He completed a residency at the LSU Eye Center in New Orleans and fellowships in corneal surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and in New York, New York on Project ORBIS. Dr. Slade is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Slade is a specialist in Presbyopia correction, cataract surgery, LASIK, Implantable Contact Lenses. and refractive surgery. He is the first in the United States to use the latest technology for cataract removal, the Femtosecond Laser.