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NVISION® Eye Centers Acquires Meister Eye & Laser Center and Eye Surgery Center of Northern California in Sacramento

January 7, 2013

NEWPORT BEACH, CA (Jan. 7, 2013)NVISION® Laser Eye Centers has expanded to Northern California with the acquisition of Meister Eye & Laser Center and the Eye Surgery Center of Northern California, both in Sacramento.

"We are thrilled to open our 16th and 17th locations, and this time in Northern California," says Todd Cooper, CEO of NVISION® Laser Eye Centers. "This will be the first of many announcements we will make this year, as we continue to explore growth opportunities for the company through strategic partnerships or purchases."

"Dr. Meister's practice has all of the ingredients we look for — outstanding patient care, longevity, and led by an ophthalmologist dedicated to offering the latest techniques in eye care from cataract to LASIK," said James Pereyra, VP of Business Development at NVISION® Laser Eye Centers.

Dr. Richard Meister, who has had an ophthalmology practice in the Sacramento area since 1984, will serve as Chief Surgeon at the new NVISION® Sacramento locations.

"I am thrilled to join the NVISION® Laser Eye Centers' family," says Dr. Meister. "It is truly an honor to be part of a company that is an innovative leader in the lifestyle surgical eye care with its exceptional team of surgeons who provide superior outcomes."

For more information about LASIK in Sacramento, go to And to find out more about your practice joining the NVISION® Laser Eye Center family, please contact James Pereyra at 949-854-7400, ext. 247

ABOUT NVISION® EYE CENTERS: NVISION® Eye Centers is the premier provider of LASIK and cataract surgery in the U.S., with centers in California, Nevada, Oregon, Arizona and Toronto, Canada. An innovative leader in ophthalmology, NVISION® is dedicated to providing the best patient experience through the use of the latest technology and treatment by the most talented and experienced surgeons in the industry. NVISION® was founded in 2010 by Tom Tooma, M.D., one of the earliest pioneers of LASIK who has performed more than 100,000 procedures throughout his esteemed career. With more than 1,900 eye doctors referring their patients and trusting their own eyes to NVISION® surgeons, NVISION® Eye Centers is the Eye Doctors' #1 Choice®.

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