Dr. Canting has been practicing in Cary since 2001.

He is thorough and precise in his work and his happy, energetic personality makes him a hit with his patients. He was voted one of Western Wake's top 3 eye doctors in Cary Magazine's Maggy Awards for 2009, 2010, and 2011, 2019 and 2020.

Dr. Canting is married to Jeanne Canting. He is the father of 4 children. He loves spending time with his family and his dogs. He enjoys traveling and visiting the NC beaches.

Get to know Dr. Uwe Canting, O.D.

When did you know that you wanted to be an optometrist

When I went in for an eye exam in my freshman year in college due to having problems seeing the board in my organic chemistry class.

Favorite part of being an optometrist

Preserving the gift of sight for people.

Favorite vacation

Hawaii or Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida.

Favorite concert

"Shoot to Thrill" an all girl AC/DC tribute band. Best band ever!

Do you have any pets?

Two Yorkies, Thor and Loki and a minpin-chihuahua mix, Ellie.