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Chicago's Leading LASIK Eye Surgery Center

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Welcome to Kraff Eye Institute - Leading Choice for LASIK Eye Surgery in Chicago

The Kraff Eye Institute is one of the leading laser vision correction centers in Chicago, Illinois including the surrounding suburban areas. With decades of experience and a commitment to utilizing the best ophthalmological advances, the Kraff Eye Institute is the gold standard in eye care.

Dr. Colman Kraff is a pioneer in LASIK eye surgery,  specializing in a wide range of  vision correction procedures including PRK and corneal cross-linking. Whether your individual needs for your eye care include LASIK eye surgery or a general eye exam, we are a full-service Chicago eye surgery clinic providing best-in-class care.

When it comes to something as important as your eyes, the Kraff Eye vision correction institute in Chicago knows that experience and safety are what every patient is looking for. Dr. Colman Kraff has performed tens of thousands of laser surgeries utilizing the highest levels of precision and safety. We provide  the latest technology and the most sophisticated instruments and techniques at the Kraff Eye Institute resulting in the highest probability of clear vision.

At our laser eye clinic in downtown Chicago, we understand that each individual case is unique, and our personalized approach ensures that every patient's concerns, comfort and progress are managed with care. Dr. Colman Kraff is committed to your laser vision procedure from start to finish. ‍

We offer a free, no-cost, no-obligation consultation appointment to determine if you are a candidate for laser surgery. Our professional and highly experienced ophthalmologists give you the opportunity to have all of your questions and concerns answered before you make this very personal and important decision. ‍

Colman R. Kraff, MD
Colman R. Kraff, MD
Meet Dr. Kraff

Innovative Vision Correction and LASIK Eye Surgery in Chicago

Dr. Colman Kraff is a member of AAO, ASCRS, OIS, and ACOS organizations; fellow of the American Board of Ophthalmology; on the Editorial Advisory Board for CRST magazine, International Medical Advisor for Optical Express Europe (Europe's #1 Laser Eye Surgery Provider) and attending physician at Northwestern Medical Hospital.

Ophthalmology Treatments We Offer

Located in Chicago, the Kraff Eye Institute offers its patients a full range of vision correction procedures including LASIK and PRK surgery, corneal cross-linking, lipiflow, cataract, and glaucoma treatment. Refractive Lens Exchange and ICL implants are also among our eye center's latest vision improvement solutions.

Our commitment to excellence is evident in our results, elevating the precision and safety of LASIK surgery to new heights. Our experienced ophthalmologists and eye surgeons will perform a comprehensive eye exam to diagnose your unique eye health concerns, or vision issues, and tailor a proper treatment plan for your eyes.

It's time to see the world with the clarity that you deserve. Trust Kraff Eye Institute, the leading center in Chicago for LASIK eye surgery, for an experience that goes beyond correcting your vision.

Schedule a consultation today and step into a brighter, clearer future. Our eye doctors are available for both eye disease treatment and regular vision check-ups.

LASIK Eye Surgery

Laser-Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis, or LASIK, is an FDA-approved refractive laser procedure designed to lessen a patient's dependence on glasses and contact lenses. LASIK surgery is commonly used to treat myopia (nearsighted), hyperopia (farsighted), and astigmatism. At the Kraff Eye Institute, we utilize the iDesign 2.0 wavefront-guided software which helps Dr. Kraff achieve highly accurate results, and unprecedented safety. Trust Kraff Eye laser vision center for the best LASIK procedures in Chicago. We believe in empowering our patients with comprehensive education about their options, ensuring informed decisions and the highest standard of vision care. Experience the clarity and freedom that comes with world-class LASIK surgery at Kraff Eye Institute.

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Laser Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK)
Photo Refractive Keratectomy (PRK)

PRK Surgery

At Kraff Eye Institute, we offer state-of-the-art PRK (Photorefractive Keratectomy) surgery, an FDA-approved vision correction procedure that treats myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), and astigmatism. Our skilled surgeon utilizes advanced technology to reshape the cornea, enhancing visual clarity and reducing the need for glasses or contacts. With personalized care and a commitment to excellence, Kraff Eye Institute helps patients achieve lasting visual freedom and a renewed zest for life. Our comprehensive approach ensures that each patient receives a tailored treatment plan, focusing on safety, comfort, and optimal outcomes. Experience the world with new clarity and embrace the possibilities of a life less dependent on corrective eyewear.

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Discover Unparalleled Vision Solutions at Kraff Eye Institute in Chicago

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Other Ophthalmology Treatments We Offer

Located in Chicago, Illinois, the Kraff Eye Institute eye surgery center offers its patients a full range of vision correction procedures and services along with the latest technology in vision improvement solutions beyond LASIK and PRK surgery.
We understand that every eye is unique, and you vision is important to you. With individualized care and state-of-the-art technology at our fingertips, we'll help you see the world clearly again. Each treatment is tailored to meet the specific needs and lifestyle of our patients. From diagnostic testing to innovative treatment options, our experienced team is dedicated to maintaining and improving your eye health and vision, providing compassionate care at every step.

Eye Conditions We Treat

Our eye doctors are available for the treatment of those with eye diseases, and and individuals that require regular vision check-ups. Our highly experienced ophthalmologists and eye surgeons will perform a comprehensive eye exam to determine your unique eye health concerns, or vision issues, and tailor a proper treatment plan for your eyes so you can achieve clear vision. With the latest diagnostic tools and treatment methods, our team is dedicated to preserving and enhancing your vision, ensuring you receive the most effective and personalized care possible. Kraff Eye Institute is a leading ophthalmology clinics, providing a wide range of treatments for severe and chronic eye problems and diseases, such as:

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Experience Precision and Excellence at Our Premier Eye Care Center in Chicago

Transform your vision, transform your life. Schedule your consultation today for personalized vision correction and advanced laser eye surgery in Chicago.

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Why Choose Kraff Eye Institute For Your LASIK Eye Surgery in Illinois?

Your vision is precious, for that reason, when considering laser corrective surgery, it is of the utmost importance to entrust your eyes to the most qualified ophthalmologists. The Kraff Eye Institute is a state-of-the-art, world-renowned facility located in the heart of downtown Chicago. Dr. Kraff has been successfully restoring the vision of his refractive eye surgery patients for 35 years and counting.

Here are some reasons to choose the Kraff Eye Institute for your laser vision correction in Chicago:

  • KEI is comprised of a team of experienced eye health professionals led by Dr. Kraff, a pioneer in the field of advanced laser surgery. In fact, Dr. Kraff was the first ophthalmologist in the Chicagoland area to perform the VISX Excimer Laser procedure and has more than 35 years of ophthalmological experience.
  • Over 70,000 laser procedures using the state-of-the-art VISX laser have been performed at KEI since 1991.
  • KEI is one of ten eye care and LASIK eye surgery centers in the U.S. to be part of the FDA’s  clinical trials for new laser vision technology.
  • Dr. Kraff is recognized nationally for his expertise and success in performing hundreds of advanced laser correction procedures each year.
  • Dr. Kraff is a member of a number of ophthalmological societies and associations including the American Board of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the American College of Ophthalmic Surgeons, and the Ophthalmology Innovation Summit.
  • KEI enjoys the highest level of patient satisfaction due to our unparalleled level of patient care using the latest, most sophisticated treatment methods and advanced diagnostic equipment available to date. 

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Schedule a Consultation at Kraff Eye Institute in Chicago

Visit our office located at the corner of North Wabash Ave and East Washington Street in the heart of downtown Chicago. It's easy and convenient to get to your appointment on-time with accessible commuter options. We are a four-minute walk from Millennium Station, or a block away from SP+ Parking. Nearby our office area Washington and Wabash or State and Washington bus stops. Find more information about our office on our location page.

25 E. Washington, Suite 606
Chicago, IL 60602
(312) 757-7335

Frequently Asked Questions

How Much Is The Initial Consultation?

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We offer a no-charge, no-obligation, PRK, and LASIK consultation to see if you’re a candidate for the laser eye surgery procedure.

Am I a candidate for laser surgery?

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Generally speaking, a good candidate for vision correction should be over 18 and in overall good health. Certain health conditions may present complications, so be sure to disclose any preexisting medical conditions to Dr. Kraff or his team during your consultation. Most patients find that they are indeed suitable candidates for LASIK, PRK, or other laser procedures.

Contact us to schedule a professional consultation and we will explore your options for restoring your vision and quality of life through PRK or LASIK surgery. You can also take our LASIK self-test to see if you qualify for the LASIK or PRK procedure.

Where Is Your Office Located And Which Areas Do You Serve?

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The Kraff Eye Institute is conveniently located in the heart of Chicago at 25 E Washington St. Suite 606. We proudly serve the entire Chicagoland area, but we’re here to help patients across the state of Illinois, and beyond, achieve the best PRK and LASIK experience possible.

As a world-renowned ophthalmologist and pioneer in the field of laser eye surgery, many of our out-of-town patients have traveled from across the U.S. to have their LASIK procedure performed by Dr. Kraff.

Which Insurance Plans Do You Accept?

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For general ophthalmology services, we accept most major medical insurances, with the exception of HMO plans. The patient is responsible to check with their insurance directly to see if our doctors are within their network.