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Outpatient Surgery Center

Once performed only in hospitals, eye surgery has come a long way over the past 20 years. Most surgeries can now be performed safely and efficiently in outpatient surgery suites, avoiding the inconvenience and expense of a hospital admission. Our practice was an early advocate of outpatient eye surgery, and the Fishkind, Bakewell & Maltzman Eye Surgery Center has been an integral part of our approach to patient care since 1985.

Today, our doctors perform over 1,000 surgeries yearly in the comfort of this modern, technologically advanced facility.


A surgical team member will help dress you for the operating room, after which you will be made comfortable on a stretcher. A nurse will place an intravenous line (IV) for delivery of fluids and medication before and during your procedure.

Post Operating

A board-certified anesthesiologist is present at all times to monitor your safety and comfort throughout your time in the surgical center. During your surgery you will be awake but very relaxed, and you will feel no discomfort. Once your procedure is completed, you will recover with a light snack for about 20 to 30 minutes before your discharge home.

We believe that modern technology is important for excellent surgical outcomes. Just as important, however, is the personal care you receive during your visit to our facility. We strive to make this experience as positive as possible, and our professional, highly trained staff is ready to assist you in any way necessary. Please feel free to contact Diane Laughlin, RN, surgery center manager, with any questions or requests.

Exclusive Offer

New Patients receive 15% OFF Second Pair of Complete Glasses!

Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Offices Hours

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Location

Find us on the map

Tucson Office and Surgery Center

5599 North Oracle Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85704

Phone: 520-293-6740

Oro Valley Office

10425 N. Oracle Rd., Suite 135
Tucson, AZ 85737

Phone: 520-293-6740

Arizona Eye Laser Center

6837 N. Oracle Rd, Suite 15
Tucson, AZ 85704

Phone: 520-293-6740

Testimonials

Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

  • "FABULOUS! They are all kind, professional and know what they are doing!!"
    Nanci M.
  • "Dr. Bakewell explains everything .pros and cons . I would recommend him 💯 %"
    Connie P.
  • "What a great job! I was 20/800 did prk now am 20/15 in just one month.well worth it.thank you very much to all there staff"
    Antonio C.
  • "Excellent surgeons that are caring people too! Great job."
    Rob M.

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