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Trusted LASIK Surgeons
Dr. Raymond Gailitis, F.A.C.S.
Dr. Raymond Gailitis is a volunteer for Project Orbis, the world’ only Flying Eye Hospital that has conducted eye health treatment and training programs in over 75 countries since 1982
Direct: (954) 969-0090
Toll Free: (800) 736-8558
Ophthalmology Consultants- The Center for LASIK
Northwest Medical Plaza
5800 Colonial Drive, Suite 103
Margate, FL. 33063
(Please request Dr. Gailitis in the contact form and please be sure to let Dr. Gailitis and his staff know you found him through Trusted LASIK Surgeons)
Serving patients seeking LASIK and other vision correction surgery as well as cataract surgery from Fort Lauderdale. Margate, Boca Rotan, Pompano Beach, West Palm Beach, and Miami throughout Florida.
Call today and please mention Trusted LASIK Surgeons for your free LASIK consultation with a true LASIK Cataract Corneal expert who is a trusted eye surgeon, vision care specialist and cataract surgeon Dr. Gailitis’ exceptional qualifications are listed below.
Dr. Raymond P. Gailitis has extensive qualifications that we estimate place him among the top LASIK, laser vision surgery, refractive and cataract surgeons in the United States.
For your convenience, these credentials and criteria have been grouped by Experience, Patient Care and Credentials. In addition, Dr. Gailitis has included some additional career highlights that while not used by Trusted LASIK Surgeons in our screening process, clearly supplement his highly distinguished career.
Dr. Gailitis's qualifications and credentials as one of the top LASIK and cataract surgeons include:
Dr. Gailitis has the following inventions in the field of refractive surgery to his credit:
Dr. Raymond P. Gailitis, M.D., F.A.C.S., is a fellowship-trained refractive and corneal transplant surgeon who specializes in laser vision correction. He is co-founder of The Center for LASIK, which is dedicated to state-of-the-art vision correction surgery. Doctor Gailitis is a principle investigator in an FDA study concerning CustomCornea treatment in farsighted patients with the LADARVision laser system. Dr. Gailitis has performed several thousand LASIK procedures and is certified on four different excimer laser systems.
Dr. Gailitis has been featured on the nationally televised program "Ground Floor" performing laser vision correction. He was also interviewed on Channel 4 CBS medical news discussing hyperopic LASIK. He has served as a radio consultant on LASIK for KWRE in St. Louis, KLIC in Minnesota, the Louisiana Radio Network, and WWNN on the Steve Kane show. Dr. Gailitis is the author of numerous articles on lasers and refractive surgery and holds several patents in the field. In 1991 he published one of the seminal articles on a new laser to perform refractive surgery. He is an author of the popular book entitled "LASIK Vision Correction".
After receiving his B.A. from Northwestern University went on to graduate studies at Warnborough College, in Oxford in the U.K. He earned his medical degree at Northwestern University Medical School Residency in Ophthalmology, University of Minnesota School of Medicine and his Fellowship in Refractive Surgery at Emory University. He is a certified FDA instructor and mentor for the VISX laser and a certified physician instructor for the LADARVision laser.
Dr. Gailitis is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a member of several professional societies including the International Society of Refractive Surgery, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and the Broward County Ophthalmology Society, where he has served as past President, Vice-President, and Secretary. Dr. Gailitis has done charitable work in Eastern Europe and has served as visiting professor on project ORBIS teaching other eye doctors internationally.
He currently resides in Fort Lauderdale with his wife Sonia and children Dane, Marissa and Peter. Dr. Gailitis enjoys excellent vision after his own LASIK procedure.
Please call (954) 969-0090 or the Best Vision web site to contact Dr. Gailitis at the Center for Lasik and Cataract Surgery, Fort Lauderdale, FL today for your free LASIK consultation with a trusted expert LASIK eye surgeon and vision care specialist who is also a cataract surgeon with proven expertise.
You now have accurate information and a direct contact to an exceptional surgeon. Dr. Gailitis and his exceptional staff are looking forward to meeting with you. Your questions and concerns are welcome. Thank you for visiting us at Trusted LASIK Surgeons.
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