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Dr. John Gillis Joins Stahl Vision

Stahl Vision, the Miami Valley’s leader in LASIK & cataract surgery, is proud to welcome Dr. John Gillis to our team of expert ophthalmologists.

Dr. Gillis is a board-certified ophthalmologist with a specialization in cataract surgery, diabetic and glaucoma exams, as well as auto-immune baseline eye exams, dry eye, and routine eye exams.

Dr. Gillis received his undergraduate degree in Biology and Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He went on to complete his medical degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) in Bethesda, Maryland.

Prior to joining Stahl Vision and following in our very own Dr. James Knowles’ shoes, Dr. Gillis was formerly the Chief of Ophthalmology and Refractive surgery at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and is an experienced surgeon in advanced cataract surgery utilizing the same advanced lens technology we offer at Stahl Vision.

Dr. Gillis is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.

We are excited to welcome Dr. Gillis to Stahl Vision’s mission of excellence in eye care. Call Stahl Vision at 937-427-20-20 to schedule an exam today.


Brian Stahl, MD was voted by the community in the Best of Dayton 2022 as best ophthalmologist. The Dayton Daily News and annually hosts the voting for Best of Dayton to celebrate the community’s favorites across categories like health care, shopping, living, and life in the region.

“It’s an honor to be recognized and chosen by our Dayton community. For over 25 years I have had the honor of serving the Miami Valley through LASIK and cataract surgery. It is the people we help that continues my passion for eye care,” states Dr. Brian Stahl.

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Over the past 20 years more than 10,000 patients have chosen Stahl Vision for their eyes. Since 1994, Stahl Vision has been the undisputed leader for superb quality in vision correction across Ohio. In fact, Dr. Brian Stahl and Dr. James Knowles are the most experienced LASIK & Cataract surgeons in the area.

Stahl Vision has not only been dedicated to offering their patients the most advanced and safest treatment options and technology to improve their vision but have also become synonymous with delivering unmatched customer service. With its team of certified and experience doctors and expertly trained staff, Stahl Vision has become a cornerstone in the community and has even opened the area’s most state-of-the-art ophthalmic surgery center.

“We sincerely thank the community for embracing our practice, trusting us with their own as well as their family’s vision, and supporting us over the last 20 years,” states Dr. Brian Stahl, founder and owner of Stahl Vision.

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