With extensive surgical experience in the most advanced LASIK surgery procedures, refractive eye surgeon Michael R. George, M.D. of Tylock-George Eye Care is certified and endorsed by the awarded ophthalmologist Gary R. Tylock, M.D. to carry on the Tylock-George Eye Care tradition of excellence in Laser Eye Surgery. Dr. George prides himself in helping provide patients to better eye sight using leading surgical techniques to improve vision.
Dr. George received his medical degree from Louisiana State University, where he graduated in the top 10% of his class. He was honored to be chosen as Intern of the Year in 2008 for the Louisiana Charity Hospital System. Following that, he completed his comprehensive ophthalmology residency training at the prestigious University of Louisville Lions Eye Center in Louisville, Kentucky. He then went on to perfect his surgical skills by completing his corneal and refractive surgery fellowship partnering with the highly acclaimed surgeon, Dr. Ming Wang, of the Wang Vision Institute in Nashville, Tennessee. There he was a leading provider in performing 3D LASIK and Cataract surgery on thousands of patients.
Dr. George was honored to join Tylock-George Eye Care and Laser Center in 2012. Since becoming Director and Chief Surgeon he has strived to provide his patients with the highest quality of vision possible. Dr. George and Dr. Tylock were the first surgeons in Texas to use the advanced WaveLight Refractive Suite Laser. Using cutting edge LASIK techniques he has helped thousands of patients to enjoy life beyond glasses and contact lenses. Dr. George is also a specialist in cataract and lens implant surgery. This surgery is used to implant the Crystalens®, ReSTOR®, and Tecnis Multifocal® intraocular lenses, allowing patients in their late 40’s and older to see at far as well as near.
Dr. George is very proud to have been chosen as the official LASIK surgeon of the Texas Rangers baseball team. He has performed LASIK on many top athletes, coaches, and celebrities. The doctors and professional staff at Tylock-George Eye Care have been awarded year after year by their peers and patients for providing exceptional customer service and corrective eyesight restoration results. The practice celebrates having provided the Dallas Forth Worth community over 30 years of bringing top quality vision correction surgery to the North Texas community and beyond.
Dr. George is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a Fellow with the American Association of Ophthalmology. His writings and research have been published in numerous major scientific journals. He is committed to providing the highest level of care for each individual patient. He offers the most advanced technologies available while he continually integrates medical advances that optimize the safety profile and visual outcome for his patients.