Laborde Eye Group  offers comprehensive medical examinations for eye diseases and conditions that threaten vision. Both physicians are Board Certified surgeons, with full privileges at area hospitals. Dr. Laborde, a retinal specialist,  most commonly  treats Macular Degeneration, diseases of the retina, and Diabetic Retinopathy. We  offer in-office laser surgery or medical injections with Anti-VEGF drugs such as Lucentis, Eylea, or Avastin.  In addition,  Dr. Capps  offers cataract evaluation and  cataract surgery.  He also evaluates and treats complex glaucoma, performs  minor surgery  in our office, and treats other eye diseases and conditions such as dry eye syndrome.

Robert P. Laborde, MD, founder and director of Laborde Eye Group, is a board certified, fellowship trained eye surgeon. Together with Stephen J. Capps, MD, MPH, we offer second opinions prior to cataract surgery. If you are considering Cataract Surgery,  or have concerns about ARMD (Age-Related Macular Degeneration),  Diabetic Retinopathy, retinal detachment, or other retinal disease, Laborde Eye Group is the trusted medical opinion you deserve. Our well trained and certified staff are pleasant and ready to help.

Laborde Eye Group offers four locations in Western North Carolina, including Hendersonville, Asheville, Burnsville and Spruce Pine, Columbus/Tyron.

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