Swagel Wootton Eye Institute was founded in 1962 by Dr. James Wootton, with Dr. Lorin Swagel later joining to form Swagel Wootton Eye Institute. For 60 years, Swagel Wootton Eye Institute has been caring for the vision health need of the East Valley.
As an ophthalmology practice rooted in surgical and medical services, we place the needs of our patients first, investing in industry-leading technology, including advanced cataract lens implants, laser-assisted cataract surgery, Femtosecond and Wavelight® lasers, and Contoura® and Vario testing, to ensure patient safety, comfort, and high-quality results. We know that experiencing changes in your vision can be challenging. Our team of eye doctors is here to support you in your eye health journey so that you can reach your vision goals. Under the leadership of Medical Director Dr. Loan Ramsey, renowned refractive and cataract surgeon, the Swagel Wootton Eye Institute had increased its scope of service and streamlined the patient experience.
Our dedicated team of eyecare experts can address a variety of eye health concerns ranging from cataracts and refractive errors to dry eye, glaucoma, and retinal issues. Swagel Wootton’s board-certified eye doctors are committed to delivering the highest-quality eyecare in the East Valley and have improved the lives of thousands of patients through customized vision correction procedures.
Swagel Wootton Eye Institute’s mission is to improve lives through better vision and outstanding patient experiences.
At Swagel Wootton Eye Institute, we are all about Excellence. Excellence is at the core of everything that we do. Patient care. Technology. Our team. Excellence in quality and affordable care. Our doctors. Our outcomes. Helping individuals improve their vision AND their quality of life is an incredibly rewarding experience – we are changing lives daily!
From that first evaluation until the day after surgery follow-ups, absolutely everyone I encountered was pleasant, knowledgeable and caring. The doctors never seem rushed and are always willing to answer questions until the patient is clear on everything they want to know. A first class place to take care of your eyes.
Expertise and service that consistently meet my admittedly high expectations. The surgical coordinator, the surgeon, optometrist and optician all understood my unique needs and worked together seamlessly. I enthusiastically recommend Swagel Wootton, especially if you have special vision needs!
5 stars isn’t enough stars! I had cataract surgery here and entire experience was exceptional. Highest recommendation!