Dr. Scott L. Jaben
Dr. Scott L. Jaben is one of the most trusted and experienced refractive surgeons in the region having performed more than 30,000 LASIK procedures. He is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist and is one of the co-founding surgeons for TLC Laser Eye Centers in Charlotte which opened in 1997. Dr. Jaben is proud to offer Custom Wavefront LASIK, Contoura LASIK, and All-Laser Bladeless LASIK as well as Wavefront PRK and Contoura PRK. His laser experience includes some of the best excimer lasers in the world including the Bausch and Lomb Technolas 217, the VISX Star S4 IR, and most recently the Alcon Wavelightrefractive suite EX500 and FS200.
EDUCATION / TRAINING
Dr. Jaben received his medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine. He completed his ophthalmology residency and vitreoretinal diseases fellowship at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami, one of the premier eye centers in the United States. He also served as Chief Resident and as a clinical instructor on the faculty there.
ACCOMPLISHMENTS / HONORS
Before joining Accuvision LASIK, Dr. Jaben was the Medical Director for TLC Laser Eye Centers in Charlotte from 1997 until it closed in May 2020. He is also a LASIK patient having had LASIK himself in 1999. Dr. Jaben has a successful medical/surgical private practice with Charlotte Eye, Ear, Nose & Throat Associates. He is a well-respected ophthalmologist with 40 years of experience in the Charlotte market specializing in LASIK, PRK, NO needle NO stitch cataract surgery with monofocal, multifocal, trifocal, and toric lens implants and also Implantable Contact Lens surgery. Dr. Jaben lectures and provides clinical training for eye doctors in the Charlotte area and also at refractive conferences throughout the state. He is also published in several medical journals. Dr. Jaben remains active with several civic and athletic organizations in the greater Charlotte community.
Dr. Jaben has been a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and the Mecklenburg County Medical Society. Dr. Jaben has served as a director on the executive board of the Mecklenburg County Medical Society, twice Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology at Carolinas Medical Center, Chairman of the Board of the Charlotte Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, and a member of the Diabetes Coalition of Union County. In his spare time, Dr. Jaben enjoys cycling, backpacking, and mountain climbing. He has climbed some of the most beautiful and challenging mountain ranges in North America.