Now it’s possible to get high quality digital images of the retina (back of the eye), without the hassle of being dilated. Douglas Anderson founded Optos in 1992 after his 5-year-old son went blind in one eye due to a detached retina that was detected too late. Although his son had had regular checkups, the … Continue reading Cutting Edge Technology Arrives at Florida Eye
Visit the Health Expo this weekend at Merritt Square Mall. The event runs all weekend. Dr. Michelle Wang will give a talk on Glaucoma at 12 noon on Saturday. It’s a fun event with a lot of great information and some giveaways. Be sure to stop by the Florida Eye booth.
Here’s the new Florida Eye Associates vehicle. Look for our cool new car cruising the streets of Brevard County. Patients like it so much, some have taken photos of it! Let us know what you think.
Steve/Jodi, I wanted to thank you both for the congratulations package and card I received yesterday. It’s nice to know that Florida Eye Associates really goes the extra mile with such gestures and truly values patient satisfaction. Dr. Haft did an incredible job with the surgery, and the fact that I was able to achieve … Continue reading Scott Perrine
Diabetic Retinopathy – An Overview by Ralph Paylor, MD Diabetic retinopathy is an ocular complication of diabetes. It affects about one half of the Americans diagnosed with diabetes and can lead to blindness if undetected or untreated. Because diabetic retinopathy can damage your sight without obvious symptoms, diabetics should have a dilated eye examination at … Continue reading Diabetic Retinopathy