Welcome to this site about the Pacific Vision Institute located in the San Francisco Bay Area. Dr. Ella Faktorovich founded Pacific Vision Institute in 1998 to deliver innovation, leadership, and passion for perfection to a growing field of eye care. Today, Pacific Vision Institute is the leading advanced LASIK and PRK laser vision correction facility that specializes in refractive surgery, laser vision correction, LASIK, PRK, topography-guided LASIK and PRK laser vision correction, wavefront-guided and wavefront-optimized LASIK and PRK laser vision correction, as well as advanced corneal testing, including corneal biomechanics.
Pacific Vision Institute is well-known in the industry for being a leader in innovation. Patients who go in for a LASIK or PRK consultation will discover that Pacific Vision Institute often will feature the newest diagnostic and treatment technologies. This is not by chance. The doctors and staff at Pacific Vision Institute have always been motivated to seek the safest and most advanced technology to deliver the best laser vision correction outcomes in the safest environment. Pacific Vision Institute doctors are often recognized for their contribution to research and education designed to further the field of vision correction.
Pacific Vision Institute has earned many recognitions over the years. Based on surgical results, it is listed in the top 1% nationally. It is one of only two practices in California to be included in the Leading Medical Clinics of the World, which is based on peer recommendations by other physicians. Dr. Ella Faktorovich, herself, has been listed in the Best Doctors in America, the Top 100 Health Professionals in the World, and Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors. Dr. Ella Faktorovich authored the definitive textbook on the use of femtosecond laser technology in all-laser LASIK, or IntraLASIK. The book was highly reviewed and the American Journal of Ophthalmology recommended it as the essential textbook for any surgeon working in the field of laser vision correction
This blog on Pacific Vision Institute will provide the general public basic information on vision correction surgery, eye health, LASIK and PRK procedures, and help you better prepared when you see your ophthalmologist. We encourage you to check back in soon to review the latest posts and news.