Dr, Khanna was recently recognized for his contributions to eyecare for people over 50 years.
(Vocus) March 6, 2009 -- We are proud to share something exciting, Dr. Rajesh Khanna was featured on the front cover of respected magazine, Life after 50. Rajesh Khanna, M.D. As you may know is a Refractive Cataract surgeon in Los Angeles. He is the founder and medical director of The Khanna Institute of Lasik and Refractive Surgery. He is at the forefront for advanced eye procedures utilizing the 21st century's cutting edge technology. With new science and medical advances being discovered everyday, now many can have the privilege of optimum vision through Dr. Khanna.
The Doctor was interviewed by life after 50 magazine editors and gave them some insight into his exciting and cutting edge procedures. Inspired at a young age Khanna explains how his love of vision care began. "Growing up I saw a lot of people with visual disabilities, my passion to help those people lead me to medical school."
Today Dr. Khanna has preformed thousands of eye procedures and has offices all over southern California. There is a procedure for everyone with eye impairment young or old it is never too late. As Dr. Khanna explains his newest procedure PRELEX - Presbyopia is targeted toward the 50 and over age group. Presbyopia occurs over time and is the inability to focus in close proximities; this causes the need for reading glasses. "The surgery includes exchanging the natural lens for a Presbyopic implant lens." In essence the surgery gets rid of your reading glasses while preserving or improving your distance vision. This can be done even if a person has cataracts. The surgery takes less than 15 minutes and can also prevent cataract development. Dr. Khanna has even restored vision in legally blind patients. Dr. Khanna was featured as the cover story in Life After 50; a great honor reserved for people of importance or celebrities. Dr. Khanna and the Khanna Institute feel humble at this honor.
About Khanna Institute of Lasik Surgery:
The Khanna Institute of Lasik Surgery provides the latest technology in vision correction, tailored to each individual depending on their level of astigmatism, nearsightedness, farsightedness and presbyopia. The Khanna Institute of LASIK and Refractive Surgery has multiple offices conveniently located in Valencia, Westlake Village, Costa Mesa, Beverly Hills, and Corona. Rajesh Khanna, MD is the Medical Director of the Institute. Dr. Khanna is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist, and has been fellowship trained in LASIK, Cataract and Corneal Surgery. He is in the forefront of Wavefront LASIK surgery, Presbyopic Implants such as RESTOR Aspheric Multifocal and Crystalens HD. Dr. Khanna has performed over 10,000 vision correction surgeries. The Khanna Institute provides vision care to people from all over the world.
Rajesh Khanna, MD
Khanna Institute of Lasik Surgery
1220 La Venta Dr #209 Westlake Village 91361 Phone: 805-230-2126
lasik (at) khannainstitute (dot) com
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