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the eye institute of west florida

Our Staff

 

Excellent Doctors, Excellent Staff, Excellent Results

The physicians at The Eye Institute of West Florida value our patients’ time and work efficiently to see everyone as scheduled. By employing highly trained physicians and staff, we provide high-quality care in a friendly atmosphere.

Our team is the difference!

Our Staff

Every member of our organization contributes to deliver an excellent patient experience for you. Our staff averages 12 years of working as part of The Eye Institute of West Florida team, and many have been part of our organization for over 20 years.

We strive to provide seamless care coordination to make it easy for you to get the medical services you need from your first call to any after surgery care you may need.

Specialty Doctors

Ophthalmologist meeting with a patient

 

Our board-certified and fellowship-trained doctors are all highly educated ophthalmic specialists. They have received post-graduate training at some of the most well-respected academic medical centers in the world.

Meet Our Doctors

General Ophthalmologists and Optometrists

We have some of the most experienced Optometric Physicians in Florida. Their expertise and dedication have earned them national recognition as leaders in their field. An optometrist works with patients and our physicians in diagnosing conditions, prescribing eyewear, and referring diseases and disorders to the appropriate specialist within our practice for the highest level of care, all under one roof.

Meet Our Optometrists

Physician Assistants (PAs)

Patient receiving an Eye Exam

We utilize Physician Assistants (PAs) to aid in the care of patients. Our Physician Assistants are Florida licensed and act under the direct supervision of our physicians. In addition to being highly educated, they frequently perform clinical rotations in surgery, assisting physicians and advancing their knowledge and training. Services performed by our PAs include screenings, pre-operative physicals, and non-emergency evaluations.

Certified Ophthalmic Technicians

Certified Optimetrist Treating a patient

Most diagnostic procedures are performed by one of our Certified Ophthalmic Technicians. Our Certified Ophthalmic Technicians are specifically trained in their respective positions within The Eye Institute of West Florida. They undergo a rigorous training before certification is earned from The Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO).

Care Concierge team

Optometrists outside the Eye Institute

Our Care Concierge team welcomes visitors to The Eye Institute of West Florida daily. Our goal is to make our patients feel like family and ensure excellent patient experience.

A Care Concierge team member is always there with a warm, friendly smile assisting guests, providing fresh coffee and cookies, answering questions and being sure each guest in our facility is comfortable. Just look for one of our staff members in the red coats if you need assistance.

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