LZW: Leading Eye Laser Centre in the Rhine-Main Region

The LZW is one of the leading laser eye centres in the Rhine-Main Region between Frankfurt, Wiesbaden, Mainz and Koblenz. With more than 400 sqm, our premises are spacious and comfortable, and we offer you the latest in laser technology. As your preferred laser eye centre, your safety is our priority and we pride ourselves on providing you with personal service.

Our private clinic

On over 400 sqm, our state-of-the-art laser centre offers comprehensive service and the latest in laser technology. After surgery, you can recover in one of our single rooms with en-suite bathroom, where you will be looked after by one of our nurses.

Our modern private clinic is located in the city centre of Wiesbaden, above the Peek & Cloppenburg fashion store and diagonally opposite the car park of the Karstadt department store.

Please contact us for a detailed consultation on treatment options for your vision problems, lens implants and eyelid corrections.

Clinic Manager:
Dr med. Beate Steinhorst

Dr med. Beate Steinhorst, Specialist for Ophthalmology and chief ophthalmic surgeon at the LZW, has 20 years of experience in refractive laser surgery. It was she who first introduced individual, customised laser treatment for vision correction to the Rhine-Main region.

University education: Studied medicine at Free University of Berlin and Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf

Continuing education:
Trained as Specialist in Ophthalmology at Heidberg Municipal Eye Hospital, Hamburg

Career history after completion of training:
Senior Physician, Department of Paediatric Ophthalmology, Eye Clinic at the Hamburg University Hospital,

Specialist for Ophthalmology with practice in Hamburg-Norderstedt.
Specialising in: Refractive laser surgery, plastic surgery, paediatric ophthalmology

Managing Director and Chief Ophthalmic Surgeon, LZW Laserzentrum Wiesbaden GmbH & Co. KG

“Ärztliche Approbation” (licence to practise medicine), Doctor of Medicine, Specialist for Ophthalmology

German Association of Ophthalmologists (Berufsverband der Augenärzte Deutschlands, BVA), List of users Committee of Refractive Surgery (Komittee Refraktive Chirurgie, KRC)

ESCRS (European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons)

Since 2007, KRC certified LASIK trainer (in accordance with the guidelines of the German Committee of Refractive Surgery)

Member of the Augenlaser Klinikverbund, an association of highly qualified eye hospitals and ophthalmologists


The Team

Our highly trained team will look after you – before, during, and after your surgery. We are committed to providing you with first-class and discrete care. There are always a doctor, specialists (such as ophthalmologists and optometrists) and experienced nurses in attendance at the LZW.

Enjoy the benefits of our private clinic.

  • High-quality and comfortable rooms for patients
  • Comfortably furnished recovery room with a pleasant atmosphere
  • Personal and courteous care before, during and after treatment or surgery
  • During your stay, you will be constantly looked after by our dedicated nurses
  • There is always a doctor in attendance at our clinic
  • The latest, state-of-the-art technology

Our service for you

If you have a long journey, by plane or train, for example, we will organise your transfer to the LZW.

If you plan to stay overnight in or around Wiesbaden, we are happy recommend a hotel. The LZW has agreements with guesthouses and hotels at all price levels.

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