Northwest Eye Laser & Surgery Institute

4.9 (365)
11786 SW Barnes Rd, Ste 270, Portland, OR, 97225
Northwest Eye Laser & Surgery Institute

About Northwest Eye Laser & Surgery Institute

Northwest Eye Laser & Surgery Institute (NELSI) is an ophthalmology center dedicated to providing the best possible patient care. With over 13 years of experience, Dr. Mehrdad Malihi and his team of surgeons offer the latest technology in diagnostic and therapeutic medical services. Located in Portland, NELSI also serves Northern Oregon and Southern Washington. They maintain strong communication and coordination of care with referring providers, ensuring individualized treatment plans for each patient.

NELSI offers a range of services, including refractive surgery and LASIK, cataract surgery, age-related macular degeneration treatment, diabetic retinopathy treatment, retina vein occlusion treatment, floaters and flashes diagnosis, and treatment for retinal tears, detachment, macular holes, macular pucker, uveitis, and glaucoma. They also provide cosmetic services to frame the eyes with lashes.

One highlight of NELSI is the use of ReLEx® SMILE, the first bladeless flapless minimally invasive laser vision correction in Oregon. Patients can find out if they are eligible for ReLEx® SMILE, LASIK, or other refractive surgeries in a few seconds by filling out a form on theirwebsite.

NELSI's philosophy is to meet the needs of patients and referring providers through ease of referral and convenient appointments. They offer weekend and evening hours, free and ample parking, and informed patient-centered decision-making processes. Patients have praised Dr. Malihi and his team for their professionalism, compassion, and respect for their patients.

NELSI is a reputable and experienced provider of LASIK and other eye surgeries. Patients in Portland, Vancouver, Salem, Beaverton, Hillsboro, and Tigard can trust NELSI to provide the best precision and clarity for their eyes.

Northwest Eye Laser & Surgery Institute Reviews

Northwest Eye Laser & Surgery Institute Aggregate Rating

based on 365 reviews from around the web

Most Common Trends in Northwest Eye Laser & Surgery Institute Reviews

High success rate in vision improvement
Skilled in SMILE, LASIK, PRK procedures
Thorough pre-surgery consultation
Exemplary post-operative care
Patient-oriented approach

Patients are talking about:

  • Dr. Malihi and his team are highly proficient in various eye surgeries, with a particular focus on the SMILE procedure, contributing to an impressive rate of successful recoveries and enhanced vision for patients.
  • The clinic offers a thorough pre-surgery consultation, ensuring patients understand the pros and cons of various surgical options, thereby enabling them to make informed decisions.
  • The clinic's patient-oriented approach, wherein questions are patiently answered and patients kept informed throughout their treatment, received high praise from numerous reviewers.
  • Post-operative care at the clinic was exemplary, with multiple follow-up visits and reassurances that expedited recovery and ensured the success of the surgeries.
  • The clinic was also commended for its efficiency in handling insurance matters, with several patients mentioning the smooth scheduling process that enhanced their overall experience. However, an isolated incident of a poor cataract surgery experience was mentioned.

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Refractive Surgery Services

Custom LASIK
Monovision LASIK
Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
Refractive Lens Exchange (RLE)
Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL)
Corneal Cross-linking
Intacs Corneal Implant
Lifestyle Lenses

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