LASIK Laser Vision Correction in Huntsville LASIK Eye Surgery in Huntsville, Alabama AL
Michelson Laser Vision Inc. LASIK Information, Consultation & Surgery:
Marc Michelson, M.D.
Marc Michelson, M.D. is a Corneal Specialist and LASIK Surgeon serving Huntsville Alabama. He is the Founder of Michelson Laser Vision where performs all types of Laser Eye Surgery for Huntsville patients for the correction of nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism including LASIK, Wavefront Optimized Custom LASIK and other types of specialized LASIK Eye Surgery for those from Huntsville. Dr. Michelson earned his Medical Degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. He continued his medical education with an internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and then completed a Residency in Ophthalmology at the Eye Foundation Hospital of the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Michelson completed a Fellowship in Cornea and External Disease at Wills Eye Hospital. Dr. Michelson serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. He is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, is a Fellow of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Royal Society of Medicine, the Castroviejo Society and the International Society of Refractive Surgery. Dr. Michelson is regarded as a leading eye surgeon in Laser Vision Correction having been appointed the fifth Clinical Investigator in the United States for Summit Technology to conduct the clinical trials for the FDA for approval of the Excimer Laser and having performed his first treatments with the Excimer Laser on the human eye in 1989-more than 20 years ago. Dr. Michelson is noted as the first Laser Eye Surgeon in Alabama to perform Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK), Automated Lamellar Keratectomy (ALK), and LASIK.
Learning More About LASIK: The reality of LASIK is that it is the most popular Laser Eye Surgeryperformed today. However, LASIK Eye Surgery is one of a number of eye surgery procedures for the correction of nearsightedness-or myopia, farsightedness-or hyperopia, and astigmatism, that your LASIK surgeon may suggest as a way to correct your vision if you suffer from nearsightedness, farsightedness or astigmatism. LASIK Surgeons such as Dr. Michelson, and the practice staff will evaluate you thoroughly to help you make the best decision for your individual needs. Although LASIK Surgery is the Laser Eye Surgery procedure of choice for most patients, Dr. Michelson, and the practice staff may also suggest Custom Wavefront Lasik or other types of laser eye surgery including PRK, Epi-LASIK, LASEK or monvision LASIK for presbyopia to help those who might need help with close vision and reading.
In the event that you are not a candidate for LASIK or any type of laser eye surgery as a result of being extremely nearsighted, your surgeon may suggest the Visian ICL Implantable Contact Lens to correct your vision.
Taking the next step to freedom from the hassle of eyeglasses & contact lenses with LASIK.... If you have been considering having LASIK in Huntsville or having any type of Laser Vision Correction to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness or astigmatism, you should take the next step of scheduling a consultation with Dr. Michelson, and the practice staff to fully explore your candidacy and options. Huntsville patients will be pleased to find the cost of Huntsville LASIK is affordable at the office of Dr. Michelson, where they will be happy to offer you a number of easy payment plans that can fit into your budget. Phone us for a consultation at 877-871-3937.
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