Address: 5300 Gateway Centre Flint, MI 48507 View Map
Phone: (810) 720-9111
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About Us

Michigan Vision Institute is dedicated to improving and preserving eyesight through the most advanced medical and surgical eye care procedures available.

Since first opening in 2005, Michigan Vision Institute has been dedicated to improving and preserving eyesight through the most advanced medical and surgical eye care procedures available. Our surgeons are some of the first in the state to offer LenSx - laser assisted cataract surgery and iStent - trabecular micro-bypass surgery.  Meet our doctors!

While our main focus is medical and surgical treatment of ocular pathology (i.e. Cataracts, Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy, Strabismus, etc.), we also have an on-site optical department and lens finishing lab that offers the highest quality contact lenses and eyeglasses for the entire family.

At Michigan Vision Institute we accept virtually all Medical Insurance plans and most Vision Insurance plans, including Davis Vision.

 

Some of the services offered by Michigan Vision Institute:

  • Traditional cataract surgery
  • LenSx – laser assisted cataract surgery
  • Premium IOLs including: Crystalens AO, Trulign Toric, Acrysof IQ Toric, ReSTOR, and TECNIS Multifocal lenses
  • On-site LASIK
  • SLT laser treatment of glaucoma as an alternative to eye drops
  • Pediatric eye care
  • Tear duct and Eyelid surgery
  • Strabismus (Eye muscle) surgery

Medical evaluation and surgical treatment of:

  • Glaucoma – including surgical implantation of iStent
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy

In-office minor procedures:

  • Chalazion removal
  • Punctal occlusion for dry eye

Full service optical shop

Virtually all Medical Insurance plans and most Vision Insurance plans are accepted at Michigan Vision Institute.

Call to schedule your comprehensive eye examination (810) 720-9111

 

Meet our Doctors

Edward P. Stack, M.D.

Dr. Stack founded Michigan Vision Institute in 2005. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Detroit, then attended the Stritch School of Medicine at Loyola University in Chicago. He completed his residency at the St. Louis University Eye Institute in 1995, where he was named Resident of the Year. He is board certified by the American board of Ophthalmology and a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is also an assistant clinical professor at Michigan State University School of Medicine. Dr Stack provides comprehensive eye care including traditional cataract surgery, LenSx – laser assisted cataract surgery, glaucoma surgery, iStent – trabecular bypass stent implantation, LASIK, diabetic laser eye surgery and pediatric eye surgery.


Athear M. Alrawi, M.D.

Dr Alrawi joined Michigan Vision Institute in 2008. He is a graduate of the University Of Michigan School Of Medicine. He completed his residency at the University of California San Francisco in 2002. He is board certified by the American board of Ophthalmology and a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr Alrawi provides comprehensive eye care including cataract surgery, LenSx – laser assisted cataract surgery, glaucoma surgery, iStent – trabecular bypass stent implantation, and diabetic laser eye surgery.


Kelly C.K. Tierney, O.D.

Dr. Tierney is a state licensed Doctor of Optometry who joined Michigan Vision Institute in 2012. She is a 2007 graduate of the Michigan College of Optometry at Ferris State University. Dr. Tierney brings optometric knowledge from extensive training at the Detroit Veterans Administration Hospital, Pawnee Indian Health Clinic in Oklahoma and an Ophthalmology practice in Ohio. At Michigan Vision Institute, Dr. Tierney provides comprehensive medical-based eye care on patients of all ages. She co-manages patients directly with Dr. Stack to provide seamless pre- and post-operative care for glaucoma, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and strabismus. Having two small children, Dr. Tierney knows the importance of children’s eye health. She provides pediatric eye examinations on infants and children with vast knowledge in the treatment and management of amblyopia, esotropia, exotropia, blocked tear ducts, styes, red eyes, trauma, congenital cataracts and congenital glaucoma. Dr. Tierney is available for same day emergency eye care needs.


John F. Labaza, O.D.

Dr. Labaza is a state licensed Doctor of Optometry who joined Michigan Vision Institute in 2013. He is a 1979 graduate of the Michigan College of Optometry at Ferris State University. At Michigan Vision Institute, Dr. Labaza provides comprehensive eye care for patients of all ages. He has extensive experience in fitting patients with contact lenses. His knowledge includes specialty contact lens fittings for keratoconus, pellucid marginal degeneration, gas permeable lenses, bifocal lenses, multifocal lenses, and high astigmatism contact lenses. Dr. Labaza is available for same day emergency eye care needs.