Dr. Lars Carlson

At Gold Canyon Eye Center, our staff is friendly and professional. Our commitment is to provide exceptional customer service to all of our Gold Canyon patients. We take pride in our personalized care and strive to spend the necessary time with each patient to ensure a comfortable experience.

Our Gold Canyon optometry professionals are passionate about providing high-quality care to our family of patients. We focus on providing comprehensive eye exams, a large selection of fashionable eyewear, and the best possible vision care. Come in today to meet our Gold Canyon staff and make an appointment.

Dr. Lars Carlson

Dr. Carlson is an honors graduate of the Michigan College of Optometry and holds a BA in Biology with honors from Ferris State University. He moved to Arizona in 2005 from Illinois to escape the cold and build a practice.

He and his partner Dr. Trina Cheng started Gold Canyon Eye Center in 2008. Dr. Carlson has a passion for specialty contact lenses but enjoys all aspects of patient care. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, hiking and walking his two dogs with his wife Kacie.


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