Eye Surgery

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The Georgia Lions Lighthouse Foundation was founded in 1949 when three Lions Clubs came together to fund one sight-saving surgery. We now perform more than 350 surgeries across the state every year.

The Lighthouse provides surgery assistance for:

  • Cataracts
  • Glaucoma
  • Diabetes-related vision loss

Requirements for Services

  • Be a legal Georgia resident
  • Complete the application process
  • Have no insurance or other way to pay for the required surgery
  • Meet financial guidelines

“The Lighthouse is a wonderful program. It helps a whole lot of people who wouldn’t have that chance to see again, and it gives them a second change at life. I’m so grateful to get my sight back.”
– Cheryl Tisdale, eye surgery recipient


The Lighthouse Foundation Eye Surgery Program is supported by a dynamic team of doctors:


















If you are interested in joining our partner network, contact Victoria Jordan, Surgery Program Director | phone 404-325-3630 x303 | email