades, the speed, efficiency, precision, and comfort of the procedure have improved dramatically. Innovations such as all-laser LASIK, which eliminates the need for a surgical blade during the procedure, and other state-of-the-art technologies are often able to make our patients […]

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Can I Afford LASIK?

Price is often a factor for many people who are considering LASIK laser vision correction to reduce their reliance on eyeglasses and contact lenses. This is completely understandable, and Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute is committed to offering patients a number of payment options that can make LASIK affordable and […]

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