Dr. Olkowski is a very experienced refractive eye surgeon who has the qualifications that meet the high standards used by Trusted Lasik Surgeons
Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) December 16, 2008
Trusted LASIK Surgeons announced today that Doctor John D. Olkowski, in Honolulu, HI has joined the highly regarded LASIK eye surgeons in the Trusted LASIK Eye Surgeons Directory, an informational resource for consumers looking for the best in vision correction surgery. Dr. Olkowski's practice serves the residents and travelers alike in Honolulu, Hawaii, Hilo and Kailua-Kona on the Big Island, and Kahului in Maui. Laser eye surgeon, John Oliowski, M.D., is also the only LASIK eye surgeon who performs IntraLase Enabled Keratoplasty on patients in Hawaii.
Trusted LASIK Surgeons directory service seeks to list only those LASIK Eye surgeons who are among the best in the United States. They are listed by screening each eye surgeon based on experience, premier patient care, and professional credentials and accomplishments. Dr. Olkowski's exceptional credentials put him among the top LASIK eye surgery and refractive surgeons in the United States.
Among the most significant professional qualifications that set Dr. Olkowski apart from most other LASIK eye Surgeons are his experience as a principal investigator in an FDA study for an eye surgery device, also his academic appointment as an Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the John A. Burns School of Medicine of the University of Hawaii, and his work in eye research. Dr. Olkowski has written two articles for major peer-reviewed eye journals as well as many non-peer reviewed articles and has made 5 presentations at major eye meetings and numerous presentations at local and regional meetings as well. In addition, Dr. Olkowski has been among the first eye surgeons in Hawaii to offer the most advanced and safest vision correction technology. He is the first refractive eye surgeon in Hawaii to perform implantation of a Crystalens focusing implant lens for cataract patients as wells an the first IntraLase Enabled Keratoplasty (IEK).
Over his career, Dr. Olkowski has performed over 10,000 LASIK and laser vision surgery corrections. With over 13 years of experience in laser vision surgery, including LASIK, and over 20 years of experience in refractive eye surgery procedures including laser vision correction as well as lens implants, and corneal transplants, Dr. Olkowski has the proven know-how to provide patients with the best care available. New patients who have had significant problems with LASIK or other vision correction procedures performed by another surgeon have come to Dr. Olkowski to manage and treat their complications sucessfully. Moreover, Dr. Olkowski has been selected by other eye surgeons, optometrists, opticians, and their family members to perform their LASIK or other refractive surgery procedure.
Dr. Olkowski performs LASIK and other laser vision and refractive surgery procedures on patients with nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), astigmatism (blurred vision), and presbyopia. Dr. Olkowski's practice at EyeSight Hawaii provides premier patient care, including IntraLase for "All-Laser" or "Bladeless" LASIK, Wavefront Based Custom LASIK and PRK, and the iLASIK procedure, which includes WaveScan Technology, IntraLase, and Visx Advanced CustomVue treatments. Dr. Olkowski offers not just LASIK and PRK (laser eye surgery procedures), but other procedures like RLE/CLE (lens implants), conductive keratoplasty, phakic implants, limbal relaxing incisions, cataract lens implants, and corneal transplants eye surgery to give patients a full range of options when it comes to choosing the procedure that best meets their particular vision needs.
Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, this highly qualified eye surgery expert is active in professional organization including the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the International Society of Refractive Surgery, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Cornea Society, and the Eye Bank Association of America. Locally, Dr. Olkowski is a member of the Hawaii Lions Eye Bank where he serves as an associate director and the Hawaii Ophthalmological Society.
John D. Olkowski, M.D. has been voted Hawaii's best laser eye center by the readers of The Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Midweek, and the Honolulu Weekly. He has also been honored with "Hawaii's Top High Tech Leader Award". In addition, he is active in charitable activities in his local community as a sponsor and organizer of the Hawaii Future Physicians Symposium and sponsor of the Hawaii Future Physicians Scholarship.
"Dr. Olkowski is a very experienced refractive eye surgeon who has the qualifications that meet the high standards used by Trusted Lasik Surgeons", commented James J. Salz, M.D., Chief Executive Officer of Trusted LASIK Surgeons. "His practice also utilizes the most advanced lasers, including the IntraLase, which improves the safety of LASIK and can improve the results in corneal transplantation. Dr. Olkowski is currently the only refractive surgeon performing IntraLase Enabled Keratoplasty in Hawaii, a form of corneal transplant surgery that underscores his expert surgical skills."
"I am honored to be listed with this group of exceptional eye surgeons," commented John D. Olkowski, M.D., Chief Surgeon of EyeSight Hawaii. "Trusted LASIK Surgeons is a valuable resource for patients and doctors for finding highly qualified surgeons across the country."
To learn more about Dr. Olkowski's LASIK and refractive surgery practice, please visit EyeSight Hawaii Vision Institute.
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About Trusted LASIK Surgeons, Inc.:
Trusted LASIK Surgeons, Inc. (Trusted LASIK Surgeons) is a premier LASIK, laser eye surgery, and refractive eye surgery directory service whose primary mission is to assist consumers in finding the best and most qualified LASIK and vision correction surgeons in their local area in the United States. To accomplish this, Trusted LASIK Surgeons uses a unique screening process where each prospective LASIK eye surgeon must meet the minimum required qualifications set by Trusted LASIK Surgeons. These qualifications for these doctors are based on experience (not just in LASIK but complete refractive care), research (including FDA approval studies for manufacturers and academic appointments at major universities), publications and lectures (to their peers, not to the public via infomercials) and patient care standards (treating other eye professionals and managing complications from patients first operated on by someone else). All refractive eye surgeons listed at Trusted LASIK Surgeons have qualified, been accepted, and have subscribed to our services. For more information on why we believe consumers interested in LASIK should consider an eye surgeon listed in the Trusted LASIK Surgeon's directory, please visit our website at http://www.TrustedLASIKSurgeons.com. Trusted LASIK Surgeons (800) 483-8028
About EyeSight Hawaii Vision Institute:
At EyeSight Hawaii, our motto is Vision for Life. Because we follow the progress of our patients closely, our patients become Patients for Life. EyeSight Hawaii has been offering the most advanced vision correction procedures and eyecare to people living and traveling in Hawaii since 1999. EyeSight Hawaii offers our patients the latest technology for their eye care needs, including LASIK, Cataract and Corneal Transplant Surgeries. The Medical Director and Chief Surgeon of EyeSight Hawaii is John Olkowski, M.D., a corneal specialist with over 20 years of experience. EyeSight Hawaii has been at the forefront of bringing the most advanced and safest vision correction technology to Hawaii, including ORBSCAN Corneal Imaging (creates a 3-dimensional image of the cornea), VISX Star S4 Excimer Laser (the only FDA-approved 3-dimensional eye tracking laser VISX WaveScan)(creates a "Fingerprint of your Vision"), IntraLase - a completely blade-free method of creating the corneal flap for LASIK procedures, and IntraLase Enabled Keratoplasty (IEK), the latest development in corneal transplantation. Dr. Olkowski is also the only LASIK surgeon who travels to Maui and the Big Island of Hawaii to see his patients. For more information about EyeSight Hawaii and Dr. John D. Olkowski, please visit: http://www.eyesighthawaii.com.
EyeSight Hawaii Vision Institute
Honolulu Office (Main)
3660 Waialae Avenue, Suite 304
Honolulu, Hawaii 96816
33 Lono Avenue Suite 260
Kahului, HI 96732
Big Island Office
c/o Dr. Inamine
47 Lanihuli St
Hilo, HI 96720
Big Island Office
c/o Dr. Young
75-167 Hualalai Road #102
Kailua-Kona, HI 96745