Transcript of "Welcome to the practice of Helen Knisley"
Welcome to the practice of Helen Knisley, OD. With offices in Las Vegas and Reno, Dr. Knisley iscommitted to providing comprehensive, friendly and compassionate eye care service with a personaltouch. If you want personalized vision care, or if you have special needs, you have come to the rightplace. Our friendly atmosphere and courteous staff will make your visit easy and enjoyable. We areequipped with only the best and the latest technology, including retinal imaging (digital retinal camera)and corneal topography, to provide the best diagnostic tools for our patients. Dr. Helen Knisley missionis to preserve, restore and enhance the vision of every member of your family. Call our Las Vegas opticaloffice today at (775) 293-4269 to schedule an appointment.Our highly trained and board certified doctors take the time to properly and thoroughly examinepatients, offer treatment options and guide them every step of the way.Services and Features Include: Comprehensive Eye Exams Contact Lens Exam and Fitting Low Vision Therapy Keratoconus Contact Fitting Co-Management of LASIK SurgeryAs dedicated professionals, we recognize the trust that our patients place in us and it is our mission tomeet and exceed those expectations. We hope that you will find this website to be a useful andinteresting resource for all of your eye care concerns. If you would like more information about any ofthe procedures that we offer or to request an appointment, please call our office.
Our OfficeFor many years, Dr. Helen Knisley has been providing outstanding eye care services to the town ofMeadows NV and its surrounding communities. At our practice, located inside Meadows NV Mall, youwill find a compassionate and experienced team that is dedicated to providing a full spectrum of high-quality personalized eye care for the entire family. Our goal is to meet and exceed your expectations byproviding friendly service, professional care, and quality products at affordable prices. We conductcomprehensive exams which allow us to accurately detect eye disease or other abnormalities early,before any symptoms present themselves. Our office also provides services for patients, who until now,have no where to turn to because of their visual conditions. Services such as low vision rehabilitation,keratoconus evaluation, or Ortho-Keratology requires dedicated time, experiences and knowledge thatDr. Knisley specifically preserves special clinic times for patients. Our mission is to provide our patientswith optimal eye care to insure the health of their eyes.Payment OptionsWe accept Cash, Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover credit cards. We also participate withmany vision and union insurance plans, including Block Vision, Culinary Union, Davis Vision, EyeMed,Medicaid, Optum Health, Spectera, UnitedHealthcare and Vision Service Plan (VSP). If your insurance isnot listed, please call us and ask because we may accept it. We also offer military and veteran discounts.Convenient LocationOur office is located next to Vision Works (formerly Eye Masters) inside Meadows NV Mall, 4300Meadows NV Lane, Suite 104, Las Vegas, Nevada 89107 with parking available in our lot.
Services from our Las Vegas Eye Care CenterCall our Las Vegas office today at (775) 293-4269 to schedule an appointment.Comprehensive Eye ExamsRegular eye exams are an invaluable tool in maintaining healthy eyes by detecting and preventingdisease in both adults and children. Some diseases develop slowly without causing pain or vision loss.Early detection of any problems can reduce the risk of further harm and allow for a choice of treatmentoptions. Part of your exam includes the following procedures: Slit Lamp Examinations, Dilated EyeExams, Refraction for Glasses and Contact Lenses and Glaucoma Pressure Testing as well as a series ofcomputerized tests to determine the health of your eyes.Contact Lenses Exam and FittingIn addition to providing excellent eye care, we are proud to offer comprehensive contact lens exams andfittings. One of our top priorities is to offer you outstanding vision and comfort for your contact lensneeds. In addition to routine contact lens fitting, we also fit specialty contact lenses for patients withunique visual demands or patients with diseased corneas. Our office utilizes disposable soft lenses fromVistacon, CIBA, Bausch and Lomb and Cooper Vision. We offer custom correction in soft lenses designedfor high prescriptions, astigmatism and bifocal application. Because of their superior optics, rigid gaspermeable lenses are the perfect answer to correcting different aberrations presented by the corneaand visual system. Rigid gas permeable lenses have been proven in numerous research studies to slowthe progression of nearsightedness in most individuals.Low Vision Therapy
As part of our low vision therapy, we conduct low vision examinations for visual devices such astelescopes, loupes, magnifiers and computers. Our office is committed to providing vision rehabilitationfor patients who have fully or partially lost their vision, who have no where else to turn or who had beentold by glaucoma/retinal specialists that they simply have to live with their vision loss. We understandthat each type of vision problem requires a unique therapeutic approach. Treatment plans may includeprescription of glasses, custom telescopic or microscopic glasses, therapeutic filters, full-spectrumlighting and/or video magnification. Our goal is to maximize visual function for activities of daily living.Keratoconus/Specialty Miniscleral LensesWe offer specialized contact lens fitting and customized designed lenses to improve vision. Manypatients suffer suffering from keratoconus experience distorted vision with glasses and discomfort withnormal contact lenses. Dr. Knisley and her staff dedicates their time to customize the lenses for eachpatients specific needs.Ortho-Keratology (Ortho-K)Do you have mild to moderate nearsightedness and astigmatism? Do you want to control your eyeconditions in a safe non-surgical way and still enjoy 20/20 vision? Ortho-K may be your answer. Theability to see clearly during the day without glasses or contact lenses at no surgical risk is now a reality.Orthokeratology, also known as Ortho-K, is a treatment for myopia which utilizes specialized rigid gaspermeable contact lenses. These ultra gas permeable lenses gently reshape the front of your eye as yousleep. In the morning the lenses are removed and clear vision is restored throughout the day.Co-Management of LASIK SurgeryLASIK is one of the most popular, eye surgery choices for treating low-to-high levels of nearsightedness,farsightedness and astigmatism. Dr. Knisley will work with you to determine if you are the rightcandidate for LASIK surgery and if you are, what you need to do in order to have the surgery.