Benefits of Cataract Surgery with Dr. Kerry Solomon

Cataract correction procedures come with many positive benefits. Experience improved vision, increased safety while on the road, and even reduce your risk of falling once your cataracts are corrected. Some studies have suggested that cataract surgery has also improved the overall quality of life for many patients. Have you considered cataract surgery or believe you […]

Thank you to everyone who attended our Charleston Cataract Seminar!

This past week, Dr. Solomon had the pleasure of sharing cataract surgical options with a room full of guests here in our Mount Pleasant office located at Carolina Eyecare Physicians. Our cataract seminars enable patients and those interested in the procedure to ask questions and get clarification on surgery techniques, advances and more. If you […]

Free Cataract Seminar

Are you or someone you know curious about cataract surgery? Please join Dr. Solomon, South Carolina’s leading refractive laser cataract and LASIK surgeon, for a FREE cataract seminar! You’ll learn about: Cataract Symptoms Treatment Options Technological Advancements We’re offering a free cataract seminar at our Mount Pleasant office. Seating is limited, so click here to reserve […]

Real Patient Stories: Cataract Surgery Can Bring Youthful Vision Back

As a young boy, Dickey D., sat four seats from the front in his 7th grade history class struggling to see the board. He recalls his teacher looking at him and saying, “Boy, you need glasses!” He remembers going to have his first eye exam and receiving his first pair of glasses. Thinking back on […]

Common Myths About Cataracts

Cataracts, an eye disease caused by the clouding of the eye’s natural lens, are the most common cause of blindness in the world. But despite their prevalence, there are many myths and misconceptions about cataracts, some which may prevent patients from getting the treatment and care they need. Dr. Kerry Solomon, a trusted cataract surgeon […]

How Diabetes Affects Vision and Ocular Health

Diabetes threatens the health of numerous organs of the body, including the eyes. In fact, diabetics are more likely to develop eye problems than nondiabetics. If left untreated, these eye problems, collectively referred to as diabetic eye disease, can lead to blindness. Charleston ophthalmologist specialist Dr. Kerry Solomon shares more information about diabetic eye disease […]

Real Patient Stories: Fear of surgery, Causing Horror Story Images all for Nothing

When many think of having surgery, common thoughts and images in our brain involve blood and sharp tools. Some patients even imagine their experience is going to be equivalent to their worst nightmare. That is what cataract patient, Nancy T., expressed. She said we “couldn’t even imagine the images she had in her head” prior […]

When Should You Have Cataract Surgery?

When your ophthalmologist specialist has diagnosed you with cataracts, one of the first questions is “When should I schedule cataract surgery” I give my Charleston, South Carolina patients this answer: The best time to have cataract surgery is when your blurred vision is making it difficult to do things you want or need to do. […]

Cataract Eye Surgery: Is It Time?

One of the most common uncertainties surrounding cataracts and cataract eye surgery is deciding when it’s the right time for surgery. Patients often wonder how they’ll know when their cataracts are ready to be removed; meanwhile, others worry about whether it’s possible to wait too long for cataract removal. The simplest answer is this: The […]