Dedicated to maintaining the highest standards in ophthalmic surgery, Dr. Dean Dornic is a recognized authority on LASIK and other vision correction procedures. Founder and Medical Director of the Laser Eye Center of Carolina, Dr. Dornic has more than 15 years of surgical experience and has performed thousands of successful LASIK procedures. He was selected as one of "America's Top Ophthalmologists" by Consumer's Research Council of America and was named a LASIK Gold surgeon – an honor bestowed upon the top 50 LASIK surgeons nationwide by Sightpath Medical.

Dr. Dornic is the first Raleigh / Durham laser eye surgery specialist to perform LASIK with IntraLase®, an exciting advance in LASIK technology that utilizes a laser rather than a metal blade to make the LASIK flap. He is also the first area ophthalmologist to provide implantable contact lenses.

Nationally recognized, Dornic has authored an ophthalmological text and serves as a moderator on the web site "AskLASIKDocs.com".

Dr. Dornic has lectured at international meetings and trained several other surgeons on LASIK. He is an active member of the medical staff at Rex Health Care Center, WakeMed Cary Hospital and Johnston Health.