Welcome to The Mile High Eye Institute, a world class eye care facility right here in Denver. We serve the Denver metro area as well as the surrounding communities with multiple locations. Our Mission is to always provide the most advanced and complete medical/surgical care for the eye. Using the latest technology and most advanced surgical techniques, we strive for our patients to have the best vision possible and perfect surgical outcomes. Our doctors have the training and experience required to treat the most complex anterior segment diseases of the eye.
We provide a variety of services from treating complex conditions such as keratoconus and herpetic eye disease to surgical procedures to gain independence from glasses such as LASIK and cataracts surgery. You will receive world class care, 5-star service, and you will be treated like family at Mile High Cornea. Along the path to better vision, we will make sure you are cared for in a thoughtful and sensitive manner.
Our patients are never rushed or pressured into making any decision, including surgery. Our doctors will personally make sure you are carefully educated throughout the entire process of your care.
Dr. Stacey Hoins’ Story
I met Dr. Richheimer when I observed him in clinic as an intern in optometry school. I was very reluctant to undergo elective eye surgery, especially since I was so nearsighted that there could be complications. As an eye doctor, sharp, unhindered vision is extremely important when examining my patients’ eyes. After watching him perform several complex surgeries I knew I could trust him with my vision. (more…)
Global Burden of Eye and Vision Disease as Reflected in the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Lindsay N. Boyers, BA; Chante Karimkhani, BA; John Hilton, MSc, MPhil; William Richheimer, MD; Robert P. Dellavalle, MD, PhD, MSPH IMPORTANCE Eye and vision disease burden should help guide ophthalmologic research prioritization. The Global Burden of Disease (GBD) Study 2010 compiled data from 1990 to 2010 on 291 diseases and
We are pleased to announce a new addition to our dry eye spa at Mile High Eye Institute. Dry eye is often one of the first signs of Sjogren’s syndrome. Sjogren’s syndrome is an auto-immune disease that causes damage to the body’s moisture-producing glands. It is estimated that 4 million
On July 22nd eye doctors from all over the Denver metro area congregated at Harvard Park Surgery Center for a 2 hour live surgery educational event. Dr. Richheimer performed 3 different eye surgeries highlighting the newest surgical technologies in the management of eye diseases such as cataracts, keratoconus, and Fuchs
Please join us in welcoming Michael as our new practice manager! If you would like to get in touch with Michael concerning any issues, do not hesitate to email him (non-urgent issues for email) at email@example.com
MHEI doctors, staff, and family were out in full force at the Sjogrens Walk at City Park on Saturday, June 14th. Along with being a major sponsor of the event, MHEI staff was on hand to answer any questions and spread the word on the dry eye services provided at
! We look forward to providing you with great vision soon! Someone with our office will reach out to you within the next 24 hours.
Mile High Eye Institute has the most advanced lasers in the world which provide the most precise and accurate treatment possible for the best visual results and independence from glasses and contact lenses.
Our doctors have performed surgery on thousands of people in the Denver metro area, the United States, and people from around the world. Our doctors have performed surgery on other doctors as well as professional athletes.
5 Star Service:
At Mile High Eye Institute you will be treated like family while receiving thoughtful and thorough eye care without feeling like you are being rushed through a 'process'. Our doctors and staff are dedicated to making you feel as comfortable as possible while providing you with excellent vision.