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
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Commonly Asked Questions
How soon after surgery will I see well?
Most patients notice an immediate improvement in vision. For most people,
near, far and intermediate vision continues to improve over the next
few weeks. Vision contines to improve as you adjust to seeing through
the multifocal lens.
Will refractive surgery hurt?
The procedure takes about fifteen minutes and is usually painless.
Will I still need my glasses or contacts?
The goal of refractive surgery is to reduce your dependence on glasses
and/or contact lenses.
Will my insurance cover RLE?
Most health care coverage considers RLE surgery an elective surgical
procedure and does not cover it.