Even if you have lived in Florida for a long time, a lasik surgeon is not something you need every day. Which makes it even more vital to find a reliable lasik doctor to perform your lasik eye surgery, this is not something you want to leave to chance. Our list for Florida will give you an excellent place to start your search for the best lasik surgeons in Florida without having to do hours of research.
Our listings are carefully maintained to ensure positive experiences for our users as best as we can. We want to make sure that your laser eye surgery is a good experience for you so make sure you check with a couple of the lasik surgeons listed in Florida to find which one you are most comfortable with and who will be the perfect surgeon for you.
Dr. Kelly Herschel is board certified and fellowship trained ophthalmologist. He is a specialist in cornea, refractive surgery and oculoplastics and brings his great diversity of skills directly to his patients. Subsequently, Dr. Herschel joined a prestigious practice in Dallas where he perfected his surgical skills and began performing LASIK procedures after the FDA approval of PRK in 1996. Dr. Herschel is the director and founder of Herschel LASIK at Magruder Eye.
Merritt Island, FL
Specializing in LASIK surgery and treatment of diabetic eye diseases, Dr. Alejandro Espaillat is a highly skilled and trained ophthalmologist and eye surgeon. He has performed thousands of cataract and laser surgeries as well as treated patients with diabetic eye diseases and designed surgical instruments used in cataract surgery. In addition to his active surgical experience he also teaches at the University of Miami Hospital and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Tarpon Springs, FL
Pit Gills, MD, is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in cataract and refractive surgery. Having already performed more than 45,000 cataract surgeries, Dr. Gills is one of the most accomplished surgeons in his field. Dr. Gills also shares his extensive surgical experience through presentations to colleagues at major scientific symposiums.
Dr. Maida is recognized world-wide as an authority on refractive surgery and LASIK. He performs thousands of refractive procedures yearly, more than anyone in North Florida. He is among the most experienced LASIK surgeons in the world. Dr. Maida has been using the Excimer laser for over 25 years, seven years longer than anyone else in Northeast Florida. He was also the first to perform the LASIK procedure in Northeast Florida, in 1996. Dr. Maida is the only corneal refractive specialist in Northeast Florida dedicating his practice to refractive surgery.
Dr. Alejandro, with a Vitreo Retinal Fellowship completed at the South Texas Retina Consultants, specializes in diseases of the retina, with special emphasis on macular degeneration and diabetic eye care. She is currently practicing at the Newsom Eye Clinic
Therese Alban, M.D. is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Alban received her medical degree in ophthalmology from the Medical College of Pennsylvania and a residency at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. She joined LasikPlus in 2004 and in total, she has performed over 32,000 refractive surgeries.
Pembroke Pines, FL
Dr. Nelson Preschel is among the few South Florida eye surgeons who hold advanced fellowship training in multiple disciplines, including cornea surgery, refractive surgery, anterior segment surgery and is a talented glaucoma treatment specialist. As a leading Ft. Lauderdale eye surgeon, Dr. Preschel has helped numerous South Florida LASIK patients achieve crystal-clear vision, often without the need for traditional eyewear. In addition to sophisticated vision correction procedures, including iLASIK and advanced surface ablation, Dr. Preschel performs cataract surgery with revolutionary intraocular lens implants such as AcrySof Toric, ReSTOR and ReZoom.
Dr. Bell provides surgical eye care for cataracts, glaucoma, eyelid conditions and external eye diseases. His practice in West Virginia performed the first small-incision foldable cataract implant in the state, and also provided an extensive experience in cataract, glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy.
Dr. Nazari is a board certified ophthalmologist and member of the American Medical Society, American Academy of Ophthalmology and the International Society of Cataract Surgery. He has performed over five thousand successful procedures on the eye, including LASIK and treatment of rare eye diseases. Dr. Nazari has also researched and presented several topics within his field.
Dr. Michael Insler is a graduate of the University of Miami Medical School and is an experienced and well-respected refractive surgeon.Dr. Insler has performed over 50,000 surgeries. He is formerly a professor of ophthalmology at Louisiana State University Eye Center and guest lecturer on LASIK and ophthalmology both nationally and internationally.