Our Practice

We are eye physicians and surgeons in Louisville, Kentucky, and Southern Indiana. In practice since 1984, we have performed over 15,000 laser vision correction procedures and over 100,000 cataract extractions and other surgical procedures. Our eye doctors have a combined experience level exceeding 120 years, including over 80 combined years of eye surgery experience.

We offer all eye services, including LASIK Laser Vision Correction, Cataract Surgery with PanOptix Advanced Cataract Implant Lenses for distance and near vision, Laser Surgery for Medical Eye Conditions, Corneal Transplants, Eye Exams, Contact Lenses, Glasses, Botox Injections and treatment of Dry Eye Disease, Glaucoma, Diabetic Eye Disease, Macular Degeneration.

We also play a significant role in the development of new medications and treatments through our clinical trials division, called Butchertown Clinical Trials.

We wrote the book on LASIK!

Dr. John Meyer and CEO Mark Prussian have written the book on LASIK giving you insider secrets to determine if LASIK is right for you. It's important to research your LASIK surgeon, and to always remember, "it's the archer, not the arrow."

shutterstock 632890571


shutterstock 1143520484

Diabetic Eye Care

shutterstock 321313676


shutterstock 1038422095

Routine Eye Care

shutterstock 1040460661


shutterstock 693905410

LASER Surgery

shutterstock 289567946

Clinical Trials

shutterstock 1185179200

Dry Eyes

ascrs logo eyeconnect
chf logo
jcahpo logoabout
louisville public media logo
scrs logo final 2017 rgb tagline horizontal



The use of Botox injections for blepharospasms and the signs of aging

At The Eye Care Institute, our doctors work with patient with a variety of medical and cosmetic concerns. Men and women who are bothered by excess blinking, or “blepharospasms,” may want to speak to our team about the benefits of treatment with Botox. What is Botox? Our doctors describe Botox as an injectable medicine that […]

Read More

Stuart Urbach, MD In Memory

Stuart Urbach, MD 1925 – 2021 In Memory Patients, physicians, friends, and co-workers of Dr. Stuart Urbach have lost a giant upon his passing.  Dr. Urbach graduated medical school at the University of Louisville in 1947. After completing his internship and residency, he returned to Louisville where he has been associated with the medical school […]

Read More

Contact Us

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • * All indicated fields must be completed

Our Location

The Eye Care Institute
1536 Story Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206

Phone: (502) 589-1500
Fax: 502-589-1556
Map & Directions »

Scroll to Top