Shofner Vision Center

 

2004 Hayes Street Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 340-4733
Vision Correction Services

LASIK

Dr. Shofner is one of the most prominent eye surgeons in the country. Dr. Shofner has performed more than 40,000 LASIK/PRK vision correction surgeries on Nashville and Middle Tennessee eyes. Dr. Shofner offers CustomVue Procedure (aka 3D Custom LASIK), traditional (with blade) and PRK. To determine which LASIK procedure is most appropriate, each patient will go through a comprehensive examination.

    Cataract

    A cataract is a clouding of the normally clear lens of the eye. It can be compared to a window that is frosted or yellowed. The amount and pattern of cloudiness within the lens can vary. If the cloudiness is not near the center of the lens, you may not be aware that a cataract is present.

      Glaucoma

      Glaucoma is a disease of the optic nerve -- the part of the eye that carries the images we see to the brain. The optic nerve is made up of many nerve fibers, like an electric cable containing numerous wires. When damage to the optic nerve fibers occurs, blind spots develop. These blind spots usually go undetected until the optic nerve is significantly damaged. If the entire nerve is destroyed, blindness results.

        General Eye Care

        Shofner Vision Center offers a wide array of general vision care to diagnose and treat dry eyes, floaters, Uveitis, macular degeneration, contacts and glasses. We are accepting new patients ages 10 years and older.

          Aesthetics

          Our staff is committed to improving not only the health of your eyes, but also the appearance of the area surrounding your eyes. Dr. Shofner offers a couple of options for helping you look your best, as well as ensuring no conditions interfere with your vision. Contact us today to learn more.

            Dry Eye

            Although the symptoms often start as minor inconveniences, the effects of dry eye are progressive and can worsen over time, potentially leading to severe discomfort or blurred vision. Don't just treat the symptoms - treat the cause!

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