At Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute, we only offer one of the most innovative LASIK techniques available because we want the best and most innovative treatment for our patients. All-Laser LASIK is one of the most advanced breakthroughs in laser vision correction and refractive surgery history! This technique does not require the use of mechanical incisions or a microkeratome (surgical blade), making the All-Laser LASIK procedure much less invasive and incredibly precise.
All-Laser LASIK, used in conjunction with our new ALLEGRETTO WaveLight® FS200 Femtosecond laser, also allows our surgeons an optimal degree of control when customizing the LASIK procedure for each patient’s unique needs. Our LASIK surgeons believe that All-Laser LASIK is one of the most predictable and effective methods of vision correction available. The WaveLight® FS200 Femtosecond laser was developed specifically to operate in conjunction with the Allegretto Wave®Eye-Q excimer laser. The laser produces flaps in approximately six seconds and has the ability to increase patient comfort during the procedure. This is the only system designed for complete integration between the excimer and femtosecond lasers. Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute Institute was selected to be one of the first sites in the country for placement of the FS200 due to our reputation for researching and developing the most advanced technology.
All-Laser LASIK Procedure
With All-Laser LASIK, we are able to create the corneal flap with extraordinary precision and without the need for a surgical blade. This typically makes the entire procedure virtually painless, while simultaneously giving our eye surgeons the ability to create a flap of precise thickness and shape. This can lead to enhanced visual outcomes and a more rapid healing process.
While our experienced eye doctors feel that traditional LASIK techniques can be effective procedures that have helped patients all over the world reduce dependence on corrective eyewear, they feel that All-Laser LASIK provides patients a less invasive laser vision correction experience along with a significant level of precision and accuracy. This is why Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute has only offered All-Laser LASIK since 2003.
First Vision Practice in San Diego to Offer the Light Adjustable Lens
August 11, 2020
At Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute, we are committed to bringing the latest vision care innovations and most advanced treatment options to our patients. We are excited to announce that we are the first practice in San Diego to offer the RxSight® Light Adjustable Lens™. This revolutionary intraocular lens (IOL) […]
Dear Valued Patient, As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has become an evolving public health issue affecting people at home and around the globe, the team at Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute want to stress that your health, safety and well-being are of the utmost importance to us. We would like to […]
Vision correction surgery has year-round benefits, but LASIK patients at Gordon Schanzlin New Vision Institute in San Diego find that they really appreciate their improved vision around the holidays. Contact lenses and glasses can get in the way at Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s, and other special celebrations. Here are five […]