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The Latest in Refractive Surgery

LASIK surgery is performed by an ophthalmologist who uses a laser or microkeratome to reshape the eye’s cornea in order to improve visual acuity. For most patients, LASIK provides a permanent alternative to eyeglasses or contact lenses.


ORA Wavetec Technology with VerifEye

This groundbreaking system is used during cataract surgery to provide instantaneous and precise measurements to the surgeon, so our patients can realize their best possible vision.

Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery

If you are interested in the highest quality of vision, consider LASIK surgery. Our experienced LASIK surgeon will help you determine if laser eye surgery is right for you.

LipiFlow Dry Eye Treatment

If you haven’t been able to receive long-lasting relief from your dry eye symptoms, we can help you address the primary cause- the blockage of your Meibomian glands located in your eyelids.


About Dr. Patel

Dr. Chirag R. Patel specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the cornea, anterior segment, and lens. In addition he specializes in cataract/intraocular lens surgery with laser assisted cataract surgery, refractive procedures (including Bladeless LASIK and PRK), keratoconus treatments and corneal transplantation including cutting edge techniques such as partial thickness transplants.

Dr. Patel is committed to providing you personalized eye care for many years to come.

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A thorough ocular health examination will be done using the latest instruments to evaluate all aspects of vision health.

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This is a rare, progressive disease that affects the cornea, which is the clear, transparent layer at the front of the eye.

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As Dry Eye experts we bring you the best technology available so that you can enjoy the greatest possible relief.

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Custom Bladeless LASIK

Our Bladeless Custom Wavefront Guided technology is the most advanced available and the only LASIK technology approved by NASA and the military.

With the advent of Wavefront technology and Custom LASIK surgery, we now have the diagnostic tools to measure 217 unique points along the optical pathway.

Eye Surgery, San Leandro, Concord & Castro Valley

Turner Eye Institute is proud to offer LASIK surgery as well as many other eye surgery procedures performed by two of the Bay Area’s top eye surgeons. With offices in San Leandro, Concord and Castro Valley, we offer convenience as well as top of the line LASIK procedures, eye care and service to our many Bay Area patients.

When choosing an eye surgeon, you want to choose an expert physician with a successful track record. We welcome you to our web site and invite you to discover more about us! Along with offering premier LASIK surgery, you will find that we provide a number of other procedures and services to meet your eye care needs.

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Eye Emergencies and Eye Care in the Bay Area

If you experience loss of vision, double vision, swelling, infection or any eye emergency, contact us immediately for guidance. We’ll help you with the best treatment to prevent complications and promote long-lasting clear eyesight.

Please call our office at: 800-339-2733 for further instructions. Use your best judgment on urgency, if you feel your need to find the nearest emergency room. Please visit our Emergency Eye Care page for more information.

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