Providing cataract surgery with AcrySof ReSTOR, Toric or IQ IOLs, and Visian ICLs in Edmonton, Red Deer, Grande Prairie and the surrounding area
Joseph P. Leong-Sit, MD, FRCS(C), is a skilled cataract and refractive surgeon who has been practicing in the Edmonton region for more than ten years. He has subspecialty interest in cornea, cataract and refractive surgery. Dr. Leong-Sit studied cataract surgery and other corneal surgeries under world-renowned corneal specialists. In addition to his extensive training, Dr. Leong-Sit has performed more than 15,000 eye surgery procedures. He currently serves as the Medical Director of Eye Q Premium Laser, a state-of-the-art eye care facility located just west of downtown Edmonton. Many of his patients are willing to make the trip to Edmonton from Calgary, Red Deer and Grand Prairie to undergo high quality vision correction treatments.
State-of-the-art Surgical Facility and Technologies in Edmonton, Alberta
Dr. Leong-Sit takes great pride in the soothing atmosphere at the premises of Eye Q Premium Laser in Edmonton, Alberta. He and his surgical team are dedicated to providing personalized vision correction solutions. Dr. Leong-Sit specializes in advanced cataract surgery with premium intraocular lens implants (IOLs). The procedure is performed by creating a small incision in the eye, carefully extracting the clouded lens (cataract) and replacing it with an intraocular lens implant. Dr. Leong-Sit offers multifocal AcrySof ReSTOR IOLs, monofocal Toric IOLs and aspheric IQ IOLs. These implants correct for nearsightedness, farsightedness and presbyopia, an age-related condition that affects patients’ abilities to see up close. With presbyopia-correcting IOLs, patients can enjoy clear vision, regardless of their age. Dr. Leong-Sit also performs refractive lens exchange using phakic IOLs, including Visian implantable collamer lenses. These phakic IOLs are another option for the treatment of patients with nearsightedness and astigmatism.
Laser Vision Correction at Eye Q Premium Laser
In addition to cataract surgery, Dr. Leong-Sit performs advanced techniques of refractive surgery, including iLASIK with the bladeless IntraLase method to provide safer, more precise results. Eye Q Premium Laser center is equipped with IntraLase, as well as many other state-of-the-art laser technologies, such as the VISX Star S4 IR excimer system. Dr. Leong-Sit also performs Intacs procedure for patients with keratoconus, a disease affecting the cornea. With advanced technologies and techniques, Dr. Leong-Sit has helped thousands of patients achieve clear vision.
To schedule a one-on-one consultation with Dr. Leong-Sit and learn more about your vision correction options, contact the Eye Q Premium Laser office at (800) 716-5267.