Based in St. Louis, MO, Surgical Direct Inc. was founded in 2001 by Kevin Francis.  After five years as a phacoemulsification specialist, Kevin started with one phaco machine, a van, and his home garage for storage. SDI now serves a multi-state region, assisting in over 10,000 cataract procedures each year. Since SDI is privately owned which gives us the flexibility needed to provide the best possible service.