LASIK Surgery

The men and women who visit Dr. Kerry Solomon for LASIK eye surgery from Charleston, Summerville, Myrtle Beach, and surrounding areas typically experience more than improved vision, they truly enjoy an enhanced quality of life. They report on small perks, like being able to see the alarm clock without fumbling for glasses, and big changes, like the extra time, money, comfort and freedom they experience once they no longer need contact lenses. And when you choose LASIK eye surgery with Dr. Solomon, a nationally renowned ophthalmologist and innovator in eye surgery, you can expect a level of safety, precision, and care that is second to none.

We can’t wait to talk with you further about your LASIK experience. Request an appointment online, or call the center at (843) 881-3937 and a helpful member of our staff will schedule your appointment. We serve patients from our offices in North Charleston, Mt. Pleasant, West Ashley, and Summerville.

"...The reason I chose Dr. Solomon for LASIK is simple...he’s obviously one of the best LASIK surgeons in the world..."

- LASIK Patient of Dr. Solomon

Patient Testimonials

About LASIK Surgery

LASIK is a procedure that corrects vision by reshaping the cornea with excimer laser technology. Its accuracy, safety, quick recovery time, wide range of correction, and minimal discomfort makes it one of the country’s most popular forms of vision correction. The entire procedure takes only a few minutes, both eyes can be done in a single day, and no needles, stitches or patches are necessary.

A Closer Look at LASIK

Let’s review a typical LASIK procedure step-by-step:

Step 1: Using wavefront technology, we take a digital image of your optical system and map it – it’s like a fingerprint of your eye. Dr. Solomon evaluates this highly detailed profile and transfers it to the laser.

Step 2: Dr. Solomon uses the safety and precision of the computer-controlled laser to create a corneal flap. He gently folds this flap back to prepare the eye for the treatment laser.

Lasik Surgery

Step 3: Dr. Solomon uses a cool laser beam to reshape the cornea and reduce sources of irregularities. During this process, he uses multiple tracking and alignment systems to ensure both safety and accuracy throughout the entire procedure.

Step 4: Finally, Dr. Solomon moves the protective flap that was created in step 2 back to its original position. The cornea begins healing immediately, and the patient may return home.

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Our Latest LASIK Posts

  • LASIK Eye Surgery—Step by Step

    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 is like–from consultation to post-op appointments. Our friend Wes,…
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  • 25 Reasons for Better Vision with LASIK – Part 2

    This December, we’re celebrating 25 Days of Better Vision at Dr. Kerry Solomon’s LASIK Center in Charleston, SC. To help celebrate the incredible LASIK savings we’re offering, we also wanted to bring you some of our favorite reasons for pursuing LASIK, many inspired by testimonials and reviews from our actual patients. Part two of our list is below… and if…
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  • 25 Reasons for Better Vision with LASIK – Part I

    This December, we’re celebrating “25 Days of Better Vision” at Dr. Kerry Solomon’s LASIK center in Charleston, South Carolina. This inspired us to look back at some of our patient testimonials, reviews, and blog posts to bring you 25 of our favorite reasons for pursuing LASIK surgery. If you’re ready to start your own LASIK journey, give us a call…
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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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