Dr. Carl Harder, O.D.

Meet Dr. Carl Harder, O.D., an independent laser eye surgeon at The LASIK Vision Institute locations listed below. Schedule a free consultation today.

Dr. Carl Harder, O.D.

Carl Harder

Dr. Harder is an independent, contracted Optometrist and has been working with The LASIK Vision Institute for 7 years now. He has caringly treated 5,000+ LASIK/PRK eyes and enjoys giving patients the best treatment possible.

Dr. Carl Harder attended the University of Southern Indiana for his under-graduate studies, where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology. He was awarded his postgraduate Doctor of Optometry Degree at Indiana University School of Optometry in 2011 and was a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honors Society. After receiving his Doctorate at IU, he completed a residency at the Cincinnati VA Hospital where he gave multiple lectures on ocular disease. He was one of the first optometrists in Kentucky to complete training and become certified in anterior segment laser therapy for the treatment of glaucoma and post cataract surgery laser vision restoration.
Dr. Harder’s training includes minor surgical procedures, pre and post-surgical care for cataract and refractive surgery, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of ocular disease. He specializes in glaucoma management, but also performs
medical eye exams for diabetes, macular degeneration, and other various eye disease.

Dr. Harder is a member of both the American Optometric Association and Kentucky Optometric Association.