Lasik Eye Surgery By Dr. Saimovici in NYC & Westchester

Liviu B. Saimovici, M.D., Board Certified – Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology, is the Founder and Surgical Director of Saimovici Lasik, a private diagnostic and multi-laser treatment facility.

Dr. Saimovici was awarded the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and graduated cum laude from the University of South Carolina. He received his medical training at the Medical University of South Carolina and completed his residency in Ophthalmology at the renowned Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, D.C., where he was appointed to the position of Chief Resident at several Washington Hospitals and was responsible for the training and supervision of resident surgeons.

Dr. Saimovici is a member of the Mount Sinai Medical Staff and School of Medicine Faculty. He is an attending physician at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital / Lenox Hill Hospital. Inventor, teacher and mentor to other doctors, he teaches them how to perform various laser vision correction procedures.

An Excellent Laser Eye Surgeon in NYC

In New York City, since 1983, Dr. Saimovici has treated thousands of patients, and they all have achieved perfect or near perfect vision. Many of them see better than they ever did with their best glasses or contacts. Dr. Saimovici takes a discriminating, caring approach toward all his patients.

As a COMPREHENSIVE VISION CORRECTION SPECIALIST, he performs all FDA approved procedures. This allows him to "customize" the treatment for each patient's particular needs. He does not hesitate to turn away patients who are not suited for any procedure. Excellent outcomes, patient satisfaction and safety are his #1 priorities!

A strong believer in the efficacy and safety of laser vision correction, Dr. Saimovici had his eyes corrected over 16 years ago. "I couldn’t be happier," says the doctor.

Over the last decade, Dr. Saimovici has seen greatly diverse types of patients who have either required or elected to undergo eye surgery. His areas of surgical expertise include microsurgery for the correction of cataracts and glaucoma. He also has a special interest in laser vision correction (PRK/LASIK). He provides a full range of eye care services as well as specializing in the prescription and expert fitting of the latest contact lenses.

As a true engineer, having been awarded a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of South Carolina, Dr. Saimovici is able to maintain, calibrate, fine tune and service his office equipment and lasers which allows for their highest level of performance and accuracy. With his extensive surgical and technical background, Dr. Saimovici was able to design a new instrument for use in cataract surgery, which presently is being manufactured by the Bausch & Lomb Company.

Over 25 Years of Lasik Eye Surgery Experience in New York City & Westchester.


NEW YORK: 800 Second Ave. @ 42nd St. (646)862-7022   White Plains: 61 Maple Ave (914)356-8424  

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