Carter Eye Center Offering First and Only Trifocal Lens for Cataract Surgery

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Here at Carter Eye Center, we want all of our patients to achieve the best vision possible and we always seek to deliver an eye care experience that is second to none. It’s what we call the Carter Cares Advantage. If you’ve been our patient for any length of time, we sincerely hope you’ve felt… Read More

Myths Surrounding LASIK And What Makes You Not a Candidate for LASIK

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Even though it’s been around a long time, LASIK remains the most popular refractive surgery in the U.S., correcting a variety of common vision challenges. According to The American Refractive Surgery Council, LASIK enjoys an unprecedented 96% patient satisfaction rate, the highest of any optical elective procedure. Because LASIK surgery is so common, there is… Read More

LASIK or PRK-Which is Right for Me?

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If you’re starting your journey to better vision by considering laser eye surgery, congratulations! It’s a big and exciting step. And it will be a life-changing one. Everyone deserves to wake up each day with clear, unrestricted vision, free from the hassles of glasses and contacts. If you’re still in research mode, it can be… Read More

LASIK Safer Than Ever

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Modern Advancements Make LASIK Safer than Ever If you struggle with vision issues, you may wonder if LASIK is a better (safer) option than glasses or contact lenses. You wouldn’t be alone. For those who take the next step to look into LASIK, often the first question we hear is, “Is LASIK safe?” It’s a… Read More

Cataract Surgery May Do More than Improve Your Vision

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No one likes a bad night’s sleep. I bet you can’t think of a single person who couldn’t use a better night’s rest from time to time. Research by the National Sleep Foundation indicates that, as people age, they begin having a harder time falling asleep and have more trouble staying asleep than when they… Read More

Cost of LASIK | Carter Eye Center | Dallas, TX

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Can You Put a Price on Great Vision? Of course not! Most people can’t imagine life without quality vision, but if you’re someone can’t see clearly without help from glasses or contacts, you literally incur a maintenance fee for 20/20 vision. Between glasses, contacts, maintenance for both of them and annual eye exams, your costs… Read More

Dallas LASIK Superstars (and Some Other Celebrities Too)

Dallas LASIK Superstars

Do you ever wonder why you’ve never heard of someone famous who had LASIK? The truth is, you know plenty, you just may not be aware. Welcome to the Carter Eye Center tell-all, revealing some of your favorite celebrities who have gotten LASIK in Dallas and beyond! Some of the biggest stars in sports and… Read More

5 Things to Expect After LASIK Surgery

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Surgery always sounds scary. The thought of having to spend long periods of time recovering while you cope with the pain of healing and possibility of complications can make anyone think twice about whether or not the surgery is actually worth it. However, LASIK is widely regarded as one of the safest and most successful… Read More

5 Ways to Prepare for LASIK Surgery

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LASIK surgery can seem daunting. The idea of having a laser near your eye may sound scary, but the surgery itself is quick and painless. Because of the use of lasers, the surgery is highly accurate and safe. However, in preparing to undergo LASIK, it’s important to keep a few things in mind to help… Read More

How Custom LASIK Has Changed the Game

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While navigating the complex world of LASIK, you have probably noticed the term “custom LASIK” a lot. This is because custom LASIK is the new standard when it comes to getting the best possible results from your surgery. Better vision, a more predictable recovery, and a safer experience are all the result of this eye… Read More

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