LASIK Eye Surgery Information & Surgeon Directory Appoints 2011 Editorial Advisors



Released on: April 04, 2011, 1:32 pm
Author: Medical Management Services Group
Industry: Healthcare

The LASIK laser eye surgery information and LASIK surgeon directory website is pleased to announce that three additional cornea and LASIK surgeons have been appointed as 2011 Editorial Advisors.

“We are extremely grateful to the members of the 2010 Editorial Advisory Board who were so helpful in guiding us in providing insight and guidance into the selection of new topics and new information to present to patients regarding Laser Eye Surgery for Laser Vision Correction such as LASIK. For our 2011 advisor selection we identified the possibility of broadening our clinical scope by reaching out for the assistance of eye surgeons Leslie Doctor, M.D., Ravi Shah, M.D. and JoAnn Chang, M.D, all fellowship trained cornea and refractive surgeons,” said Katherine Carlisle, Managing Partner of

Leslie Doctor, M.D. is a Cornea, Cataract & LASIK Surgeon in Fairfield County, Connecticut. Dr. Leslie Doctor received her medical degree with honors from The Ohio State University School of Medicine followed by a residency in ophthalmology and a Fellowship in Cornea and Refractive Surgery at The Ohio State University Medical Center. She continues her dedication to the education of eye physicians and surgeons through her appointment as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut where she teaches advanced techniques of cataract surgery & intraocular lens implantation (IOL) to new eye surgeons. To view Dr. Doctor's biography, please visit

Ravi Shah, M.D. is a Cornea, Refractive & LASIK Surgeon in Portland, Maine at Eyecare Medical Group. Dr. Shah is a corneal specialist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of corneal disease, corneal transplantation using traditional cornea surgery and transplant techniques as well as advanced techniques such as DSAEK (Decement's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty), and laser eye surgery for laser vision correction such as LASIK. Dr. Shah received his medical degree and completed a residency in ophthalmology at the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) followed by a Fellowship in Cornea and Refractive Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Cole Eye Institute. To view Dr. Shah's biography, please visit

JoAnn C. Chang, M.D. is a Cornea, Cataract and LASIK Surgeon serving greater Boston, Massachusetts at D'Ambrosio Eye Care. Dr. Chang earned her medical degree at The University of Cincinnati College of Medicine where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, then completed an Internship in Internal Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin and a residency in ophthalmology at The University of Chicago Hospitals, Department of Ophthalmology followed by a Fellowship in Cornea and Refractive Surgery at the John Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah. Dr. Chang is a corneal specialist with expertise in the diagnosis & treatment of corneal disease, cornea trauma and surgical complications including the corneal transplantation techniques of Penetrating Keratoplasty (PK), Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (DALK), Decemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSAEK) and Decemet's Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK). In addition, Dr. Chang provides cataract surgery and intraocular lens implantation (IOL) with advanced technology lens implants for the correction of astigmatism and near vision after cataract surgery. To view Dr. Chang's biography, please visit

“We welcome these cornea specialists and laser surgeons to the Editorial Advisory Board and look forward to their assistance in article review, topical guidance and clinical input regarding laser eye surgery, LASIK and new procedures and techniques for Lasik Eye Surgeries,” said Ms. Carlisle.

The decision to have LASIK Eye Surgery should be made in an informed manner. Patients considering Laser Eye Surgery of any type should seek complete information to be certain that Laser Vision Correction is the best vision correction choice for their individual situation. is an objective patient information, education and LASIK surgeon directory website containing material that will assist patients in making an informed decision about LASIK, as well as how to select a LASIK surgeon, the risks, benefits, side effects and complications of LASIK surgery and what LASIK Eye Surgery should cost.

In order to provide consumers with the most unbiased information, unlike many websites offering information about LASIK, does not accept funding, support or advertising of any kind from pharmaceutical, medical device, laser or lens implant manufacturers.

SOURCE: Medical Management Services Group, L.L.C.

Katie Carlisle, Medical Management Services Group, L.L.C.
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