Eye care with excellence
Hello and welcome to the Eye Center. The Center was
started by Dr. Sham Tekwani over
30 years ago and
provides a wide range of eye care services  including routine
eye examinations, glasses, contacts, glaucoma treatment
and surgery, cataract surgery, laser treatments for diabetic
retinopathy, macular degeneration, and eye lid surgery.

Dr. Kerry Young joined the center in 2006. She is a St. Louis
native and has been caring for fellow St. Louisan
s for the last
20 years.

     Optical Services
The center also has an optical dispensary which has
the latest in eye wear at reasonable prices. We
specialize in contact lenses and many of our patients
have been categorised as  difficult to fit somewhere
else because of severe dry  eyes  or astigmatism or
other corneal problems.

The eye center has been serving the needs of St.
Louis residents since 1986. Thanks for visiting our

    Optical Services
    our  optical department carries the latest in
    fashion eye wear and various contact lenses.
    We are provider for  
    VSP , VBA and EYEMED other
    vision plans.
    Please call our office for details.
Some of the reasons for regular eye exam

  • Vision benefits, glasses/contacts
  • Dry Eye Syndrome
  • Cloudy or blurred vision
  • Difficulty reading, driving
  • Cataracts
  • Allergic eye problems, itching
  • Glaucoma
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Floaters or light flashes
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Tearing or watering
  • Redness or discharge
  • Eye pain or headaches
  • Taking certain medications that
     can effect your vision
  • People over age 40 years
     should have your eyes examined
                     Laser Care at the Eye Center
    Ophthalmology has always been at the forefront in using lasers in medicine and the Eye Center has lasers available on site for management of
    various ocular problems.
    Most common uses include glaucoma, diabetes and various retinal diseases.  Should your condition warrant such a treatment, remain assured
    you will get the best care possible.

                                Surgical Care
    Should you or a loved one need eye surgery, you receive best possible care on out patient basis. Some of the surgery is performed at the center
    but some complex procedures may need to be performed at an outpatient surgery center or a hospital.
Vision correction with glasses,
contacts or surgery
St. Louis STL

ST. LOUIS, MO 63118                     PHONE 314-771-3000
Experience and Compassion
Latest in eye care technology

3535 S. Jefferson
St. Louis, MO 63118
Phone: 314- 771- 3000

( Located at the Jefferson campus of  
St. Alexius Hospital)
3535 S. Jefferson, Suite S-4
Saint Louis, MO 63118
Phone   314-771-3000