Irving, TX – The importance of functional eyesight makes choosing the right professionals to handle delicate issues essential. LaserCare Eye Center comprises optometrists and ophthalmologists who diagnose problems accurately and offer various solutions to conditions. The team offers Glaucoma surgery/exams, LASIK treatments, cataract surgery, vision correction, SMILE Eye surgery, Refractive Lens Exchange, or EVO ICL, eye/contact exams, PRK, dry eye treatments, macular degeneration/pterygium, and diabetic exams. The in-house doctors believe in Vision for Life, an approach that crafts a care, treatment, and wellness plan that will last patients for life, whether they are 10 or 50 years old.
Sidney Gicheru MD is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is one of the few LASIK surgeons who has had the procedure performed on his own eyes. He is a skilled and experienced Ophthalmologist Eye Doctor (Cataract and LASIK Eye Surgeon and Physician), focusing on LASIK and Lens-based Vision Correction surgery since 2000. As a founder of the practice, Dr. Sidney performs comprehensive exams and laser treatments for Diabetes and Glaucoma in Irving, Plano, Southlake, and surrounding areas of Dallas.
Dr. Sidney Gicheru is a current member of the FDA Dermatologic and Ophthalmic Drugs Advisory Committee and was named Best Doctor for Ophthalmology by D Magazine. He is a 2012 graduate of the Leadership Development Program of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and has held leadership positions in various institutions, like the Texas Ophthalmological Association. His passion for teaching and assisting underserved communities has propelled him to become a globally acclaimed speaker, delivering presentations worldwide, from the United States to China and Africa. The local medical school where he serves has also awarded him an Outstanding Service Award for his work teaching young surgeons.
Dr. Sidney’s long and distinguished career began with an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering and Pre-Medical studies from Southern Methodist University. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School before completing his internship at the prestigious Beth Israel Hospital/Harvard Medical School program. Dr. Sidney then completed his Ophthalmology Residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.
Dr. Sidney Gicheru leverages his knowledge and experience as an electrical engineer to invest heavily in providing the latest technology for patients. LaserCare Eye Center offers Zeiss SMILE Vision Surgery and Alcon Lensx Femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery.
Visit their website to access patient resources, view the locations, read about LASIK, Cataracts, Refractive Lens Exchange, or EVO ICL, or schedule a consultation. LaserCare Eye Center is at 440 W Interstate 635 #300, Irving, Texas, 75063, US. To inquire about vision correction or eye care, call 214-574-9600.
LaserCare Eye Center
440 W Interstate 635 #300