CHESTERFIELD, Mo., Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TLC Vision announced today plans for a continued presence in Southern California, from Los Angeles to San Diego. The renewed commitment includes an agreement to maintain the long-standing relationship with Drs. Alan M. Berg and Robert E. Feinfield, which forms The Berg-Feinfield/TLC Laser Eye Centers located throughout the Los Angeles area. Also part of the announcement was the opening of a new refractive surgery center in San Diego, with internationally recognized leaders in the field, Drs. David J. Schanzlin and David J. Tanzer lending their surgical skill and expertise to the TLC Laser Eye Centers San Diego facility.
"Centers that offer premier level surgeons, state-of-the-art technology and outstanding service supported by the TLC nationwide Lifetime Commitment deliver what people in Southern California have come to expect from a TLC center," said Jim Tiffany, TLC Vision Chief Executive Officer. "We are excited to maintain our presence in Southern California and to be able to offer residents such experienced, internationally acclaimed surgeons for their LASIK care."
These two agreements will provide five centers located in Beverly Hills, Burbank, San Marino, Sherman Oaks and San Diego.
About TLC Laser Eye Centers:
TLC Laser Eye Centers is a division of TLC Vision, North America's premier eye care services company, providing eye doctors with the tools and technologies needed to deliver high-quality patient care. Through its management of centers, technology access service models, extensive optometric relationships, consumer advertising and managed care contracting strength, TLC Vision maintains leading positions in Refractive, Cataract and Eye Care markets. Information about vision correction surgery can be found on the TLC Laser Eye Centers website at www.lasik.com.
SOURCE TLC Vision