Dr. Angela Nahl
San Diego Ophthalmologist

Dr. Nahl's LASIK Practice in La Jolla

La Jolla LASIK InstituteDr. Angela Nahl founded La Jolla LASIK Institute with the goal of giving patients the gift of eyesight through high-quality and personalized treatment and care. Before starting her own vision practice, Dr. Nahl worked at three vision clinics where she honed her skills and worked alongside some of the top refractive surgeons in the country. Thanks to this experience and her naturally compassionate manner, Dr. Nahl is now a highly sought after LASIK surgeon in San Diego. She offers patients a range of refractive surgery options, including LASIK, LASEK, Epi-LASIK and PRK.

Dr. Nahl and La Jolla LASIK Institute are the trusted choice for thousands of San Diegans for many reasons, including:

Unparalleled Ophthalmic Experience

Dr. Nahl has over 20 years of experience in laser vision correction and has performed more than 10,000 eye procedures . Her proven track record of great visual results is a product of her skills, the state-of-the-art technologies she employs, and her education at prestigious institutions such as Harvard University and Doheny Eye Institute of the University of Southern California.

Individualized Eye Treatment

Dr. Nahl takes pride in ensuring patients receive the best care possible for their individual needs. From the moment patients step into the office to their last follow-up appointment, Dr. Nahl, and the attentive staff at La Jolla LASIK Institute, take great pride in ensuring that each patient feels welcomed, safe and comfortable. To ensure quality treatment and results, Dr. Nahl meets with each patient personally to obtain a thorough understanding of their unique case so that she can develop the best treatment plan possible. Dr. Nahl has helped individuals from different walks of life enjoy the gift of sight, including children from impoverished communities, local law enforcement and members of the U.S. military.

Cutting-Edge LASIK Technology

San Diego Woman Magazine Cover 2013 – Dr. Angela Nahl La Jolla LASIK Institute invests in only the most advanced technologies and equipment to provide the most precise treatment possible. This includes all-laser custom wavefront LASIK, which evaluates the eye’s unique characteristics and creates a map that directs the laser to correct the eye’s most minute imperfections, including higher-order aberrations that are not easily treated with older technologies. With all-laser custom wavefront LASIK, patients are able to enjoy the best visual results, which in turns means a greater chance at freedom from glasses and contacts.


Dr. Nahl and La Jolla LASIK Institute are proud to have earned multiple awards thanks to their ongoing commitment to delivering exceptional eye care. For the past six years, La Jolla LASIK Institute has been named “San Diego’s Best Laser Eye Center” by the readers of The San Diego Union-Tribune. In 2013, Dr. Nahl was named a “Favorite Physician” by the readers of San Diego Woman Magazine.