Since its foundation 20 years ago, the CLINICA LÁSER DE OJOS, has become the specialized medical institution with the most sophisticated and advanced laser technology and other ocular techniques in Colombia , because of the innovative treatments it offers with high quality standards.
We have an excellent trained team under the guidance of the experienced Dr. Carlos Saldarriaga Restrepo, pioneer in refractive surgery in the State of Antioquia and student of the renowned scientist Dr. José Ignacio Barraquer M. (Clínica Barraquer).
Dr. Saldarriaga was the first one to introduce the techniques of refractive surgery in the city of Medellin , and the first laser for eyes was installed in his clinic. His extensive trajectory guarantees the greatest experience in myopia surgery, hypermetropia, astigmatism and presbyopia, which are presently carried out with the most sophisticated Excimer Laser (Lasik) equipment.
The Clinic has the most varied technical equipment for the diagnosis and treatment of ocular pathologies and advanced phaco-emulsifiers for cataract surgery as well as intra-ocular lenses, the latest generation of mono-focal as well as multi-focal placed through minimal incision surgery (mics) and ocular surgery in general.
The Clinic is located in the exclusive suburb of El Poblado, near to the main Shopping Centers and Hotels in the city of Medellin ( Colombia ), it is of easy access and offers all kind of comfort for our national and international patients. The international patients are spoken to in English, if required, and special hotel, residences and transportation plans are available.
Our objective is the satisfaction of our patients, giving a warm and efficient attention, carried out by a complete team of specialists with high national and international experience.