Laser vision correction is one of the most frequently sought procedures in the U.S. From celebrities to the mainstream, hundreds of thousands of people who were tired of the hassle and expense of glasses or contact lenses and wanted to reduce, or eliminate, their dependence with laser vision correction, have had this safe and “magic-like” procedure.
Thousands upon thousands of people are choosing to experience life without glasses or contact lenses. From people in their late teens to early 20’s, to middle age, to mature adults, technology continues to evolve that meets the demand for glasses-free living. Whether you are nearsighted, farsighted, have astigmatism, or presbyopia, Carolinas Eye Center devotes itself exclusively to the art and science of refractive surgery. Dr. Wesley Clement, one of the area’s most experienced refractive surgeons, continues to be on the leading edge of offering the newest treatments supported by the latest equipment for patients who want today’s state-of-the-art technology.
One of the most popular excimer lasers used by Carolinas Eye Center is the VISX Star S4 Excimer Laser System. It has IR (Iris Registration) for more custom and accurate laser ablation. Time and time again performs accurately and precisely for laser-vision correction.
Candidates for Lasik are at least 18 years of age, have a stable glasses prescription and are free of eye disease. Status for candidacy for Lasik is typically determined during an initial evaluation by Dr. Clement.