New York has a large selection of laser eye surgery clinics , so it is well-worth shopping around to find the best deal. The following list is far from comprehensive, but should be a useful starting point:
Chelsea Eye Associates
Chelsea Eye Associates have three clinics based in New York (in Manhattan, Queen's and New Jersey). They specialise in all aspects of optical surgery including laser surgery. Currently they offer LASEK and customised LASIK using the VISX waveprint system.
Chelsea Eye Associates, 157 West 19 th Street, Manhattan, New York
Tel: (212) 727 3717
Emil W Chynn
Dr Chynn offers LASIK for +-$1500 per eye and is based close to Union Square. He has had LASIK himself and has carried out thousands of refractive corrections.
Dr E W Chynn, 69 West 14th Street, 2nd floor, New York, NY 10011
Tel: (800) 263 2708
Dello Russo Laser Vision
Dr Dello Russo has three clinics in New York. These are based in New Jersey , Manhattan and Brooklyn. He is equipped with the latest LADARvision equipment, which tracks the eye precisely and allows greater accuracy in LASIK procedures.
Dello Russo Laser Vision, 1755 York Ave, New York, NY 10128
Tel: (212) 722 9200
Kelly Laser Eye Center
Dr Kelly has two laser surgeries: one is based in Manhattan and the other on Long Island. He has carried out over 8000 operations and offers a two year period on enhancements should they be needed. He offers customised LASIK as well as PRK.Kelly Laser Eye Center, 101 Park Avenue, Lobby Level, New York, NY 10178
Pamel Laser and Vision Group
Dr Pamel is an experienced laser eye surgeon who has carried out over 4,500 LASIK operations. He offers free consultations and charges $3800-$4200 for LASIK on both eyes.
Pamel Laser and Vision Group, 115 East 61st, Suite 1b, New York, NY 10021
Tel: (212) 355-2215