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East West Eye Institute - Downtown Los Angeles

Offering world-class eye care, East West Eye Institute has long been recognized as a leader in patient care since our origins dating back to 1947. We have experts in LASIK and Cataract Surgery as well as for the treatment of Glaucoma, corneal disease, oculoplastics and aesthetics.

At NVISION® Eye Centers, we provide life-changing results, an exceptional experience, and a lifetime commitment to your LASIK vision correction.

  • Industry-leading surgeons and vision outcomes with more than 2 million successful procedures
  • The most advanced laser and diagnostic technology available
  • Financing available - no down payment, zero or low interest, low monthly payments
  • Free LASIK consultations

East West Eye Institute - Downtown Los Angeles

420 E. 3rd St., Suite 603 Los Angeles, CA. 90013
213-680-1551 Get Directions

Laser Eye Surgery in Downtown Los Angeles

Downtown Los Angeles LASIK Eye Surgery

Downtown Los Angeles LASIK Eye Surgery

LASIK—short for Laser-Assisted-In-Situ Keratomileusis—is the most commonly performed laser eye procedure in the world. It’s one of the safest and most effective ways to correct vision, and NVISION® surgeons are leaders in the LASIK field. NVISION® Eye Centers offer Custom LASIK, a procedure more customized to your individual eyes.

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Downtown Los Angeles Cataract Surgery

Downtown Los Angeles Cataract Surgery

Cataract eye surgery is a very common and medically necessary procedure to remove and replace the eye’s natural lens when the vision has been clouded by a cataract. We offer laser-assisted cataract surgery and lifestyle lenses as options for our patients.

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All Downtown Los Angeles Procedures

Today’s life-changing procedures make it possible to improve your vision to 20/20—or better.


Monday: 8:30AM - 5PM
Tuesday: 8:30AM - 5PM
Wednesday: 8:30AM - 5PM
Thursday: 8:30AM - 5PM
Friday: 8:30AM - 5PM
Saturday: 8:30AM - 1PM
Sunday: Closed
We Accept Insurance

At NVISION Eye Centers, we work with many insurance companies to provide the best service possible for each of our patients. Below you will find a list of our current providers for this location. Please call us if you do not see your specific provider, as NVISION frequently adds new insurance companies and offers many out of network options.

east west eye los angeles Surgeons

NVISION® Eye Centers have some of the most experienced, educated, and caring surgeons in the eye care industry.

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Eric S. Ahn, M.D., M.S.

Eric S. Ahn, MD, MS specializes in oculofacial aesthetic, plastic, and reconstructive surgery who is also a board-certified ophthalmologist. His main areas of interest involves improvement and correction of medical disorders of the eyelid, orbit, skin, face, and neck, in addition to cosmetic surgery and office based procedures.

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Jean P. Katow, M.D.

Jean Katow, M.D. is a board-certified ophthalmologist who specializes in general ophthalmology, ophthalmic plastics, and reconstructive surgery.

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Fred K. Kurata, M.D.

Fred Kurata, M.D., M.S. is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in glaucoma, as well as cataracts, and refractive surgery.

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Nicholas P. Marsico, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Nicholas P. Marsico, M.D., F.A.C.S. is a board certified ophthalmologist who performs all aspects of surgery on the anterior segment of the eye including cataract extraction, glaucoma surgery and various forms of corneal transplantation including penetrating keratoplasty and DSAEK.

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Michelle A. Sato, M.D.

Michelle Sato, M.D. is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in glaucoma, cataracts and general ophthalmology.

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east west eye los angeles Optometrists
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Steven K. Kurata

Steven Kurata, O.D. is an optometrist who received his education at the Southern California College of Optometry. He specializes in glasses and contact lens exams.

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Eric K. Miyamoto

Eric K. Miyamoto, O.D. is an optometrist that practices primary care in Optometry to include routine eye examinations, contact lens fittings as well as prescribing eyeglasses.

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Dalia Saadat

Dr. Dalia Saadat is an attentive and thorough optometrist practicing her craft for over 9 years in the Los Angeles area. She received her Bachelor of Science degree with Honors in Anthropology from UCLA and Doctorate from the Southern California College of Optometry (now called Marshall B. Ketchum University), where she graduated with glaucoma certification.

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Location Information

East West Eye Institute, an NVISION Eye Center

(213) 680-1551

420 E. Third St., Suite 603 Los Angeles, CA 90013

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