Dr. Canting was born in Zirndorf, Germany, and
his family moved to the USA when he was a small child. He lived in
several Army bases throughout the country before his father retired in
Dr. Canting graduated from ECU in 1979. From there he went to the
University of Houston, College of Optometry. After receiving his
optometry license in 1983, Dr. Canting joined the US Navy where he served as an optometrist in
various naval bases in RI and CA before settling in Cary, NC.
Dr. Canting is married to Jeanne Canting. He is the father of 4 children.
He loves spending time with his family and his 2 dogs. He enjoys
traveling and visiting the NC beaches. He is also a proud NC State
Wolfpack fan and Carolina Hurricanes hockey fan!
Dr. Canting's current location in Cary was established in 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.
Uwe Canting, OD
516 Optical Lane
Cary, NC 27513