Carlos Manrique De Lara, MD, FACS
Manrique Custom Vision Center
15900 La Cantera Parkway, Suite 20115
San Antonio, Texas 78256
Dr. Carlos Manrique De Lara
Serving patients seeking LASIK eye surgery, cataract eye surgery, presbyopia treatment in San Antonio and the surrounding area
Dr. Carlos Manrique De Lara is a highly skilled and experienced ophthalmologist who has been serving the needs of vision correction patients in San Antonio and the surrounding area for several decades. His Woodlands Custom Vision and Manrique Custom Vision Center practices are leading-edge medical and surgical eye care facilities where many prominent personalities, including politicians and professional athletes, have undergone vision correction procedures under the skilled hands of Dr. Manrique De Lara and his team. In addition, Dr. Manrique De Lara has performed vision correction procedures on his own family members.
As an acclaimed refractive surgeon, Dr. Manrique De Lara has appeared as an expert ophthalmologist on several news stations, including KNVO-TV 48, KTLM-TV 40, KRGV-TV 5 and KGBT-TV 4. He currently serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Texas Health Science Center and as a trainer for Intralase, Wavelight and Ziemer technologies.
Dr. Manrique De Lara has several office locations throughout Texas.
Laser Eye Surgery at Woodlands Custom Vision
In order to provide his patients with safe surgical treatment and optimal vision correction results, Dr. Manrique De Lara uses the latest techniques and technologies. In fact, Dr. Manrique De Lara was among the first eye surgeons in the state to offer all-laser-LASIK eye surgery coupled with the Allegretto Wave Eye-Q excimer laser for corneal reshaping. The Allegretto Wave Eye-Q is the fastest vision correction system with eye mapping and eye tracking technology.
The combination of leading-edge technologies and surgical skills allows Dr. Manrique De Lara to offer his patients customized treatment plans and remarkable vision correction outcomes that aim to reduce or completely eliminate the need for corrective eyewear. Patients who are not good candidates for LASIK also visit Dr. Manrique De Lara to undergo alternative vision correction treatments such as PRK and Visian or Verisyse implantable contact lenses.
Cataract Surgery at Woodlands Custom Vision
Dr. Manrique De Lara performs the latest method of cataract surgery, in which the eye's clouded crystalline lens is extracted and replaced with a manmade implant. Intraocular lens implants (IOLs) are designed to provide clear vision at most distances after cataract surgery, often reducing patients' dependence on glasses and contact lenses. Dr. Manrique De Lara offers an array of multifocal IOLs, such as AcrySof ReSTOR, which can also be used for treating presbyopia (age-related loss of reading-distance focusing ability).
To schedule a one-on-one consultation with San Antonio laser eye surgery provider Dr. Manrique De Lara and learn more about your vision correction options, please contact Woodlands Custom Vision at (210) 354-2020.
What Do Patients Say about Dr. Manrique De Lara?
Dr. Manrique De Lara performing
refractive eye surgery
"I still believe in miracles. It's a new vision of the world." Rev. Msgr. Juan Nicolau, Ph.D., STL, Rector
"Still after all these years I appreciate every moment in life without the hassle of contacts or glasses. I am proud and honored to work side to side with him as his administrator." Heriberto Manrique, Nephew and Administrator of Manrique Custom Vision
"I thought I was fast, until I saw the new Wavelight in action! Dr. Manrique De Lara delivers with speed and accuracy. I have seen how he treats every patient like a superstar. Thank you Dr. Manrique De Lara for my ‘Eagle Vision.'" Miles Austin, Pro-Bowl Professional Football Player from Dallas
"Thank you for the amazing gift of sight." Dr. Luis Rios, Plastic Surgeon
"My patients always saw me fumbling for my glasses. They are now amazed that I no longer wear glasses while examining them. Thank you Carlos for my excellent vision." Dr. Francisco Manrique, Dr. Manrique De Lara's Brother
"Thank you Carlos for giving me back my eyesight. You have made me realize what I have been missing in my life. Thank you my dear brother." Helena Manrique, Dr. Manrique De Lara's Sister
"My eyesight is now better than 20/20 after my Custom Lasik with Dr. Manrique De Lara. Thanks Doc., you're the best!" Jerome Mathis, #13, Professional Football Player from Houston
More About Carlos Manrique De Lara, MD, FACS
Dr. Manrique De Lara is a member of
several professional organizations.
Carlos Manrique De Lara, MD, FACS, has nine years of advanced post-graduate training. After obtaining his Doctor of Medicine degree, he completed his medical internships at Harbor Hospital Center in Baltimore, Maryland, and at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. Dr. Manrique De Lara then studied neurology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and neuro-ophthalmology at Michigan State University. He is a recognized educator in the field of refractive surgery and has served as an Assistant Professor at Texas A&M University and the Scott & White Clinic. Dr. Manrique De Lara is affiliated with the International Society of Refractive Surgery, the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.