Welcome to Specialty Eye Institute
As the premier providers of medical surgical eye surgery and LASIK in Mid-Michigan and Northwest Ohio, our team of board-certified ophthalmologists are committed to providing the highest quality in eye care service customized to your individual needs. Our specialists provide care for: cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal tears and detachments, eye infections, and laser vision correction.
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Customized Vision to Fit Your Lifestyle
There are many aspects to your life and daily activities and it’s important for your vision to complement your multi-dimensional lifestyle. That’s why at Specialty Eye Institute when determining which procedure or treatment might be right for you, we take the time to get to know what’s important and how you spend your day. Your occupation and hobbies are important factors in creating a vision plan that’s customized for you.
The leading cause of vision loss among Americans 60 years of age and older is macular degeneration. It affects 11 million people in the United States, and that number is expected to double by 2050. The disease affects the small central portion of your retina, known as the macula. This portion of your eye is responsible… Read More »Read More
The History of the Implantable Collamer Lens The first recorded uses of implantable lenses date back to World War II, where British air pilots would get plastic bits from airplane canopy stuck in their eyes. Doctors noticed that the body didn’t treat it as a foreign object, and eventually learned that you could place pieces of… Read More »Read More
Carmelina Gordon, MD Presents Results Post Hoc Analysis of VISTA and VIVID Trials at ARVO’s Annual Meeting in Vancouver, Canada
May 17, 2019 – Jackson, MI Carmelina Gordon, M.D., a Vitreoretinal Surgeon, has been proudly serving patients at the Lansing and Jackson Specialty Eye Institute offices for over 15 years. Because retinal care is vital to a patient’s health and quality of life, Dr. Gordon maintains a strong focus on the latest technology, to assure that… Read More »Read More
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What Our Patients Say
The results after the surgery were absolutely fabulous, the clarity of the colors and significance of the details were amazing.”
William Penpraze Laser Cataract Patient
Thank you to all my friends at Specialty Eye Institute. I could not have received better care or friendlier service anywhere else. Best wishes to all.”
A Patient from Adrian, MI