LASIK in Rochester

Rochester New York's Laser Surgery Center

Put your eyes in the best hands. Before you decide to have LASIK, call Dr. Scott MacRae and the Flaum Eye Institute Refractive Surgery Center team. As part of the Flaum Eye Institute, we offer the most advanced and complete combination of diagnostic and treatment technology available—including the Technolas Excimer Laser Work Station. This advanced technology is making LASIK safer and more effective and the Flaum Eye Institute Refractive Surgery Center team was integral in its development. Dr. MacRae and the Flaum Eye Institute Refractive Surgery Center team have continued to advance the quality of LASIK with the development of the University of Rochester Advanced Treatment Nomogram, which has nearly 99.3% of patients seeing 20/20 or better after surgery.

We are a Clinical Trials Center

Flaum Eye Institute Refractive Surgery Center is recognized in the field as a clinical trials center. Working with Rochester's own Bausch & Lomb, the University of Rochester Center for Visual Science and a small army of scientists, technicians and physicians, our goal is to help you see better than you thought possible. New technology and more successful treatments are developed right here at Flaum Eye Institute Refractive Surgery Center with our internationally recognized refractive surgery team. In fact, doctors and scientists from around the world come to learn from us—shouldn't you trust your eyes to the same Flaum Eye Institute Refractive Surgery Center team?

Satisfaction is Our Focus

Offering the most thorough LASIK evaluation available to find out if you are a candidate for laser vision correction, we complete a series of 27 different tests on your eyes and vision. To make sure you are a good candidate for LASIK, we double, triple and sometimes quadruple check your eyes and vision with our diagnostic instruments including: Three computerized pupil size measurements, corneal topography with the Bausch & Lomb Orbscan Corneal Analysis System, two corneal thickness measurements and wavefront analysis with the Zywave wavefront sensor.

What to Look For in a Laser Surgery Center

  • Results. Precision and individual care drive the excellent results at Flaum Eye Institute Refractive Surgery Center. Read more information about Dr. MacRae's outcomes and find out why the Technolas Excimer Laser Workstation system, when in highly experienced hands, achieves the best results.
  • Expertise. When surgeons need advice, they call Dr. MacRae. As a respected leader in LASIK and customized ablation, Dr. MacRae trains and lectures around the world—teaching other surgeons how to use the latest technology that he has helped to develop.
  • Safety. Physicians throughout the country trust Dr. MacRae’s evaluation process and consult with him on a daily basis. Patients spend hours with the Flaum Eye Institute Refractive Surgery Center team to determine whether or not LASIK is the right choice. We offer the highest level of care available to keeping your eyes healthy and safe. The doctors at Flaum Eye Institute Refractive Surgery Center tell upwards of 20% of patients presenting to them not to have refractive surgery or to wait for newer, safer technologies.
  • Dedication. Dr. MacRae is the only surgeon in the area whose practice is solely dedicated to LASIK and the development of refractive surgery. Our team of doctors and technicians are LASIK specialists—that’s all they do.