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Meet Our Eye Surgeons

Davis Duehr Dean has some of the best eye surgeons in the country. It's a quality difference that's plain to see. Across the board you will find a strong dedication to patients, and leadership in the field of ophthalmic surgery.

Davis Duehr Dean eye surgeons have pioneered many innovations in the advancement of eye surgery and published extensively in medical journals. They also teach surgical techniques to other surgeons locally, nationally and internationally.

Stephen Boorstein, MD

Stephen Boorstein, MD
"I was impressed with Dr. Boorstein and his whole staff for the thoughtful and professional way I was treated, making me feel very comfortable. I recommend Dr. Boorstein for refractive surgery to all my friends and family."
- Scott W., Pharmacist

Dr. Stephen Boorstein, Chief of the Department of Ophthalmology, has been performing refractive surgery his entire career. He is a nationally recognized expert in refractive surgery. He has served as a lecturer and an expert panelist on refractive surgery at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ASCRS), and is an appointed VISX Excimer LASER Physician Trainer, instructing other refractive surgeons how to minimize and avoid complications in refractive surgery.

Dr. Boorstein has recently been elected by his peers to the prestigious "Best Doctors in America." His patients include prominent members of the community and other physicians.

View Dr. Boorstein's full profile.

Christopher Croasdale, MD

Christopher Croasdale, MD
"Dr. Croasdale really cares about his patients. I remember he gave me his home phone number after my surgery — just in case I had any problems or questions. I thought that was really wonderful."
- Kay S., Law Enforcement Analyst

Dr. Croasdale is both a refractive surgeon and corneal transplant specialist. He shares his expertise as Assistant Clinical Professor and the Assistant Director of the Corneal Transplant and Refractive Surgery Fellowship program at the University of Wisconsin.

Dr. Croasdale also has a passion for international public health and blindness prevention, and has served in Nigeria, Philippines and India. Before coming to Davis Duehr Dean, he worked in the outback of Australia for the Australian Public Health and Royal Flying Doctors Services.

View Dr. Croasdale's full profile.

Anne Kilby, MD

"Amazed that I waited this long! It changed my whole way of life!!"
- Jamae R., Patient

Dr. Kilby's surgical expertise includes refractive surgery. She enjoys educating patients about their condition and treatment options, so they can make the decision that works best for them. Each person is unique and has different needs, which leads Dr. Kilby to favor a team approach in addressing their eye care.

Dr. Kilby finds ophthalmology to be a fascinating and dynamic field with close patient contact. She completed a corneal and refractive surgery fellowship at the University of Minnesota.

View Dr. Kilby's full profile.

Catherine Lee, MD

Catherine Lee, MD
"Last summer I saw Dr. Lee for cataract surgery on both of my eyes... It was a pleasure to see someone who truly enjoys her work and does it well. Her staff has been with her a long time and they too enjoy their jobs. I have to thank Dr. Lee for making me see clearly and color's so much brighter than before surgery."
- Kevin K., Patient

Dr. Lee comes to us with over 13 years of experience as a surgeon, educator and researcher. She proudly joined her esteemed colleagues at Davis Duehr Dean to focus on her clinical interests which include cataract and refractive surgery, refractive lenses as well as comprehensive ophthalmology.

While her practice services Jefferson County and surrounding areas, she also has privileges at Davis Duehr Dean Refractive Surgery and the Davis Duehr Dean Surgery Center.

View Dr. Lee's full profile.

Peter McCanna, MD

Peter McCanna, MD
"I was more than legally blind in my only eye. I had learned Braille. I was very apprehensive, but the operation was an instant success. I still find it a miracle. I will always be thankful for Dr. McCanna's surgical skill and expertise."
- Dora W., Patient

Dr. McCanna has performed thousands of surgeries in more than 20 years of practice, specializing in cataract surgery and laser vision correction.

He lectures and teaches surgery as an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Wisconsin.

View Dr. McCanna's full profile.

Brett Pariseau, MD

Brett Pariseau

"I will listen to your concerns, treat you with respect and provide you with a straightforward assessment. Together we will discuss your goals and develop a treatment plan that meets your expected results."

Brett Pariseau, MS, MD received his medical degree from Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. He completed his surgical internship and ophthalmology residency at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin.

Dr. Pariseau received over two years of fellowship training in oculofacial plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Center for Facial Appearances in Salt Lake City, UT and at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He is board certified in ophthalmology and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

John Vukich, MD

John Vukich, MD
"Dr. Vukich and his whole staff are so nice — so attentive to your every need. Truly a great group of people. I'd recommend them in a heartbeat!"
- Anne J., Printing Account Representative

Dr. Vukich is a recognized leader in his field. He performed the first LASIK surgery in the state of Wisconsin on an FDA approved laser in 1995 and has been awarded the prestigious VISX Star given to the top 5% of refractive surgeons in the United States.

He performed the first Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL) vision correction surgery in the United States since FDA approval in early 2006. and was the National Medical Monitor for the study leading up to FDA approval. His patients include high profile sports figures and multiple physicians.

View Dr. Vukich's full profile.

Take the Next Step

Considering eye surgery? Contact us for a free consultation at 608-282-EYES (3937) or 800-362-7796 (toll-free). Or, use our online form.

Free Consultation

Learn more about our surgical procedures, including refractive surgery, and see if you're a candidate by calling (608) 282-EYES (3937) or toll-free, (800) 362-7796.

Or, fill out our surgical consultation online form.

Browse Our Flipbook on Laser Vision Correction

Considering refractive eye surgery or another procedure? Browse our flipbook to learn more about the procedure, benefits and more.

Archived Webinar: Refractive Surgery

If you’ve been considering refractive eye surgery, listen to a Davis Duehr Dean Refractive Surgeon as he answers the most common questions about refractive surgery, including, Does it hurt?, What's the recovery time?, How do today's laser procedures work?, and Why does choosing an experienced surgeon matter?

Watch the free, archived webinar now.

Use Those Flex Dollars

You can use your flexible spending dollars for:

• Refractive surgery
• Prescription eyeglasses and sunglasses
• Complete eye exams
• Contact lenses (including colored contact lenses)

Before you set aside your flex dollars for refractive surgery, see us for a free consultation to ensure you are a candidate for the surgery.