Surgery Near Aurora

Center for PRK and LASIK Eye Surgery Near Aurora, IL

The Kraff Eye Institute is dedicated to the safest and most successful treatments available. Dr. Colman Kraff, our head ophthalmologist in Aurora, IL, has been helping people see clearly without glasses or contacts for over 30 years.

Welcome to Kraff Eye Institute - LASIK Center in Aurora

If you are located in the Aurora, DuPage, or Kane County areas and require ophthalmological services, visit Dr. Colman Kraff and the Kraff Eye Institute in downtown Chicago. Our center is just a short trip away, and we offer consultations with no cost or obligation to discuss LASIK or PRK surgery. If you live in the 60505 or 60506 areas and are looking for an ophthalmologist in Aurora, IL, you can trust Dr. Kraff for expert care.

Schedule a Free Consultation for Best Eye Care in Aurora, IL

To schedule a consultation, please call (312) 757-7335. To inquire about our PRK and LASIK services, please fill out our Vision Correction Consultation form.

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LASIK Eye Surgery Near Aurora, IL

At the Kraff Eye Institute, our cutting-edge technology provides patients with premium Custom Lasik results. We are proud to offer LASIK eye surgery to those suffering from refractive errors such as myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism. With the help of our experienced and reputable doctors, many patients can return to their normal activities the next day. If you are considering LASIK in Aurora, IL, look no further than the Kraff Eye Institute, the most experienced and trusted eye clinic in the area!

PRK in Aurora, Illinois

PRK surgery offers the same visual outcomes as LASIK but requires additional downtime for the patient to heal. Most patients who have LASIK can resume their normal day-to-day activities within 24 hours. After the treatment for PRK, one should avoid working, driving, reading, exercising, or using a computer for 2 to 3 days.

Dr. Kraff at the Kraff Eye Institute can help determine which of the two surgeries is the safest and most effective for each individual patient's visual needs. If you are considering PRK surgery in Aurora, make an appointment to visit the Kraff Eye Institute today.

Other Aurora Ophthalmology Treatment Services

From routine eye exams and screenings, to more complex treatments, our dedicated team can help you reach your vision goals. We offer a variety of eye-related treatments:

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Kraff Eye Institute: Your Trusted Partner for Eye Care in Aurora, IL

Dr. Colman Kraff has been committed to the development of LASER eye surgery since its inception. As a lead clinical investigator in the initial 1991 FDA clinical study, Dr. Kraff worked tirelessly to make LASIK and PRK surgeries safe and accessible in this country. Having performed over 70,000 treatments, you will not find an eye clinic with a more experienced and skilled surgeon. If you are looking for an Aurora eye clinic in IL, consider commuting to see Dr. Kraff.

  • You will not find another Dr. with the amount of experience and expertise as Dr. Colman Kraff. Dr. Kraff and his involvement in the initial FDA clinical trials was instrumental in the approval of both LASIK and PRK. This, along with  30 years of experience, make Dr. Kraff the best eye care in Aurora and the Chicagoland area. 
  • Dr. Kraff uses the most up-to-date technology that is currently available, which contributes to the tremendous success rate his patients achieve.
  • The Kraff Eye Institute is a full-service eye care clinic that can treat various eye-related illnesses, including an optometrist for contact lenses and glasses. The Kraff Eye Institute is your final destination for a world-class ophthalmologist in Aurora, IL.  



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Our World-Class Eye Doctors

Aurora Ophthalmologist Specializing In Refractive Eye Surgeries For Over 30 Years

Dr. Kraff works closely with industry manufacturers as a principal investigator and consultant. As a result, he actively participates in the most recent FDA trials to ensure the best and most precise technology is available to his patients.

Dr. Kraff was born and raised in Chicago. He enjoys running, photography, and spending time with his wife, children, and grandchildren.

Dr. Cheryl Kraff-Cooper
Dr. Cheryl Kraff-Cooper, MD

Dr. Cheryl Kraff-Cooper is a specialist in comprehensive ophthalmology.

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Dr. Elizabeth Wickware
Dr. Elizabeth Wickware, O.D.

Dr. Elizabeth Wickware is an optometrist focusing on fitting specialty contact lenses for patients with irregular corneas.

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Christopher Pereira
Dr. Christopher Pereira, O.D.

Dr. Christopher Pereira specializes in comprehensive medical optometry, with a focus on vision rehabilitation and geriatric ocular disease.

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Dr. Ruchi Shah
Dr. Ruchi Shah, O.D., Dipl. of ABO

Dr. Ruchi Shah is an optometrist focused on medical and emergency eye examinations, including glaucoma evaluation and diabetic eye exams.

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How to Get to Kraff Eye Institute from Aurora, IL?

To get to our LASIK center from Aurora, IL:

  • First, head south on I-88 W and take exit 43A for IL-59 S toward Aurora.
  • Follow IL-59 S and take a slight left onto S Broadway St. Turn right onto E Downer Pl.
  • At the traffic circle, take the 2nd exit onto E Galena Blvd.
  • Take a slight left onto S Stolp Ave.
  • Turn left onto E Benton St., then right onto S River St.
  • Turn left onto E New York St., then turn right onto N Broadway St.
  • Turn left onto E Washington St. The Kraff Eye Institute is located at 25 E Washington St Ste 606, Chicago, IL 60602 

Schedule an Appointment at Aurora, Illinois Eye Clinic

You can simply CALL US or make an appointment using the online forms at the links below

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How much is LASIK surgery in Aurora, IL?

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The average cost of a CustomVue LASIK procedure using the iDesign 2.0 technology ranges between $2200 to $3200 per eye.

How much does PRK cost in Aurora, Il?

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The average cost of PRK in Aurora, IL.can range from $1900 to $2800 per eye, depending on which procedure is the safest and most appropriate for your needs. Dr. Kraff will recommend the procedure that will give you the best possible outcome, while maintaining the highest levels of safety.