BARRY LEADER, MD
Dr. Barry Leader surgical expertise is in cataract procedures, glaucoma procedures, and LASIK surgery.
ROBERT BALKAN, MD
Dr. Robert Balkan‘s has a special interest in children’s eye diseases and adult eye muscle disorders.
CLIFFORD HENDRICKS, MD
Dr. Clifford Hendricks specializes in corneal transplants (DSEK), refractive surgery (LASIK) and cataract surgery.
WHY SHOULD YOU CHOOSE THE NEW ORLEANS EYE SPECIALISTS?
We are Fellowship Trained
A fellowship is an additional year of advanced medical and surgical experience under the guidance of world-renowned experts. Most eye doctors do not choose this additional rigorous training but Drs. Leader, Balkan and Hendricks are all fellowship trained. In fact, New Orleans Eye Specialists is the only ophthalmology group in the New Orleans area where every doctor is fellowship trained.
We Specialize in All your Eye Care Needs
From routine examinations, general eye care and wellness to delicate eye surgeries, Drs. Leader, Balkan, Hendricks and Bolton offer the following specialties:
- LASIK/Vision Correction
- Cataract surgery
- Corneal Disease
- Retina, including macular degeneration and diabetes management
- Neuro Ophthalmology
- Pediatric Ophthalmology
We are Board Certified and Experienced.
All of the doctors at New Orleans Eye Specialists are fully board certified and have been in practice for more than 20 years.
We Offer Advanced Technology
New Orleans Eye Specialists offer unsurpassed clinical judgment, which is enhanced with the most advanced diagnostic, therapeutic and educational equipment. From LASIK equipment that corrects vision to a Cortex CO2 Erbium YAG laser that is used for facial rejuvenation, Drs. Leader, Balkan, Hendricks, and Bolton are outfitted with state-of-the-art equipment that offers their patients the best results.
We Offer Close Personal Attention
Patients frequently comment on the close personal attention they receive at each visit and in our full service optical shop and contact lens department. The doctors and staff place great emphasis on thorough communication in understandable, familiar language. Drs. Leader, Balkan, Hendricks, and Bolton want their patients to feel comfortable during their eye examinations and to understand any diagnoses and treatments that might result.
We are Your Doctor’s Eye Doctors
Many of the most prominent internists, optometrists and primary care physicians in the New Orleans area choose Drs. Leader, Balkan, Hendricks, and Bolton for the medical and surgical care of their own eyesight.