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SMILE Vision Correction Kansas City Star Interview

SMILE Vision Correction Kansas City Star Interview with Dr. John Doane Dr. John Doane was recently interviewed by the Kansas City Star on his leadership and involvement with SMILE Vision Correction. Dr. Doane is one of only five ophthalmologists in the U.S., and the only eye doctor in the Kansas City area to participate in the research […]

SMILE Vision Correction on Fox 4 KC

Recently, Fox 4 health reporter, Meryl Lin McKean, met with Dr. John Doane to discuss SMILE Vision Correction and recent FDA approval. SMILE is a new laser vision correction procedure which varies from LASIK and PRK because it is the first flapless laser eye surgery. Discover Vision’s Refractive Team is one of the only clinics in […]

SMILE Vision Correction has us Smiling

SMILE Vision Correction at Discover Vision Centers The Discover Vision refractive team has been working on something for the past 7 years and we are excited to finally share the news with you. It’s something to SMILE about, literally. As 1 of only 5 clinics in the country involved in the FDA trials, Discover Vision is pleased […]

Is LASIK Affordable?

Many would say the ability to see when they first wake up in the morning is priceless. If you are among the 1.3 million Americans expected to have LASIK this year, affordability may be a strong consideration. Is LASIK affordable? Here are 4 noteworthy tips on how to make LASIK affordable. 1. Utilize Tax Free Payment Options to make […]

Dr. John Doane Among Top 50 Leaders in Cataract and Refractive Surgery

LEAWOOD, KS – Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today, a renowned international ophthalmology publication, recently named John F. Doane, M.D., F.A.C.S., among the “Top 50 Opinion Leaders.” Top 50 Opinion Leader Honorees selected by Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today’s readers are renowned ophthalmologists from around the world. The publication honors top physicians like Dr. John Doane for outstanding contributions and […]

Discover Vision Instrumental in Medicare Rule Change

INDEPENDENCE, MO – Medicare announced today, May 9th, a new ruling that allows its beneficiaries to pay out-of-pocket for a lens implant that restores distance, intermediate and near vision following cataract surgery. Discover Vision Centers, one of the country’s largest eye care centers located in Independence, MO., played an instrumental role in securing the rule […]

Northland Doctor Named among America’s Top Ophthalmologists

KANSAS CITY, MO – The list of America’s Top Ophthalmologists, published by the Consumers’ Research Council of America, includes John C. Hagan III, MD, of Discover Vision Centers North Kansas City office. Dr. Hagan has practiced in the Northland since 1975 and with Discover Vision Centers since 2001.

John C. Hagan, MD Receives Secretariat Award

Kansas City, MO – The American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) named Discover Vision Northland doctor, John C. Hagan, M.D., as the recipient of the 2008 Secretariat Award. The Secretariat Award recognizes ophthalmologists for special contributions to the Academy and ophthalmology. Recipients are selected by the Senior Secretaries and Secretaries in their respective areas and approved […]

Local Doctor Nominated for Outstanding Humanitarian Award: Doug Dehning, M.D. recognized for work at Free Health Clinic and medical missions

INDEPENDENCE, MO – The Missouri Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons (MoSEPS) recently nominated Discover Vision Centers’ Doug O. Dehning, M.D. for the 2008 American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) Outstanding Humanitarian Service Award. Dehning was nominated due to his extensive work with the Jackson County Free Health Clinic and participation in numerousinternational medical missions. The […]

LASIK Customers Should Be Aware of Risks: Articles in USA Today,, and ABC Primetime shed light on importance of seeking the best care when choosing a LASIK surgeon

KANSAS CITY, MO – Patients seeking LASIK surgery to correct their vision should take precautions when choosing a surgeon. Patients should be educated when they are not a good candidate for the procedure and to the potential risks associated with their particular condition. John F. Doane, M.D., F.A.C.S., of Discover Vision Centers, has spoken and […]

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SMILE Vision Correction Kansas City Star Interview


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