St. Michael's Eye and Laser Institute is regarded as one of the leading family eye care centers in the United States. Our surgeons have helped thousands of people enjoy better vision. We are committed to excellence because the world turns to us for answers, and our patients turn to us for the best eye care treatment available. We are also very proud to announce that St. Michael's Eye & Laser Institute has been granted an on-site training facility for students of Salas University. St. Michael's Eye and Laser Institute invests in the very latest laser, surgical and pre-op testing equipment available on the market. From LASIK to cataract surgery to cosmetic surgery to the treatment of retinal diseases . St. Michael's Eye and Laser Institute invests in the most high-tech equipment available. Our doctors had the first Excimer laser in Kansas City, and are always up-to-date on the newest and best treatments and technologies. Learn more about our newest lasers and other technologies by visiting our technology page. The surgeons at St. Michael's Eye and Laser Institute are among the most experienced and well-trained in the entire country. Together they have performed thousands of surgical and laser vision correction procedures. All of our surgeons are board-certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. They have taught courses to other doctors at major national and international meetings of ophthalmologist. Our vision correction surgeons are fellowship-trained, having completed extensive training as eye surgery specialists. St. Michael's Eye and Laser Institute is recognized as a center of excellence by major pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers. Our surgeons are continuously sought out by manufacturers to conduct clinical trials on new medications and technologies. St. Michael's Eye and Laser Institute' Surgery Centers have been awarded the certificate of accreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. (AAAHC). The award means that St. Michael's Eye and Laser Institute has met nationally recognized standards for quality care. In order to achieve accreditation, St. Michael's Eye and Laser Institute underwent an extensive on-site survey of its facilities and services. The survey team, composed of physicians, nurses and administrators evaluated all aspects of patient care. Our laser center is specially designed for vision correction. The laser center is constantly monitored to maintain strict humidity and temperature levels, which are imperative for the equipment to work properly. Every member of our St. Michael's Eye and Laser Institute team is dedicated to providing excellent patient care. Our company motto is "Patient Care First", and we will work hard to make you feel like you are our priority throughout every step of your care with us at St. Michael's Eye and Laser Institute. As a proud member of this community, St. Michael's Eye and Laser Institute are pleased to support the United Way. Our doctors and staff participate in a number of United Way benefits throughout the year. If you would like to get involved with us, please call our office or visit the United Way website at www.unitedway.org.