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Dr. Kerry Solomon Selected for Best Doctors in America® list

This spring, Dr. Kerry Solomon received the honor of being included in the 2019-2020 Best Doctors in America® list. The list includes some of the nation’s most renowned and distinguished specialists. To be selected for the list, physicians are nominated and then voted on by existing members of the Best Doctors in America List. It consists of doctors naming other…

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Dr. Kerry Solomon Rings in the New Year with Awards and Recognition

As the leading Laser Cataract and LASIK surgeon in South Carolina, Dr. Kerry Solmon continues to be the clear choice among patients. In December 2019, Dr. Solomon was awarded as an honoree in the ‘Healthcare Research’ category for the Healthcare Heroes hosted by the Charleston Regional Business Journal. In January 2020, he was voted ‘Best LASIK Doctor’ by Mount Pleasant…

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Customize Your Vision with RxSight LAL – Exclusively Available with Dr. Kerry Solomon

Dr. Kerry Solomon continues to make breakthroughs in transformative cataract technology. As of the new year, Dr. Solomon is among the very few ophthalmologists in the country, and the only one in South Carolina, offering the first ever Light Adjustable Lens (LAL) from RxSIGHT. This new artificial lens is the only artificial lens that can be adjusted to correct vision…

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Dr. Kerry Solomon Participates in Investigative Research & Development of AcrySof IQ PanOptix Trifocal IOL, the First and Only FDA-Approved Trifocal Lens in U.S.

Alcon Introduces AcrySof IQ PanOptix Trifocal IOL in the U.S., the First and Only FDA-Approved Trifocal Lens PanOptix delivers an exceptional combination of near, intermediate and distance vision and substantially reduces the need for glasses1,2 More than ninety-nine percent of PanOptix patients in the FDA clinical study said they would choose the same lens again1 U.S. surgeon training and patient…

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Chelsea R. Johnson, O.D. Joins Dr. Kerry Solomon’s Ophthalmology Team

Dr. Kerry Solomon, world renowned ophthalmologist and South Carolina’s leading LASIK and laser cataract surgeon, is pleased to welcome Chelsea R. Johnson, O.D. to his award-winning ophthalmology team. “Dr. Johnson is extremely smart and sharp, and will be a phenomenal addition to our team,” said Dr. Kerry Solomon. “Dr. Johnson will provide exceptional care for our patients in preparation for…

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LASIK Eye Surgery Procedure Step by Step

Dr. Kerry Solomon – LASIK Step by Step Blog If you’re thinking about LASIK and looking for an ophthalmologist/eye surgeon in Charleston, SC, who specializes in the procedure, we’re giving you a chance to experience LASIK with Dr. Kerry Solomon vicariously. Through this blog post (and some amateur videos), you can get a feel for what LASIK with Dr. Solomon…

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Charleston, SC: Your Destination for LASIK and More

As one of the top LASIK surgeons in the country, Dr. Solomon frequently sees patients who have traveled long distances to visit him in Charleston, SC. It’s no surprise that the summer months are a popular time for travel, including travel for vision correction.  In fact, in the span of just two weeks this summer, Dr. Solomon performed LASIK on…

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Understanding the Myopia Epidemic

  Although myopia is common, many people don’t fully understand it. Myopia is characterized by close objects appearing clear and in focus, while distant objects appear fuzzy or blurry. It occurs when the eyeball has grown too long, or if the curve of the cornea is too steep. Myopia typically develops in childhood, usually between the ages of eight and…

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An Interview With Dr. Solomon, ASCRS President

As you may have seen and heard, Dr. Solomon has been around the world and back this year, serving as president of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. We sat down with Dr. Solomon between trips to ask him a few questions about his role and experiences, and find out how he’s settling in to his new role.…

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When Contact Lenses Let You Down

Sometimes it starts with a mild tingling sensation. Or maybe your eyes just feeling drier than usual. It’s the beginning of a day when your contacts aren’t going to be comfortable. And, it’s disappointing, because for more than 30 million people in the U.S., contacts are the vision correction of choice without broadcasting that they, in fact, can’t see well…

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Kerry Solomon, MD

Most experienced LASIK &
Laser Cataract Surgeon in SC

A leader in ophthalmic research and education, Dr. Solomon is often
the first in the state to have access to new technology, which he
uses to achieve optimal results for his patients.

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Mt Pleasant

1101 Clarity Road
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
TEL: (843) 881-3937
FAX: 843-375-1487
Mon - Thurs: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fri: 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

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West Ashley

2060 Charlie Hall Blvd #201
Charleston, SC 29414
TEL: (843) 881-3937
FAX: 843-375-1487
Mon - Thurs: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fri: 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

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Our renowned ophthalmologist serves Charleston, and the entire state of South Carolina. Dr. Kerry Solomon's ophthalmology practice is located in Mt. Pleasant, with an additional location in West Ashley. Our practice specializes in refractive lens exchange, PRK, LASIK, laser cataract surgery with multifocal IOLs and toric lenses, and other eye surgery procedures. Dr. Solomon's patients come to Charleston from areas such as Myrtle Beach, Columbia, Beaufort, Hilton Head, Goose Creek, Johns Island, and Kiawah Island, SC; Asheville, NC; and Savannah, GA.

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