Community Eye Center Blood Drive June 2019

Visit Community Eye Center on Jun 28th for another blood drive from 11am-4pm. All donors will receive a FREE movie ticket, a Chick-fil-A coupon card for a FREE chicken sandwich or 8 count nuggets, a Bealls discount coupon, and a wellness checkup including blood pressure, temperature, iron count, pulse and cholesterol screening!

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LipiView®, LipiFlow® and MGD

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3nFSHkvaB4 LipiView®, LipiFlow® and Meibomian Gland Dysfunction You need not think about your eyes all of the time. Community Eye Center offers treatment options for Dry Eye which can reduce or eliminate the need for drops, compresses and other burdensome, time-consuming attempts to relieve symptoms. Nearly 90% of patients with dry eye have Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD), also called Evaporated Dry Eye. This is a condition in which […]

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Laser Surgery (Trabeculoplasty) To Treat Glaucoma

Laser Surgery (Trabeculoplasty) To Treat Glaucoma With Laser Trabeculoplasty, your surgeon will place a special contact lens on your eye. This helps focus and deliver the light from the laser to the precise location. The surgeon applies a low-energy laser to the area called the trabecular meshwork. This is where fluid naturally drains from the […]

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Glaucoma Importance Of Early Detection

There are many online articles about the importance of early detection of glaucoma. The best information comes from a board-certified eye doctor.

Community Eye Center utilizes Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT) imaging to assist in the early detection and monitoring of glaucoma. The OCT uses special digital scanning techniques to photograph and measure the structure of the retinal and optic nerve. The exam is quick, painless and non-invasive.

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Port Charlotte Eye Doctor Website Improved Accessibility

02/26/19 Community Eye Center Improves Web Accessibility Dedicated to providing patients with excellence in care, the eye health professionals at Community Eye Center (CEC) are also on a mission of constant improvement through the adaptation of technology and continuing education. Recently, this mission led CEC to optimize its digital communication efforts and to launch new […]

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Who Invented Cataract Surgery?

01/29/19 Who Invented Cataract Surgery? While most of the time research centers on the latest technology, it is interesting to look back on through history to learn about the development of cataract extraction surgery. The term cataracts has a long history. Deriving from the word cascade, which infers both a haziness of the point of […]

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The History Of Age Related Macular Degeneration

Because the eye health professionals at CEC consider it their duty to inform about the prevention and treatment of eye conditions, this article aims to share information about ARMD.

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Ophthalmology Around The World

Some may think of their work as an obligation and travel as a luxury. However, the eye health professionals at Community Eye Center (CEC) understand the impact that combining the two can have on people.

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Is Your Family At Risk For Glaucoma?

If you have a family history of glaucoma, you probably already know about it. Speaking to your aunts and uncles and other family members is an excellent way to find out what health problems your family is prone. But, to begin a conversation about glaucoma, you must know what it is. A group of diseases […]

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Eric A. Liss, M.D. Receives Board Certification From American Board Of Ophthalmology

Community Eye Center and St. Lucy’s Eye Surgery Center are pleased to announce that Dr. Eric A. Liss is now a board certified ophthalmologist. The certification is sponsored by the American Board of Ophthalmology. Board Certification requires passing a series of two exams after graduating from medical school as an MD and after a four […]

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