Dr. Miller and her staff perform services from eye exams and contact-lens fittings to LASIK surgery consultations. Dr. Miller specializes in orthokeratology, which corrects nearsightedness by gently reshaping the cornea while patients sleep. Aside from corrective procedures, technicians can create brand-new glasses that ensure patients achieve clear and comfortable vision. The center also handles disease management and emergency care to keep eyes in optimal optical health.
Austinites are known for their eclectic, innovative fashion, which doesn’t just stop at shirts, shoes and pants. Optique Eyewear, located in the heart of downtown on 4th and Nueces Street, offers an extensive selection of several hundred designer frames. Here, you’ll have access to many of today's most fashionable brands and designers, including Paul Smith, Tom Ford, and Ray-Ban. The sleek eco-friendly and entirely paper-free office also features a full optometry practice, with experienced staff and state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment to ensure their customers see well and look better, as their motto says. With a focus on customer service and unique, stylish frames, the staff at Optique Eyewear can help anyone find the perfect pair of frames to enhance and complement their look.
From the stone water fountain out front to the turquoise wall and starburst-like lighting fixture behind the reception desk, Westlake Eyecare looks more like a spa than an eye doctor's office. Guests sip a complimentary cup of coffee or bottle of water as they browse the store's handpicked selection of designer frames and admire the shimmering micro-tile accents that cascade from white to a deep sea-green color.
However, licensed therapeutic optometrist and optometric glaucoma specialist Dr. Katie Kaufman is concerned with more than just beautiful appearances. She helps take care of eye health with services such as preoperative evaluations for LASIK surgery and retinal exams. Dr. Kaufman uses the Optomap device during these exams, carefully scanning the back of the eye and looking for signs of glaucoma, macular degeneration, or permanent imprints of decades-old solar eclipses.
Supervised by Dr. Daniel Leeman, New U Plastic Surgery's cadre of medical aestheticians individualizes spa and medical treatments to boost beauty inside and out. Staff members welcome clients into their boutique-style office for a complimentary consultation before every service. After the consultation, they customize body-contouring and nutrition programs to address individual health history, meet wellness goals, and simplify escapes through doggy doors. FirstLine Therapy emphasizes what foods one should commonly eat, and the hCG weight-loss program safely couples a specialized menu with hormonal supplements. Aestheticians also craft spa and medical facials from an array of SkinCeuticals products tailored to individual skin types. New U Plastic Surgery offers surgical and non-surgical procedures to help results. For those not ready for plastic surgery, New U offers non-invasive procedures as well.
In the past 14 years, Eye LASIK Austin has helped improve the eyesight of thousands of patients. The center routinely ensures that it possesses the most technologically advanced equipment, allowing the nine on-staff surgeons to better produce dramatic results for their patients. When performing blade-free iLASIK treatments, for example, the surgeons begin by using WaveScan diagnostic technology to collect a detailed, three-dimensional image of the patient's eyes. This collected data then helps them guide the laser as they reshape the cornea, often helping the patient achieve 20/20 vision, or better. Besides LASIK surgery, the center also offers vision-enhancing services such as advanced surface ablation and photorefractive keratectomy.
Rows of fashionable frames are visible from the wide sidewalks outside EastSide Optical's sleek storefront. Inside, opticians test customers' vision and help select glasses. Bifocal lenses fill frames in the show room, and progressive lenses darken when the wearer steps into the sun or into a room full of cool fighter pilots. In addition to these services, partner office Lake Travis Eye and Laser Center uses new technology to determine LASIK eligibility and to take measurements for custom all-laser treatments.