Dr. George Waring is a respected leader in LASIK surgery procedures. He is active in clinical research, has published over 100 scientific papers, and has been called upon to lecture on advanced surgical treatments on four different continents.
He is the course director for LASIK for the American Academy of Ophthalmology, responsible for teaching LASIK to surgeons from around the United States and around the world. Dr. Waring was the first surgeon in the United States to preform LASIK with a high-speed laser and the first surgeon in South Carolina to preform high definition custom LASIK. Beyond his impressive credentials, his practice has been built around achieving the optimum client experience. Rather than a long waiting time, you can expect concierge-style service and an experience that is pleasant, luxurious, and comfortable. For LASIK surgery, you are invited to have a free initial consultation to determine if you are a good candidate for this innovative procedure. Get more in-depth information in our LASIK Surgery page.
For those who must wear glasses or contacts for vision correction, LASIK surgery may be the right way to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism and presbyopia and allow you to set aside the glasses or contacts. LASIK stands for laser assisted in situ keratomileusis. In this procedure, a tiny beam of laser energy is used to reshape the cornea (the clear, rounded front portion of your eye) so that the incoming information is correctly focused on the retina, forming a clear image.LASIK Eye Surgery
To find out if you are a candidate for LASIK, your eyes, age, and health must be evaluated. You must be at least 18 years old, and cannot be pregnant or breastfeeding. The medications you take must be reviewed before your candidacy can be confirmed. Take advantage of a free initial consultation.More on candidacy
Read answers to the most frequently asked questions about LASIK so you understand the basics about the procedure.Read our LASIK FAQ
George Waring IV MD FACS
735 Johnnie Dodds Blvd, Ste 101
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
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