Dr. Sidney Gicheru - Dallas Ophthalmologist

Sidney Gicheru, MDDr. Sidney Gicheru M.D., the #LASIKBOSS, is a skilled and experienced Ophthalmologist Eye Doctor (Cataract and LASIK Eye Surgeon and Physician). He is American Board of Ophthalmology certified. He has specialized in LASIK and Lens based Vision Correction Surgery since 2000. Dr Gicheru is one of few Dallas area LASIK surgeons who has had LASIK performed on his own eyes.





He has a wide array of experience with

  • LASIK Eye Surgery
  • PRK
  • ReLEx SMILE Eye Surgery (mini-LASIK)
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Refractive Cataract surgery (including the TORIC and ReSTOR multifocal lens implant).


Dr Gicheru performs Comprehensive eye exams, as well as Laser treatments for Glaucoma and Diabetes in Irving, Southlake, Plano and surrounding areas of Dallas. Dr. Gicheru has had a long and distinguished career. He founded LaserCare Eye Center in 2000.



Dr. Gicheru received his undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering and Pre-Medical studies from Southern Methodist University. He obtained his Medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Thereafter he completed his Medical Internship at the prestigious Beth Israel Hospital/Harvard Medical School program. He went on to complete his Ophthalmology Residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.

On a personal note, Dr. Gicheru was born in Superior, Wisconsin. He has lived in the Dallas metroplex for over 30 years. He is married with 2 children. For recreation, he enjoys long distance running, cycling, swimming, world travel and electronic gadgetry.

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440 West Lyndon B Johnson Freeway

Irving, TX 75063


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Irving Office

Irving Office
440 W. Interstate 635, #300
Irving, TX 75063

Southlake Office

Southlake Office
1910 E State Hwy 114
Southlake, TX 76092

Plano Office

Plano Office
4708 Alliance Blvd., #620
Plano, TX 75093

Lasercare Eye Center PA

Lasercare Eye Center offers iDesign LASIK laser vision correction, PRK laser eye surgery, Wavefront™, SMILE Vision Correction, and blade free IntraLASIK to residents of Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas. Lasercare Eye Center has experienced Laser Cataract Surgeons who use ORA smart vision on post refractive LASIK patients. They specialize in cataract surgery with a wide range of intraocular lenses including ReSTOR, TORIC, Crystalens, and Symphony. Lasercare Eye Center has patients from Allen, Arlington, Bedford, Carrollton, Coppell, Dallas, Euless, Fort Worth, Frisco, Ft Worth, Garland, Hurst, Irving, Las Colinas, Mansfield, McKinney, Plano, Richardson and surrounding Texas communities.