1. "Dr. Achiron was easy going and humorous, which really helped calm my nerves."

    2. Jessica L. Yelp

    1. Dr. Achiron was a great comfort at all times."

    2. Susie H. Healthgrades

    1. "I would not trust anyone else with my eye care vision needs!"

    2. Anonymous Healthgrades

    1. "Excellent service. Friendly staff. I'd give them 10 stars if I could."

    2. Maria C. Google

    1. "They’re helpful, positive, and organized."

    2. Tiana R. Patient Review

    1. “Very nice and friendly. Great crew, very friendly.”

    2. Juanita H. Patient Review

    1. "Everyone at this office is very professional, patient, and kind."

    2. Sandra R. Patient Review

    1. "They have been my eye doctors for 14 years and my family’s."

    2. B. Armstrong Patient Review

Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center

Ophthalmologist & Optometrist located in Atlanta, GA

Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center, led by Dr. Leonard Achiron and Dr. David O’Day, provides comprehensive eye exams, cataract surgery, LASIK surgery, eyeglass and contact lens prescriptions, as well as treatments for glaucoma, macular degeneration, and astigmatisms, for patients from the communities of Atlanta, Hapeville, Forest Park, College Park, East Point and surrounding areas of Georgia. Our modern facility is equipped with state-of-the-art optometry testing equipment, medically trained optometrists who are licensed to examine eyes for both vision and health problems, and correct refractive errors by prescribing eyeglasses and contact lenses.

At Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center, we are committed to providing unparalleled care and service to all of their patients. Dr. Leonard Achiron and Dr. David O’Day have over 20 years of medical optometry and ophthalmology experience. They have performed over 80,000 LASIK procedures. We offer a number of services to fit your every optical need. Our comprehensive eye examinations are more than just a simple prescription update; we execute a detailed check to ensure your eye health. This includes complete case history, extra-ocular muscle assessment, visual acuity test, color vision, peripheral field screening and much more. We also perform screenings for any subtle indication of eye disease before it becomes threatening. Beyond all of that, we also perform contact lens evaluations, LASIK laser vision correction, cataract surgeries, corneal procedures, glaucoma management, diabetic eye treatment, and dry eye management. Should you need vision improvement, we also offer many product options to suit your preference and lifestyle. These include occupational lenses, fashionable frames like Prada and Raybans, sports glasses, and a wide variety of contact lens options. Our innovative methods, in-depth solutions and treatment options, and the experience of our doctors are everything you need to be sure your eye health is in right hands.

We want all our existing and future patients to know that at Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center, we look forward to serving your vision needs and sincerely welcome everyone as new members of our dedicated vision care family.

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Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center

Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center, led by Dr. Leonard Achiron and Dr. David O’Day, provides comprehensive eye exams, cataract surgery, LASIK surgery, eyeglass and contact lens prescriptions, as well as treatments for glaucoma, macular degeneration, and astigmatisms, for patients from the communities of Atlanta, Hapeville, Forest Park, College Park, East Point and surrounding areas of Georgia. Our modern facility is equipped with state-of-the-art optometry testing equipment, medically trained optometrists who are licensed to examine eyes for both vision and health problems, and correct refractive errors by prescribing eyeglasses and contact lenses.

At Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center, we are committed to providing unparalleled care and service to all of their patients. Dr. Leonard Achiron and Dr. David O’Day have over 20 years of medical optometry and ophthalmology experience. They have performed over 80,000 LASIK procedures. We offer a number of services to fit your every optical need. Our comprehensive eye examinations are more than just a simple prescription update; we execute a detailed check to ensure your eye health. This includes complete case history, extra-ocular muscle assessment, visual acuity test, color vision, peripheral field screening and much more. We also perform screenings for any subtle indication of eye disease before it becomes threatening. Beyond all of that, we also perform contact lens evaluations, LASIK laser vision correction, cataract surgeries, corneal procedures, glaucoma management, diabetic eye treatment, and dry eye management. Should you need vision improvement, we also offer many product options to suit your preference and lifestyle. These include occupational lenses, fashionable frames like Prada and Raybans, sports glasses, and a wide variety of contact lens options. Our innovative methods, in-depth solutions and treatment options, and the experience of our doctors are everything you need to be sure your eye health is in right hands.

We want all our existing and future patients to know that at Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center, we look forward to serving your vision needs and sincerely welcome everyone as new members of our dedicated vision care family.


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What You Need To Know Keratoconus

Keratoconus is a rare condition whereby the usually round, dome-shaped cornea becomes thin and starts to develop a cone-shaped bulge. A cornea shaped like a cone causes blurry vision and may also cause an increased sensitivity to harsh glare and light. It

Cost of LASIK vs. Contact Lenses

Are you a contact wearer? Have you checked out the cost of LASIK lately? With new pricing and specials available for LASIK at Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center Center in Atlanta, GA you may be surprised when you compare the cost.

We are located near the Hartsfield-Jackson airport in Atlanta.

Why choose Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center?

We are one of the few eye care centers in Atlanta that offers LASIK, cataract surgery, prescription eyeglasses and contact lenses. Our doctors are experts in the field and have years of experience delivering results to every patient's unique eye needs.

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MEET THE DOCTORS
  • MEET DR. LEONARD ACHIRON

    Dr. Leonard Achiron is an optometrist at Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center. He specializes in refractive surgery and has overseen over 50,000 LASIK procedures.

    • Board certified since 1993

     

    • Diplomate in the American Academy of Optometry 

     

    • Past Director of LASIK Vision Institute and assistant professor at Emory University

     

    • Published over 25 papers and numerous book chapters 

     

    • Nationally recognized for ophthalmologic specialties in ocular disease, visual impairment and applied Physiologic Optics 

    Learn More About Dr. Achiron

  • MEET DR. DAVID O'DAY

    Dr. David O’Day is an ophthalmologist at Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center. He specializes in cornea and cataract surgery and has performed over 80,000 LASIK procedures. 

    • Voted one of America’s “Top Ophthalmologists”

     

    • Performed over 80,000 cornea surgeries

     

    • Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology

     

    • Trained at Emory and assistant professor at Medical University of South Carolina

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Lasik
  • The LASIK special offer is $695 per eye at Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center.

    Are you an ideal candidate? Take our self-test here !

    $695.00 per eye ($2,000 value) for LASIK vision-correction surgery. Includes initial exam, consultation, and post-op follow-up for a year. 30 to 45 minute procedure uses a laser to help reshape cornea. Offer cannot be combined with any other special offer and is subject to change at any notice.


We offer the eye care product that Jennifer Aniston uses to curb her dry eyes!

Optometry Student Externship Program

Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center offers fourth-year optometry students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience through a continuing externship program in partnership with the New England College of Optometry. The externship at Atlanta Vision Center extends over a 3 month period in which the student works side by side with the doctors and staff at Atlanta Vision Center.  The experience provides students optometrists a way to promote a balanced exposure  to key areas of clinical care in a multidisciplinary setting.

During their externship they are given the opportunity to observe and have hands on expereince in  primary care optometry, pediatrics and vision therapy, cornea and contact lens practice, geriatrics, low vision rehabilitation, and ocular disease management. They also get to observe surgical procedures such as LASIK vision correction and cataract removal and lens (IOLs) replacement.  All of the externship’s responsibilities and duties are closely supervised by the attending physician.

Dr. Leonard Achiron initiated the optometry student externship program with his Alma mater The New England School of Optometry.  The Atlanta Vision Center in Hapeville, GA has been participating in the program since 1996. They are committed to providing future optometrists an expanded educational and clinical experience by providing a number of patient encounters and exposure in a real health care setting. The experience is invaluable for both the physicians and extern participants.  While the extern is developing necessary skills to maintain long-term doctor/patient relationships, the entire practice receives tremendous appreciation from their externs because of the real life experiences they had during their externship period at Atlanta Vision Center.

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Cataract E-Book
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    Read our e-book about cataracts.

    Click here to read it!

Major Insurance Providers Accepted

Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center gladly accepts most all insurances and health plans. If you don’t see your insurance provider, please contact our office. Also, please be sure to bring your insurance card with you every time you visit and notify the front desk whenever your insurance coverage changes; this way we can accurately maintain your important medical records.

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Words from our patients

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    "Atlanta Vision Center not only made me feel comfortable, but they went above and beyond to accommodate my needs, seriously it was amazing."

    Jessica L.
  • "Dr. Achiron is the best doctor in the state of Georgia."

    R. Smith
  • "The service was wonderful. I feel comfortable that if I have any problems I will be able to go back to Dr. Achiron with no problems."

    Shani F.
  • "Everyone was so super friendly. I was pleased from the moment I called to set up my consultation appointment. Thank you for such great service!"

    Tari M.
  • "I have diabetic retinopathy, and was informed about my eyes and told what was needed to do to correct my vision."

    M. Turner
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Atlanta Vision Cataract & Laser Center
3619 S Fulton Ave
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Atlanta, GA 30354