The Oregon Eye Surgery Center, adjacent to our office in the Oregon
Eye Institute, is one of the most modern and complete eye care facilities
in the nation. It has three operating suites with state-of-the-art equipment
and experienced anesthesiology and nursing staff. Click
here for maps and directions.
Advantages to Patients Include:
- Pleasant non-hospital environment
- Rapid registration, admission, and discharge
- Surgery viewing area for family
- The comfort of Dr. Fine's staff at surgery
Related Information About Corneal Transplantation:
Feel free to call or drop in if you'd like to speak to someone in person.
Commonly Asked Questions:
How soon after surgery will I see well?
Full visual recovery takes up to a year, but most patients with
successful corneal transplants enjoy good vision for many years.
Will a cornea transplant hurt?
The operation takes about an hour and may be done under local or general
anesthesia. There is little or no pain.
Will my insurance cover corneal transplantation?
Most health insurance plans will cover at least a part of the cost of
a cornea transplant; the amount varies depending on the health plan.