Does My Child Need to Wear Sunglasses?
According to the World Health Organization, 80 percent of children’s UV exposure occurs before turning 18. If this is true, why aren’t more kids wearing sunglasses?
Abilene Cataract and Refractive Surgery Center has been offering comprehensive eye care to the Abilene community for more than 25 years. Our goal is to offer patients convenient access to quality, affordable care with highly-trained specialty surgeons. Our doctors are not only eye care experts, but they also have sub-specialty skill sets to cover every detail of eye health needs.
Our innovative facility has two fully-equipped operating rooms designed specifically for ophthalmic surgery.
We are also a state-of-the-art LASIK facility.
Our patients have highly rated the care they have received from our doctors and staff, and they say they are likely to recommend our center for outpatient procedures. See what they had to say.
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