Dr. Dean Dornic

Ophthalmology
Cary, NC
27 years experience male

Locations

Laser Eye Center of Carolina

Cary, NC

Address

3701 NW Cary Parkway, Cary, NC
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Show more

Fax

(919) 467-2544

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Alabama

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Arizona

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Kansas

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina

Cigna

CIGNA Health Care

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

United HealthCare Insurance Company

Wellpath Select Health Insurance

About

Bio

Dr. Dean Dornic obtained his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Biology from the University of Pittsburgh in 1980 and proceeded on to graduate school to earn his Doctor of Medicine from the University Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine in 1994. Following the achievement of his MD, Dr. Dean Dornic went on to serve as a Resident in Ophthalmology at Case Western Reserve University from 1994 to 1998, where he gained much of the experience that would serve as the foundation for his professional success later on. Following his residency, Dr. Dean Dornic joined Rex Healthcare and Johnston Health as a Staff Physician for both institutions, where he has worked since. In addition, Dr. Dean Dornic accepted a position with WakeMed Health Hospitals in 1999 as a Staff Physician, and he still continues to practice there. Dr. Dean Dornic has also served as the President of Eye Specialists of Carolina, located in Cary, North Carolina, since 2003. Respected ophthalmologist and medical practitioner Dr. Dean Dornic has consistently delivered the high quality of service and personal attention that his patients have come to expect over his decades-long career. Dr. Dean Dornic is regarded as one of America's preeminent ophthalmologists and a leader in his field. He has been named a Top 50 LASIK surgeon, as well as a LASIK Gold Surgeon. Newsweek magazine recently named Dr. Dornic one of 15 leaders in laser eye surgery. Dr. Dean Dornic is an active member of many established professional organizations, including the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. Dr. Dean Dornic also serves as a steward for Project Access and EyeCare America, and affiliates with such charities as the V Foundation for Cancer Research, Prevent Blindness North Carolina, Miracle League of the Triangle, and Susan G. Komen for the Cure.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Ophthalmology

Doctor Q&A

59 Answers
39 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Dornic
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Colored spots: You need to work with your doctors to try and find the source. Ask if one of the medicines you are on could be the culprit. Do not stop these on you ... Read More
6
6 thanks
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dean Dornic
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Cataract Surgery: The most common way to cut the cornea during cataract surgery is with a small. Thin blade. Recently lasers have been introduced as an alternative way ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dean Dornic
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Corneal abrasion: It is fairly common for the vision to worsen temporarily as a corneal abrasion heals. Make sure a doctor follows you to insure you are healing approp ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.

Ask doctors free
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less

Testimonials
Recommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.

3
Recommendations
105
Thank you notes
Dr. Dean Dornic has an outstanding reputation as a refractive surgeon, and I would recommend him highly
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Dornic is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Dornic is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
2 weeks is a little long but as long as it goes away!
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, OK
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

Case Western Reserve

Awards

!5 Leaders in Laser Eye Surgery by Newsweek, Top 50 LASIK surgeon by SightPath Medical, America's Top Ophthalmologists

Affiliations

Rex Healthcare, WakeMed Cary, Johnston Health
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less