Certified American Board of Ophthalmology
American Academy of Ophthalmology Life Fellow
Member of American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
Dr. Christopher Fleming received his medical degree from the School of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. After completing an internship at the Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center Dr. Fleming completed his ophthalmology residency at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Fleming is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a Life Fellow of the
American Academy of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. He is a past president of the North Carolina Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons and has served as a counselor to the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
On the medical staff of Wake Med Cary Hospital Dr. Fleming has served: on the Credentials Committee, as Chairman of the Department of Surgery, as Chairman of the Surgery Staff Quality Improvement Committee, as Chairman of the Medical Staff Quality Improvement Committee and as President of the Medical Staff and Chairman of the Medical Executive Committee. Dr. Fleming has been rendering professional and compassionate eye care for over 20 years. In addition to offering complete eye exams Dr. Fleming has the most experience in the Triangle in phacoemulsification cataract surgery and specializes in clear-cornea cataract surgery with lens implant, glaucoma treatment and surgery, cosmetic eye surgery, laser surgery, diabetic eye disease, refractive surgery and LASIK. Additionally Dr. Fleming is a specialist in dry eye diagnosis, treatment and therapy. Dr. Fleming is a scientific adviser to TearScience and was instrumental in helping to develop their unique LipiFlow treatment. This is the best technique for treating evaporative dry eye and is available at Western Wake Eye Center as well as the diagnostic tool of LipiView.
Locally Dr. Fleming is a member of The Cary Rotary Club and serves presently as its vice-president and has been a bell ringer at Christmas for the Salvation Army for over 20 years. Dr. Fleming welcomes the opportunity to serve you with his knowledge, experience, compassion and unique hands-on personal approach at Western Wake Eye Center, P.A.