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Dr. Sidney Gicheru - Dallas Ophthalmologist

Sidney Gicheru, MDSidney Gicheru, M.D., the #LASIKBOSS, is a skilled and experienced Ophthalmologist Eye Doctor (Cataract and LASIK Eye Surgeon and Physician). 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.

Dr. Gicheru Surgical Experience

Dr. Gicheru Medical Experience

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. He is American Board of Ophthalmology certified.

Dr. Sidney Gicheru Awards and Honors

Dr. Gicheru Training and Education

  1. Dr. Gicheru received his undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering and Pre-Medical studies from Southern Methodist University.
  2. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.
  3. 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.

Dr. Boothe and Dr. Gicheru Alliance

Dr. Bill Boothe was one of the pioneers of LASIK in the Dallas Fort Worth. Over 30 years, he reports that he performed over 150,000 LASIK procedures. At one time, this qualified him as the busiest LASIK surgeon in the world. On May 1st, 2015, William A. Boothe, M.D. retired and closed his practice. When he needed to find a practice to refer his current patients and leave his medical records to, he chose Sidney Gicheru, M.D. at LaserCare Eye Center. On Dr. Boothe’s retirement, LaserCare Eye Center became the Custodian of Medical Records for Boothe Eye Care and Laser Center.

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