Having performed thousands of cataract surgeries and over 3,000 LASIK procedures, Richard J. Lasonde, M.D. has the experience and the expertise his patients trust. LASIK is a Corneal Procedure, and Dr. Lasonde is one of only a select few fellowship-trained Corneal Specialists in New England.
Dr. Lasonde also brings his unique skills as a refractive surgeon to his cataract surgery helping patients to achieve their personal best vision. Dr. Lasonde is a graduate of Dartmouth College and Dartmouth and Brown Medical Schools. He received his fellowship training in Corneal Surgery and External Diseases of the Eye at the University of Pittsburgh. He began his private practice in New Hampshire and Maine in 1994, opening Excellent Vision in 2001 in Portsmouth. Dr. Lasonde specializes in Cataract Surgery, LASIK-Laser Vision Correction, and the treatments of Glaucoma, Diabetic Eye Conditions, Macular Degeneration, and problems associated with chronic Dry Eye Syndrome.