Paul Koch, M.D. is a LASIK Surgeon in Warwick Rhode Island and is a Founder and the Medical Director of Koch Eye Associates and Koch Eye Laser Vision Centers. Dr. Koch is one of the most experienced eye surgeons performing Laser Eye Surgery in New England. He has extensive experience and expertise in all types of Laser Vision Correction including Custom Wavefront LASIK, monovision LASIK Surgery, PRK, Epi-LASIK and conventional LASIK in Warwick. Dr. Koch's eye surgery has been widely acknowledged by his peers as he has been named one of the Top 100 Ophthalmologists and one of the Top 15 Cataract Surgeons in North America by Ophthalmology Times and has been cited in each issue of the Best Doctors in America. He has won many awards including the Mericos H. Whittier Foundation's Lifetime Achievement Award, the American Academy of Ophthalmology's Honor Award, the David Kelman Foundation's Golden Hands Award, the Irish-American Ophthalmology Society's Top-Gun Phaco Award, the Hoffer Award and the International Film Festival of the American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery Award. He was in the inaugural group of inductees into the Bishop Hendricken High School Hall of Fame.
Terry Alexandrou, M.D.
Terry Alexandrou, M.D. is a Corneal and LASIK specialist at Koch Eye Laser vision Centers in Rhode Island. Dr. Alexandrou was awarded a Doctor of Medicine degree from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Following medical school, Dr. Alexandrou completed his medical internship at the University of California-San Diego (UCSD), and then completed his Residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Chicago, where he became Chief Resident in Ophthalmology. In addition he completed a Fellowship in Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgery at the University of California-San Diego (UCSD where he obtained specialized training in Laser Eye Surgery for Laser Vision Correction of nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism.
Dr. Alexandrou's professional interests include Laser Vision Correction, Corneal Surgery including Cornea Transplants and Cataract Surgery. His research has resulted in many published manuscripts and abstracts, as well as presentations at national meetings. Dr Alexandrou recently co-authored the "Sports Eye Injuries" chapter in the third edition of Albert and Jacobiac's Principles and Practice of Ophthalmology (Saunders, 2008).
Dr. Alexandrou is a native of Ohio, where his parents settled after moving from Samos, Greece. He is fluent in Greek, and enjoys traveling there to visit family members.
Warwick LASIK patients wishing to learn more about Laser Vision Correction in the Warwick area will find that Rhode Island LASIK Surgeons Paul Koch, M.D., and Terry Alexandrou, M.D. and the staff of Koch Eye Laser Vision Centers provide a thorough LASIK consultation and are conveniently located for patients from throughout the greater Warwick area including Bristol, Kingston, East Greenwich, West Warwick, West Barrington, and Newport Rhode Island.
Learning More About LASIK: The reality of LASIK is that it is the most popular Laser Eye Surgeryperformed today. However, LASIK Eye Surgery is one of a number of eye surgery procedures for the correction of nearsightedness-or myopia, farsightedness-or hyperopia, and astigmatism, that your LASIK surgeon may suggest as a way to correct your vision if you suffer from nearsightedness, farsightedness or astigmatism. LASIK Surgeons such as Dr. Koch, Dr. Alexandrou, and the practice staff will evaluate you thoroughly to help you make the best decision for your individual needs. Although LASIK Surgery is the Laser Eye Surgery procedure of choice for most patients, Dr. Koch, Dr. Alexandrou, and the practice staff may also suggest Custom Wavefront Lasik or other types of laser eye surgery including PRK, Epi-LASIK, LASEK or monvision LASIK for presbyopia to help those who might need help with close vision and reading.
In the event that you are not a candidate for LASIK or any type of laser eye surgery as a result of being extremely nearsighted, your surgeon may suggest the Visian ICL Implantable Contact Lens to correct your vision.
Taking the next step to freedom from the hassle of eyeglasses & contact lenses with LASIK.... If you have been considering having LASIK in Warwick or having any type of Laser Vision Correction to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness or astigmatism, you should take the next step of scheduling a consultation with Dr. Koch, Dr. Alexandrou, and the practice staff to fully explore your candidacy and options. Warwick patients will be pleased to find the cost of Warwick LASIK is affordable at the office of Dr. Koch, Dr. Alexandrou, where they will be happy to offer you a number of easy payment plans that can fit into your budget. Phone us for a consultation at 401-732-3937.
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