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DR. JABEN'S EXPERIENCE:

- Has performed over 7000 LASIK procedures since 1997

- Medical Director at TLC Laser Eye Center since 1997

- Has been a practicing ophthalmologist /eye surgeon in Charlotte since 1982 and has performed over 27,000 eye surgeries in his career

- Trained on and extensive experience with both the FDA approved VISX Star S4 laser with CUSTOM LASIK, INTRALASE and the FDA approved TECHNOLAS (Bausch and Lomb) scanning laser

- Was trained by two of the most experienced LASIK surgeons in the world, both of whom started the TLC network

- Performs the preoperative evaluation and the postoperative care on patients in his own practice. Also comanages the preoperative and postoperative care of patients referred from trained primary care providers (like your personal eye doctor)

- Had his own LASIK performed in 1999 and is 20/20 today...understands first hand the issues involved in making the decision to have surgery, having the surgery and preparing for the postoperative period

DR. JABEN'S SURGICAL LASIK RESULTS:

- Greater than 98% with 20/40 or better vision

- 0% serious complications

- Less than 1/2 of 1% flap complications

- 1.5 % overall enhancement rate

TLC CHARLOTTE LASER EYE CENTER'S EXPERIENCE:

- Over 14,000 procedures since opening in 1997

- Team of optometrists, surgeons, technicians and administrative assistants who have worked together for many years

- Network of 150 affiliated area doctors who refer patients to the local center for surgery

- Has on site at all times both a VISX Star S4 and TECHNOLAS scanning laser, INTRALASE bladeless flap technology, both ATLAS and ORBSCAN topographical mapping systems, VISX WavePrint CUSTOMVUE system for CUSTOM LASIK, and an environmentally controlled (air flow, humidity and temperature) state of the art surgical suite


TLC NORTH AMERICA NETWORK'S EXPERIENCE:

- Network goal is "the best result with the safest treatment"

- Performs over 10,000 laser eye procedures every month

- Performs over 20% of the LASIK procedures in North America, the most of any network

- More than 50 centers on the North American continent with thousands of affiliated doctors

- Top level ongoing training for its surgeons and technicians, most up-to-date and constantly updated equipment and ongoing research into technical improvements for IntraLASIK

- Support and backup throughout the entire network for complicated cases and treatments requiring or benefiting from both FDA approved and non-FDA approved equipment

TLC FEES INCLUDE:

- Preoperative evaluation

- Surgery, including both IntraLase and Excimer laser treatments

- Postoperative care for one (1) year

- Any enhancement for one (1) year

- LIFETIME COMMITMENT PROGRAM for enhancement for those who qualify depending on the amount and type of preoperative refractive error and for those who comply with the agreement.

copyright Scott L. Jaben, M.D.