About Us

Operacija dioptrije je spremenila moje življenje

About Us

VIDIM, the eye health centre at Mariborska cesta 88, Celje, Slovenia, performs refractive eye surgery at the highest level. The eye health centre comprises an outpatient and surgical ward, as well as their own eyewear shop selling eyeglasses, sunglasses, contact lenses and other products for vision improvement.

The VIDIM eye surgery centre performs approximately 700 eye examinations and approximately 100 refractive eye surgeries per month. In April 2015 they began to perform laser refractive eye surgery by using the latest ReLEx SMILE method and the VisuMax Zeiss laser.

Their most important eye health services include various outpatient and surgery services aimed to improve the vision of their patients.


Refractive eye surgery services:
- Vision correction surgery:
     o Laser vision correction by using the latest ReLEx SMILE method (between 21 and 40 years of age) 
     o Implanting collamer lens (Visian ICL) to improve dioptre after 21 years of age   
     o Implanting intraocular lens for vision correction (after 40 years of age)


Refractive cataract surgery (usually after 65 years of age)


In more than 15 years of his professional career, ophthalmologist Boštjan Drev, MD, has performed more than 12,000 refractive cataract surgeries, implanting of superior intraocular lens, artificial (phakic)intraocular lens (Visian ICL) and laser vision correction surgeries by using the ReLEx SMILE method. He is a member of the Slovenian, European (ESCRS) and American (ASCRS) Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, as well as member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO). 

The team includes two more doctors: Ophthalmologist Boris Tomec, MD and ophthalmologist Nenad Špička, MD, both of whom have many years of experience in the field of ophthalmology.

VIDIM is the only eye health centre in Slovenia and the wider region which performs laser vision correction surgery by using the latest ReLEx SMILE method. The ReLEx SMILE method has been practiced for four years and has been tested enough to prove its excellence.

The VIDIM eye health and surgery centre is a

Preferred Partner of 


in this part of Europe in the field of refractive eye surgery.


The centre is also in the process of obtaining an international accreditation for health services provided in accordance with the AACI system (an upgrade of the ISO 9001 standard).

The VIDIM eyewear shop is part of the VIDIM eye health centre and was established in order to provide patients with everything they need in one place – from eye examinations and eyewear to refractive eye surgery. In this way, we can provide a holistic eye care experience to our patients. In the VIDIM eyewear shop you can have your vision examined by an ophthalmologist and buy eyeglasses, sunglasses and contact lenses of the most known eyewear brands.

In order to provide superior quality support to patients, the VIDIM eye health and surgery centre has established a professionally trained contact centre Allin®Medicina. They provide information to patients who are interested in having a consultation regarding refractive eye surgery, they are in charge of making appointments or changing appointments for patients and they provide support after refractive eye surgery. For any information please call +386 (0)3 82 81 886.



Eyewear shop: +386 (0)3 491 2900, Outpatient clinic +386 (0)59 230 961, 
Fax: +386 (0)59 230 965
E-mail: ambulanta@vidim.si, vidimoptika@vidim.si

Web: www.vidim.siwww.ocesne-operacije.si

Facebook:  www.facebook.com/VIDIMCelje; www.facebook.com/vidimoptika