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Comparison of LASIK Surgeons

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We know that laser vision correction is the visual event of a lifetime, so we invite you to compare Dr. Scott MacRae to any other LASIK surgeon before you make a decision. By choosing Dr. MacRae, you’ll receive the highest standard of care, at the best value, and work with a local surgeon whom you can trust. After all, your eyes deserve the very best.

  Dr. MacRae Other Surgeons
99.3% reported 20/20 or better visual outcomes for custom LASIK patients (peer-reviewed data as reported to the American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery and the European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery) Check Mark  
Has performed more than 20,000 laser refractive surgeries (LASIK, PRK, LASEK, epi-LASIK, PTK, etc.) Check Mark  
Selected to BestDoctors in America® 27 consecutive years Check Mark  
One of just 32 doctors in the world to receive the Jose Barraquer Award — the American Academy of Ophthalmology's annual "MVP" of vision correction surgery. Check Mark  
Member and current consultant to the U.S. FDA Ophthalmic Devices Panel Check Mark  
Consulted and helped develop the latest technology including Ziemer's small-bubble blade-free femtosecond LASIK flap creation Check Mark  
Won The LANS Award from the American Academy of Ophthalmology for research and clinical excellence in refractive surgery Check Mark  
Is a board certified ophthalmologist who has completed three separate fellowships related to cornea and refractive surgery Check Mark  
Is the local doctor who gives all patients his personal cell phone number on the day of their surgery Check Mark  
Appears on 3 U.S. current and pending patents for inventing devices and procedures related to LASIK surgery including the Rochester Nomogram Check Mark  
Handpicked and recruited to Rochester by Bausch + Lomb to help develop Zyoptix - the customized wavefront LASIK platform that remains the gold standard throughout the world Check Mark  
Developed the only stand-alone LASIK Nomogram to account for surgical treatment of higher order aberrations that is FDA approved, patented and used throughout the world Check Mark  
Has published more than 100 scholarly articles in peer-reviewed clinical and scientific journals such as Ophthalmology, Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science and the Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Check Mark  
Has trained more than 100 other LASIK surgeons and is in demand throughout the world for his expertise Check Mark  
Voted one of the "Top 50 Opinion Leaders in Cataract and Refractive Surgery" by the readers of the professional journal, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Today
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Serves on two cataract and refractive surgery editorial boards Check Mark