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About Our Practice: The Destination for Premier Eye Care

At the Waring Vision Institute, vision correction is our passion. We believe a positive client experience matters. Dr. George Waring IV has established an ophthalmology practice with a reputation for excellence in vision correction, and he is a leading authority in the field of eye surgery. For those who are seeking an advanced practice with the latest technologies and procedures, and a client-focused experience, we invite you to connect with us at the Waring Vision Institute.

Dr. Waring IV is a diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He has served as an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, and as the Director of Refractive Surgery at the Medical University of South Carolina, the Storm Eye Institute, and is one of our nation’s most accomplished eye surgeons.

Dr. Waring is involved in the development of new procedures to resolve a range of eye conditions, as well as ongoing clinical research. He serves as Adjunct Assistant Professor of Bioengineering at the College of Engineering and Science at Clemson University. As such, his clients gain access to some of the most advanced, effective treatments available in the USA. He has been called upon to teach new surgical procedures to ophthalmologists on four continents. You can take advantage of his expertise in a warm, compassionate environment where every member of the staff focuses on a premium client experience.

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Meet Dr. Waring

Dr. Waring is consistently recognized as one of the Nation’s Top Doctors in Ophthalmology by Castle Connolly’s Guide to America’s Top Ophthalmologists, and as a Top Ophthalmologist and Leading Physician of the world by the International Association of Ophthalmologists.

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Client Testimonials

Read what our clients say about us so you are confident in the level of professionalism and exceptional care and treatments we provide. We are thankful for the countless word-of-mouth referrals from clients and other medical professionals that have directed clients to our clinic over our years in practice.

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Become an educated client by watching one of our video presentations. Dr. Waring preformed the first laser-assisted cataract surgery with the Catalys laser in South Carolina, the first high definition custom LASIK in South Carolina, and the very first in the high speed LASIK in the United States. You can watch many of these procedures here.

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In the News

Dr. Waring is an authority on the most advanced ophthalmological treatments, and has been deeply involved in the development of new vision correction procedures. He has frequently been interviewed by various news programs, including National Public Radio. You can access various news stories and TV video to find out more about our advanced surgical techniques performed by Dr. Waring.

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