Dr. Jennifer Lesslie and Dr. Betsy Fraser and the caring, friendly eye care staff at Lesslie Vision Care in North Charleston believe in looking at the big picture when it comes to your eye health. We are a local, private practice, and actively engaged with the community, so we take the time to get to know you, your eye care history and your vision needs. By staying current with the most advanced optometric technology for treating conditions and with products such as digital lenses, and progressive eye wear designs, we strive to provide each patient with the treatment and care that is most suited for their optical health and lifestyle needs.
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- Lesslie Vision Care
1370 Remount Rd
North Charleston SC 29406
Phone: (843) 747-7663
Comprehensive Eye Care Service for our Charleston Community!
Eyes are important indicators of overall health, and are more than ever, key factors in today’s active, technologically advanced and challenging lifestyle. Full comprehensive eye care needs to go beyond a prescription for glasses or contact lenses. Your optometrist and eye care staff should get to know you, your optical history and your overall health and wellness. Dr. Jennifer Lesslie and Dr. Betsy Fraser and our staff at Lesslie Vision Care have been providing efficient full-service optical care to Charleston, Berkley, and Dorchester counties in South Carolina, for more than 10 years.
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Dr. Lesslie Answers Your Eyecare Questions
What is age related macular degeneration?
Macular degeneration is a disease that affects the macula of the eye. The macula is the part of the retina that gives people the ability to appreciate details and see colors. It is responsible for the "straight ahead" central vision that allows people to navigate all visual daily tasks like reading, driving, and watching tv. When a person begins to develop macular degeneration these things that are normally taken for granted become harder to do. Progression of the disease can lead to images becoming dim or black holes at the center of vision. Risk factors for developing ARMD include age, race, family history and smoking(smoking doubles the risk).
Meet Our Leading Eye Doctors
Only you can ensure that your eyes are in good health by taking time for regular eye exams. Dr. Jennifer Lesslie and Dr. Betsy Fraser know that getting the right prescription involves balancing several factors, including clear eyesight, visual efficiency and your ability to seamlessly process visual information. So, whether you’re seeking an optometrist in North Charleston for a routine eye examination, or you need to find the perfect pair of contact lenses, eyeglasses or progressive eye wear designs, or you’re considering eye surgery (such as LASIK or cataract surgery), if you need help managing eye condtions like, myopia, farsightedness, glaucoma, or dry eye syndrome, Lesslie Vision Care is your preferred destination in Charleston, Berkley, and Dorchester counties for the best care, advice, options and follow up.