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Welcome To The Dean McGee Eye Institute

The Premier Eye Center in Oklahoma

You want your family members to have healthy eyes and clear vision.

Headquartered in OKC, the Dean McGee Eye Institute offers the most comprehensive eye care team in the state — which includes many national and international leaders within their fields.

Trusted by patients and professionals alike since opening in 1975, the Dean McGee Eye Institute provides world-renowned patient care for your entire family, including newborns, school-age children, teens, young adults, parents, and grandparents. From routine eye exams for glasses or contacts to LASIK vision correction surgery, our team can help you and your family see more clearly.

Whether you need treatment for cataracts, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, or any other eye disease, our clinicians and surgeons have the expertise and advanced technology to treat you close to home at one of the top eye institutes in the nation. We have more specialists than any other practice in the region, with an advanced surgery center dedicated solely to eye surgery.

In addition to improved vision, we also provide a full array of cosmetic treatments for your eyes and face.

dmei is preferred eye care provider for the OKC Thunder

Distinctly Dean McGee Eye Institute

All Your Eye Care Needs

Dean McGee Eye Institute is the only practice in the region that provides specialized care for all of your eye care needs, including:

Vision Research

The Dean McGee Eye Institute is a national leader in vision research. Our physicians and researchers work together to discover new treatments for eye diseases and disorders. Patients also play a role by participating in various clinical trials.

All of this helps to keep our providers at the forefront of eye care, and provide new treatments for our patients — sometimes before they are available elsewhere.

Nationally Ranked Education Program

Thanks to our highly competitive, top-ranked residency and fellowship programs, a large percentage of the ophthalmologists currently in practice in Oklahoma were trained at the Dean McGee Eye Institute. You can rest assured knowing our physicians are the experts training the next generation of ophthalmologists.

Your Best Vision

In all that we do, the Dean McGee Eye Institute remains fully committed to helping you and your family achieve your best vision. Schedule an appointment with us today, and experience how the Dean McGee Eye Institute sets the standard in eye care in Oklahoma City, Edmond, Lawton, and beyond!