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iLASIK - Recommended by NASA

Eye Institute is the only provider of laser eye surgery in NZ where you can get iLASIK – the most advanced LASIK in the world. The laser eye surgery trusted by both NASA and the US military for their elite personnel.

NASA's decision was made following the review of extensive military clinical data using iLASIK technology - the combination of AMO's Avdanced CustomVue™ LASIK with the IntraLase femtosecond laser - only available in New Zealand at Eye Institute. The data was provided by Steven Schallhorn, M.D., retired captain of the U.S. Navy, who spearheaded the majority of the Defense Department's research in laser vision correction. "NASA's approval is further evidence that today's LASIK exceeds all established standards of safety and effectiveness," said Steven Schallhorn,. Click to read the full article here >.

LASIK on the Frontlines - US Air Force

Hear the story of how LASIK is valued by the US Air Force.


Click here to read another article about the US Air Force's approval of LASIK.


If you want the reassurance of knowing that your laser eye surgery is carried out using the most advanced LASIK technology available in the world today, there is only one choice – iLASIK at Eye Institute.

Find out now why you should insist on iLASIK for your LASIK surgery.

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Laser Assessment Terms and Conditions:

Patients are eligible for the initial free laser assessment on condition that they have no history of previous eye surgery (including previous laser surgery).

The initial free laser assessment is only available to patients whom are seeking laser vision correction and is not applicable to any other treatment type.


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