CINCINNATI, April 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LasikPlus®, a leading provider of laser vision correction services, announced today their first sweepstakes using premium short message service (SMS) allowing individuals to text for their chance to win free laser vision correction.
Six winners will be announced throughout the 8-week sweepstakes program. Three lucky grand prize winners will win a voucher for free laser vision correction from LasikPlus. Three others will win $1,000 toward their laser vision correction at the nearest LasikPlus location.
The contest runs April 9 through May 31 and is open to all United States residents 18 years of age and older. Sweepstakes winners will be randomly selected and will be notified of their win via text message or email. Standard text messaging rates through mobile carriers may apply.
"Our mobile sweepstakes will be an exciting few weeks for anyone who has been considering laser vision correction," said LasikPlus Senior Marketing Manager Zdenka Puflerova. "Most people are always on the go and glasses or contacts get in the way. We want to make sure even the busiest individuals can easily enter for a chance to win laser vision correction from LasikPlus and get rid of the hassle of glasses or contacts. Using their mobile devices as a platform for the sweepstakes is a perfect fit."
To enter, text "WIN" to 60600 from an SMS enabled mobile phone. Individuals can also enter to win by logging onto http://m.lasikplus.com/Eyewin.html. Those who enter to win will automatically receive an offer for 10 percent off their laser vision correction at LasikPlus.
"Patients who come into LasikPlus often tell us they wish they would have sought out laser vision correction sooner," said LasikPlus Vice President of Marketing and Advertising Kimberly Demaree-Epple. "Laser vision correction changes our patients' lives in ways they cannot imagine, and we hope to improve the lives of our six winners and anyone else who decides that today is the day."
LasikPlus® "Eye Win" Sweepstakes. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States or D.C. who are 18 or older at time of entry. Void where prohibited. For Official Rules, visit <http://bit.ly/GCgDZ3.>. The contest begins at 12:01 AM EDT on 4/9/12 and ends at 11:59:59 PM EDT on 5/31/12. During this period participants will receive 10% off standard price of treatment. The 10% offer cannot be combined with any other offer including insurance discounts and is non-transferrable. The 10% off coupon expires 12/31/12. SPONSOR: LCA-Vision Inc., dba LasikPlus®, 7840 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45236.PROMOTION ADMINISTRATOR: ePrize, One ePrize Drive, Pleasant Ridge, MI 48069.
LCA-Vision Inc., a leading provider of laser vision correction services under the LasikPlus® brand, operates 52 LasikPlus® fixed-site laser vision correction centers in 26 states and 41 markets in the United States. Since the FDA approved photorefractive keratectomy in late 1995, we have performed over 1.2 million laser vision correction procedures at our vision centers.
LasikPlus® is a proud partner of the Wounded Warrior Project and the Fisher House Foundation to provide free LASIK services to wounded American veterans and their caregivers. To date, this partnership has led to the corrective surgery for more than 300 wounded warriors and caregivers—putting their lives back in focus. For additional company information, please visit www.lasikplus.com.