Dr. Monson is a world-class refractive surgeon. He comes to Northern Utah with years of experience in performing specialized ocular surgical procedures. Every year, thousands of patients from across the country choose Dr. Monson for their vision correction procedures because of his experience, expertise and the care he provides his patients. Along with his team of doctors, Monson Vision has more than five decades of combined experience in advanced ophthalmology surgery and premiere eye care.
Stop Cataracts Before They Start
With RLE surgery, Dr. Monson can restore aging eyes so you can finally lose your reading glasses for the last time. If you’re over the age of 40 and you’re searching for an alternative to LASIK for improved vision, undergoing RLE may be the ideal solution designed to restore your vision, and eliminate the need for cataract surgery in the future.
So advanced, it’s simple.
Refractive Lens Exchange (RLE) is a remarkable laser-assisted vision restoration procedure, typically for people over 40 who want to decrease or eliminate their dependence on glasses or contacts. designed in many instances to restore vision both distance and near. The procedure is minimally invasive using the industry gold standards in technology and technique. Most patients are surprised just how quick and comfortable the procedure actually is. A procedure so advanced, it’s simple.
During RLE, the eye’s natural lens is replaced with single high-performance customized lens, less than a millimeter thick, that can restore easy, glasses-free vision. Although the technique is different than LASIK, RLE provides many advantages for the aging eye. Most notable is the benefit of improvement of both near and distance vision in each independent eye possible for many individuals.
Your Vision Team
Am I a candidate?At Monson Vision, every procedure is custom-tailored to the uniqueness of your eyes. Correcting your vision begins with a unique treatment plan created by proprietary eye-mapping technology. Our in-depth technology imaging suite rivals any in the United States and has been assembled with you in mind. It provides superior surgical planning and precision for exceptional custom outcomes. You’ll also meet personally with Dr. Monson in a detailed consultation to create a vision restoration procedure unique to your specific needs.
Am I a candidate?
Few Centers in the United States take such an in-depth, detailed approach to ocular imaging and assessment you'll experience on the day of your evaluation.
None of these studies are painful. In fact, they are like cameras, each designed to inform your surgeon and eye care team about every aspect of your eyes, from the rods and cones in the retina, to the optical properties of the cornea.
AN EXPERIENCE FOCUSED ON YOU
You will also undergo a detailed consultation with your surgeon, describing all of the potential risks and benefits for your particular situation, and to determine which procedure is optimal for you.
AS UNIQUE AS YOUR FINGERPRINT
Like a fingerprint, each cornea is unique. Because no two eyes are the same, LASIK may not be the procedure of choice for everyone.
At Monson Vision, we take a highly customized, tailored approach to the unique vision needs of each individual.
Monson Vision is one of the few centers in the country that offer not only SmILE, but the full-spectrum of safe, effective modern alternatives to LASIK including
Advanced Surface Ablation
Refractive Lens Exchange (RLE)
KAMRA Near Vision Inlays
These procedures allow us to take a safe, custom tailored approach to the features of each individual's anatomy and vision needs. Safety, anatomic variations, unique vision needs, consideration of development of future technologies all play a role.
Individualized planning, and high customization is one of the hallmarks of the approach Monson Vision, and one of the secrets to our outcomes.
How Does it Work?
Refractive Lens Exchange View Video
The design of this extraordinary lens technology used in RLE procedures is a culmination of technological advancements from the past 100 years. The procedure is micro-incisional, laser-assisted and minimally invasive, usually taking less than 10 minutes to complete, and is entirely painless.
When it comes to your eyes, you can't afford to settle. Dr. Bryan Monson is the best, and the experience so great. He and his staff are top-notch and so friendly, and their technology is the best you can get in the state of Utah!- Kim B.