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"Sight is arguably our most precious sense" -Dr. Thomas

Meet Dr. Thomas

Dr. Shawn D. Thomas, a native of Pennsylvania, completed his undergraduate studies at Penn State University. He went on to obtain his Doctorate of Optometry degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry.  He continued his extensive training at The Eye Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Medical Hospital at Langley Air Force Base, Hampton, Virginia and Katzen Eye Group in Baltimore, Maryland.

We specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of Ocular Disease


Here at Carolina Eyecare Physicians (Formerly Eastern Eye Care), your ocular health is of our greatest concern.  Our expertly trained staff will make certain your experience at our office is as positive and helpful as it could possibly be, navigating and supporting you every step of the way. A strong attention to detail and passion for making certain patients get the appropriate care they need is what sets us apart.  

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Dr. Thomas has spent the past two decades dedicated to treating some of the most complex of eye diseases. He is committed to uncovering every patients diagnosis while leaving  no stone un-turned.  If you suffer from Cataracts, Glaucoma, Age related Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Edema, Retinitis Pigmentosa, Corneal Dystrophy, Chronic Dry Eye ETC..

PLEASE CALL 843-299-2485

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Surgical Scheduling


At Carolina Eyecare Physicians (Formerly Eastern Eye Care), you can expect to receive the highest level of patient care.  An impeccable reputation and 22 years of experience in managing eye disease has enabled us to cultivate unique relationships with local specialists and surgeons. This allows our patients to receive specifically guided eye care and preferred patient surgical scheduling. 

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