Why Choose New Vision Laser Center

Brightbill/Ericson Eye Associates New Vision Laser Center, located in Rockford, Illinois, proudly serves the eye-care needs of patients in Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin. We specialize in cataract surgery, LASIK and corneal surgery, glaucoma management and contact lens services. Retina and cosmetic eye care are also available.

Our optical shop offers personalized service and designer frames.

We look forward to providing you with compassionate care and educating you regarding the health of your eyes.

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Meet Our Doctors

EricsonSmallDr. Eric Ericson

Dr. Eric Ericson is a Rockford native and a founding partner of New Vision Laser Center. He was born and raised locally and graduated from Rockford West High School. He is a comprehensive ophthalmologist providing glaucoma care and cataract surgery with more than 30 years of eye health care experience in Rockford.

mitulDr. Mitul Vakharia

Dr. Mitul Vakharia is a cornea specialist and partner at New Vision Laser Center. He performs advanced cataract surgery with toric and multifocal intraocular lenses as well as corneal surgery and LASIK surgery.

Romaniv 1Dr. Natalya Romaniv

Dr. Natalya Romaniv is a comprehensive ophthalmologist who specializes in cataract surgery. She is a skilled cataract surgeon who uses the latest phacoemulsification techniques for cataract surgery, and offers both toric and multifocal intraocular lens implants to reduce dependence on glasses after surgery.

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"I chose New Vision Laser Center and Dr. Vakharia because he was excellent and answered all my questions and reassured me. My eyes were horrible and I could not see six inches in front of my face. I am so happy to see 20/20 with no contacts or glasses."
- Shellie

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NFL Kicker Derek Dimke chooses New Vision

Derek Dimke is the most accurate placekicker in University of Illinois history and is currently under contract with the New Orleans Saints in the NFL. He’s a Rockford native and he chose Dr. Vakharia at New Vision for his LASIK surgery when he was home from training camp.

Local Model Tyler Suess chooses New Vision

Tyler Suess is a local model who could never tolerate contact lenses and didn’t like the look of her glasses, so she would usually go without them. She chose to have LASIK surgery with Dr. Vakharia at New Vision Laser Center and was thrilled with her results.