How Safe is LASIK and Why do LASIK Prices Vary?

by Lance Kugler, MD

Lance Kugler, MD Answers Common Questions About LASIK

The Refractive Surgery Alliance (RSA) is a unique group in the world of ophthalmology. This professional organization aims to create an alliance of highly qualified, ethical refractive surgeons to help promote the life changing benefits of refractive surgery through education, research, management, and patient care.

Lance Kugler, MD was one of the 5 original founders of the RSA, and served as the first President of the organization. He remains on the RSA executive board and is joined by other physicians who have a special interest in refractive surgery, are leaders in their field, and were selected and approved.

The goal of the Refractive Surgery Alliance is to bring together the best refractive surgeons. This unified group works to be readily identifiable by the public to provide education and awareness to people just like you. The RSA wants to decrease myths and misinformation about refractive surgery and increase knowledge about the many benefits of vision correction.

Refractive Surgery Alliance Vision Expert Talk

Three of the nation’s leading experts in vision correction procedures and eye health, Greg Parkhurst, MD from San Antonio, Texas; Robert Lin, MD from Los Angeles/Orange County, California; and our very own Lance Kugler, MD from Omaha, NE took questions from the phone lines.

Watch the Vision Experts answer two common questions “How safe is LASIK?”  and “Why do LASIK prices vary?” in this video.

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Lance Kugler, MD, is a specialist in LASIK and vision correction surgery and CEO of Kugler Vision. A proud Omaha native, he is passionate about improving lives through clear vision. Dr. Kugler serves on several national boards, and his practice is recognized internationally as a center of excellence. Dr. Kugler is one of the original founders of the Refractive Surgery Alliance, an international organization comprised of over 350 of the world’s leading vision correction surgeons; he also served as its first president. In 2019, Dr. Kugler was selected as a TEDx speaker, and delivered a talk in Omaha about the worldwide epidemic of nearsightedness and refractive solutions. Dr. Kugler is an Associate Professor of Refractive Surgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s Truhlsen Eye Institute, has been published in many medical journals, and participates in numerous clinical studies to advance the field of vision correction surgery. Dr. Kugler and his wife are proud parents to five active kids. When he has a spare moment, he enjoys skiing, tennis, travel, and fine coffee.

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