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Asheville Eye Surgery Center (AESC) is a fully licensed and accredited outpatient surgery center dedicated exclusively to eye surgery. This center is located adjacent to the Asheville Eye Associates location at 8 Medical Park Drive. The surgery center is utilized exclusively for cataract, corneal, glaucoma, and oculoplastic surgeries. We are proud to provide a full spectrum of eye care services in one location. Your surgeon also works collaboratively with other healthcare providers in our region to ensure continuity of your eye care.
AESC is fully licensed by the state of North Carolina. The center is Medicare certified and also has been awarded the Certificate of Accreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. (AAAHC). Our Certificate of Accreditation is a symbol of our commitment to provide high-quality eye care and that our center has obtained the standards approved by AAAHC. Accreditation is only awarded to organizations that achieve and maintain the standards.
AESC proudly recognizes our highly experienced and qualified surgical teams. Individuals are licensed and certified in their specialty. Our surgeons are members of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. They have performed thousands of surgical procedures. Our surgeons are trained in the latest surgical techniques, including complex surgical procedures. Anesthesia care is provided by independently contracted Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) who work with your surgeon to ensure your comfort and safety during your surgical stay. AESC utilizes and incorporates state-of-the-art equipment into the care provided to each surgical patient.
The AESC’s goal is to exceed your expectations throughout your surgical experience in our facility. We welcome suggestions to ensure that we continually strive to exceed your expectations.