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Board Certified Ophthalmologists

Board Certified Optometrists

Fellowship Trained Cosmetic Surgeon

Board Certified Dermatologist

Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist

Board Certified Ophthalmologists

Harris Silverman, MD, FACS

          "I value my patients and the trust they have in me to care for their eyes."

Harris Silverman, M.D. – The Eye Associates

  • Board Certified Ophthalmologist
  • Specializing in Cataracts, Cataract Surgery and High Tech Lifestyle Lenses
  • Bladeless Laser Cataract Surgeon
  • Over 40,000 Cataract Surgeries Performed
  • Repeatedly selected as “Best Ophthalmologist” by Bradenton Herald Readers
  • 2014 Winner of the Champions of Healthcare Award by the Manatee Chamber of Commerce

Premier

Named on the PS250 Premier Surgeon List

Castle

Named one of "America's Top Doctors" by Castle Connolly

Repeatedly selected as “One of the Best Doctors in America”

View Dr. Harris Silverman's Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Harris Silverman has long been a technological innovator in the field of ophthalmology, making sure that The Eye Associates is unsurpassed in advanced technology and training. He is committed to providing the best possible patient care by obtaining the latest, most sophisticated equipment, and providing his staff with state-of-the-art training. His integrity and commitment to excellence is reflected in the satisfaction patients feel in his care, and in the loyalty displayed by his staff.

Believing that knowledge is power, The Eye Associates hosts free weekly seminars on Cataracts and Cataract Surgery, so that patients and their families can learn more about this eye condition. Outside of the local area, Dr. Silverman has traveled abroad to share his expertise with doctors in underprivileged countries.

From the standpoint of community service, Dr. Silverman is a founding member of the nationally renowned Southeastern Guide Dogs, Inc., a school that enables visually challenged individuals to lead independent lives with dignity. The Southeastern Guide Dog School won the 2014 Non Profit of the year Award by the Tampa Bay Business Journal. His desire to “give back” to the community also resulted in The Eye Associates’ Sight Mobile, which provides free distance vision and glaucoma screenings.

Dr. Harris Silverman founded The Eye Associates in 1980. Under his leadership and dedication, The Eye Associates has grown to six locations with Board Certified Ophthalmologists, Optometrists and Dermatologist; Licensed Opticians; a Master Optician; and a staff of over 190 employees. Dr. Silverman received another prestigious recognition for his accomplishments this year by being named in Castle Connolly's list of "America's Top Doctors."

Dr. Silverman has recently has co-invented "Simply Touch". Simply Touch is an ingenious way to dispense a single drop in to your eye, reducing waste.

Dr. Silverman is married to Micheline, a CPA and successful real estate developer. They have two grown boys.

Harris Silverman, MD - Selected Again as One of "The Best Doctors in America"

Peer-to-peer surveys identify specialists who are considered by fellow physicians to be the most skilled in their field and most qualified for reviewing and treating complex medical conditions. The polling process is anonymous and confidential. Doctors do not pay to be included in the database, nor are doctors paid to participate in the survey. The judgment of peers is the determining factor. The process of peer review requires that every listed physician be re-evaluated with each new survey. Only five percent of the doctors in any country are actually selected to become Best Doctors.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Harris Silverman, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-792-2020 or toll free 1-866-865-2020.

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Richard E. Hector, MD, FACS

Richard E. Hector, M.D., FACS – The Eye Associates

“I treat one patient at a time, and each patient as the individual they are."

  • Board Certified Ophthalmologist
  • Fellowship-Trained Corneal and External Disease
  • Specializing in Dry Eye Treatment
  • Principal Investigator of Clinical Studies

View Dr. Richard E. Hector's Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Hector, a favorite among patients and staff, has an easy going manner that puts everyone at ease. His kindness to all has earned him the reputation for providing friendly, personalized care. After seeing Dr. Hector for troublesome dry eyes, many patients have raved about the relief they experience and how it has positively affected their daily lives.

Dr. Hector joined The Eye Associates in 1986 after serving his country in the military for over 10 years. Dr. Hector specializes in diseases of the external eye and cornea, including corneal transplants and troublesome dry eye syndrome. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Eye Surgery and the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Hector also is the Principal Investigator of Clinical Studies for The Eye Associates.

Dr. Hector is married and has two grown daughters who have both chosen careers in medicine.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Richard Hector, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-792-2020 or toll free 1-866-865-2020.

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Robert S. Friedman, MD, FACS

Robert S. Friedman, M.D. – The Eye Associates

"I fulfill my commitment to my patient's overall eye health through cutting edge technology, knowledge and experience."

  • Board Certified Ophthalmologist
  • Fellowship Trained Glaucoma Specialist
  • Cataract & Glaucoma Surgeon
  • Bladeless Laser Cataract Surgeon

View Dr. Robert S. Friedman’s Curriculum Vitae

Robert S. Friedman, MD, FACS received his medical degree from the Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science/Chicago Medical School in 1987 where he received the Dean's Award for Service to the School, and was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Following medical school, Dr. Friedman completed an internship at the Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, a residency at the Louisiana State University Eye Center and subsequently, a glaucoma fellowship at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary.

Dr. Friedman’s areas of specialty include glaucoma management, glaucoma surgery, and cataract surgery including Toric and high-tech lifestyle implants. He stays active within the medical community as a member of both the Sarasota County Medical Society and the Florida Medical Association. He has also been appointed as Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences, Florida State University College of Medicine since 2005, and as Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine since 2006. He enjoys teaching and educating medical students.

Dr. Friedman has been a principle investigator for numerous glaucoma and dry eye clinical studies since entering private practice. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and an active member of the American Glaucoma Society.

Dr. Friedman is married to his wife Carin and has two children, Zachary and Jared. His personal interests and activities include traveling, collecting vintage phonographic records and physical fitness. He also enjoys participating in outreach services to the Sarasota community by being a member of the board of trustees for the Babe Weiler Branch of the Sarasota YMCA.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Friedman, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-923-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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Cathleen McCabe, MD

Cathleen McCabe, M.D. – The Eye Associates

“I work hard to provide my patients with the highest quality of eye care and the personal attention they deserve."

  • Board Certified Ophthalmologist, ABMS MOC
  • Cataract & LASIK Surgeon
  • Bladeless Laser Cataract Surgeon
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Premier Named on the PS250 Premier Surgeon List

Laservision LaserVision Top 100 Surgeon

View Dr. Cathleen McCabe’s Curriculum Vitae

Cathleen McCabe, MD is one of the foremost eye surgeons practicing today and is a vital asset to The Eye Associates' team. After Dr. McCabe received her medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin, she went on to her residency training at the prestigious Bascom Palmer Eye Institute of the University of Miami’s School of Medicine. Dr. McCabe specializes in cataract surgery and LASIK. She has performed over 30,000 cataract surgeries and more than 17,000 LASIK procedures. She also performs laser treatments for glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. Dr. McCabe has received many prestigious and esteemed awards for her work in Ophthalmology, including being named on the Premier Surgeon 250 List of the leading innovators in premium IOL cataract surgery. She was selected as a LaserVision Top 100 Surgeon for her vast experience and excellent outcomes in LASIK and refractive surgery. Dr. McCabe’s ongoing commitment to continuing education in her medical field of specialty also earned her the Physician’s Recognition Award (PRA), presented by the American Medical Association. She has also been honored with the Lifelong Education for the Ophthalmologist (LEO) Continuing Education Recognition Award by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Recently, she has successfully fulfilled the requirements for Maintenance of Certification (MOC) to be recertified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. MOC is a process that embodies the principles of lifelong learning and improvement. The goal of MOC is to continually set the standards of excellence in the quality of ophthalmic care by focusing on six general competencies integral to quality care: patient care, medical knowledge, practice-based learning and improvement, interpersonal and communication skills, professionalism, and systems-based practice. The American Board of Ophthalmology also recognizes a seventh competency in surgical skills. She continues to share her expertise by publishing articles and book chapters as well as lecturing at ophthalmological and optometric seminars.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Cathleen McCabe, please email us or call us at 792-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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Brian Foster, MD

John Brian Foster, M.D. – The Eye Associates

“My passion is to improve my patients' vision and quality of life."

  • Board Certified Ophthalmologist, ABMS MOC
  • Fellowship Trained Corneal Specialist
  • Bladeless Laser Cataract Surgeon
  • Cataract & LASIK Surgeon

View Dr. Brian Foster's Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Foster received his medical degree from the Emory University School of Medicine where he then completed his medical internship. Dr. Foster went on to an Ophthalmology Residency at Wake Forest University Eye Center and received his fellowship training in cornea and external disease at the prestigious Eye Consultants of Atlanta. During fellowship he performed several hundred corneal transplants, in addition to cataract surgery and LASIK.

Dr. Foster is experienced in bladeless laser cataract surgery, clear lens replacement, and modern corneal transplantation including DSAEK for Fuch’s Endothelial Dystrophy, DALK for keratoconus, and LASIK. He also has an interest in dry eye treatment and recently published a chapter on Dry Eye in Ocular Surface Disease, a well-respected textbook.

Dr. Foster has a heart for the blind in the developing world and has traveled to Central America and the Caribbean to cure blindness through cataract surgery and corneal transplantation.

Education is very important to Dr. Foster. He regularly lectures to the community at The Eye Associates' Ellenton location and continues to speak at numerous community organizations and care facilities in Sarasota, Bradenton, Ellenton, and Sun City. He has successfully fulfilled the requirements for Maintenance of Certification (MOC) to be certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. MOC is a process that embodies the principles of lifelong learning and improvement. The goal of MOC is to continually set the standards of excellence in the quality of ophthalmic care by focusing on six general competencies integral to quality care: patient care, medical knowledge, practice-based learning and improvement, interpersonal and communication skills, professionalism, and systems-based practice. The American Board of Ophthalmology also recognizes a seventh competency in surgical skills.

Dr. Foster is married to Erika and they have three beautiful children. His hobbies include triathlon training and kayaking. Dr. Foster serves on the board of Oasis Church in Lakewood Ranch.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Foster, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-792-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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Katia E. Taba, MD, PhD

Katia E. Taba, M.D., PhD. – The Eye Associates

“I focus on each patient and strive to understand their individual needs."

  • Board Certified Ophthalmologist
  • Fellowship Trained Retina Specialist
  • Specializing in Retinal Laser Surgery, Diabetic Eye Diseases and Macular Degeneration
  • Wet Macular Degeneration Treatment

View Dr. Katia E. Taba's Curriculum Vitae

Katia E. Taba, MD, PhD joins The Eye Associates from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport where she was Assistant Professor for Retinal Services in the Department of Ophthalmology. As a professor, she taught resident students to treat patients with sight-threatening retinal disorders as well as mentoring them on research projects.

At The Eye Associates, she will be using her expertise to provide comprehensive medical and surgical treatment for all disorders of the vitreous retina, and macula.

Born and raised in Brazil, Dr. Taba received her Doctorate of Medicine from Santa Casa School of Medicine in Sao Paulo, Brazil in 1989. She did one year of residency in General Surgery at Santa Casa School of Medicine Hospital and then pursued training in Ophthalmology and completed her first residency at Santa Casa School of Medicine Hospital, Sao Paulo in her native Brazil, then a second one at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. She completed a second internship in Internal Medicine at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee and specialized in Medical and Surgical Retina completing a Retinal Fellowship at the Vitreoretinal Foundation in Memphis, Tennessee.

Additionally, Dr. Taba received a PhD in Medicine from University of Sao Paulo in Brazil. She also furthered her expertise in retinal research at the Doheny Eye Institute in Los Angeles, California for three years and at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida.

Dr. Taba has published many articles and participated in over 28 ophthalmology meetings both nationally and internationally. She is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and holds membership in the American Society of Retina Specialists, Brazilian Council of Ophthalmology and Brazilian Retina and Vitreous Society.

Her vast experience as both a professor and practitioner, as well as her excellent training, makes Dr. Taba a great asset to patients and The Eye Associates, but it is her caring manner and personal attention that patients love the most.

When Dr. Taba is not seeing patients or teaching, she is a mother of 2 children. Her daughter Stephanie is a graduate of Cornell University, and her son Gregory is is a student athlete at IMG in Bradenton. In her free time she enjoys yoga, cooking and playing piano.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Taba, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-792-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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Todd A. Berger, MD, FACS

Todd A. Berger, M.D. – The Eye Associates

"I'm dedicated to preserving my patients' sight with the most advanced treatments available."

  • Board Certified Ophthalmologist
  • Fellowship Trained Retina Specialist
  • Specializing in Retinal Laser Surgery, Diabetic Eye Diseases and Macular Degeneration
  • Wet Macular Degeneration Treatment

View Dr. Todd A. Berger's Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Berger’s training, expertise and kindness has earned him his patients’ trust and loyalty. Always seeking to increase his knowledge, he is dedicated to his patients, and committed to doing everything possible to keep their eyes healthy and seeing well.

Dr. Berger, one of three retina specialists at The Eye Associates, graduated Magna Cum Laude from New York University in 1983, and then went on to receive his Doctor of Medicine degree in 1987 from the State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center. Dr. Berger served his internal medicine internship at the Staten Island Hospital in 1988 and then his ophthalmology residency again at the State University of New York Health Science Center. He continued on to specialize in Medical and Surgical Retina with a Medical Retina Fellowship at New York University, and a Surgical Retina Fellowship at the Vitreoretinal Foundation, University of Tennessee.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Berger, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-792-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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Jeffrey I. Kasper, MD

Jeffrey I. Kasper, M.D. – The Eye Associates

"My greatest sense of accomplishment is knowing that my patients are getting the best care available today."

  • Board Certified Ophthalmologist
  • Fellowship Trained Retina Specialist
  • Specializing in Retinal Laser Surgery, Diabetic Eye Diseases and Macular Degeneration
  • Wet Macular Degeneration Treatment

View Dr. Jeffrey I. Kasper's Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Jeffrey Kasper serves as one of The Eye Associates’ two fellowship-trained retina specialists. His areas of specialty include retinal laser surgery, diabetic eye diseases and macular degeneration. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Kasper received his undergraduate degree from the Georgetown University College of Arts and Sciences in Washington, D.C. He then earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Georgetown University School of Medicine, also in Washington, D.C. While at Georgetown, he was awarded the prestigious Lorenz Zimmerman, MD Award, which is presented to the most outstanding student of ophthalmology. He served his ophthalmology residency and internship at the Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC, and continued on to complete a Medical and Surgical Retina Fellowship at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas.

Dr. Kasper is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the American Medical Association, the Kansas State Ophthalmological Society, and the Missouri Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Kasper, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-792-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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Board Certified Optometrists

Scott B. Han, OD

Scott B. Han, O.D. – The Eye Associates

"I focus on improving, protecting, and preserving each patient's eyesight so that they can enjoy every day to the fullest."

  • Board Certified Optometrist
  • Residency Trained
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry
  • Specializing in Eye Examinations, Ocular Diseases, Medical Eyecare & Contact Lenses

View Dr. Scott B. Han's Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Han attended the University of Florida for his undergraduate studies before going on to earn his Doctor of Optometry from the New England College of Optometry in Boston. He completed an accredited residency in ocular disease in Maryland, and has served on numerous research teams conducting FDA clinical studies on dry eye syndrome and glaucoma. His unique skills contribute much to the high quality of care The Eye Associates is committed to providing for patients. Dr. Han’s professional memberships include the American Optometric Association, the American Academy of Optometry and the International Academy of Sports Vision. Dr. Han is certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry. Fewer than 10% of Optometrists in the United States have earned this prestigous certification.

Dr. Han was raised in Tampa, Florida, and now lives in Bradenton with his wife and daughters.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Han, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-792-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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Michael D. Camp, OD

Michael D. Camp, M.D. – The Eye Associates

"It is rewarding taking care of entire families, and making sure that they can see the future together."

  • Board Certified Optometrist
  • Specializing in Eye Examinations, Ocular Diseases & Contact Lenses

View Dr. Michael D. Camp's Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Camp, a favorite among patients, is known for his high energy and enthusiasm. He is committed to providing his patients with an unsurpassed level of care for their individual visual needs. He enjoys caring for patients of all ages; from the young to the young at heart.

Dr. Camp grew up in the eyecare business where he worked many years on the optical fabrication and retail side of the profession. Upon graduating from high school, he knew that his true calling was to move on to the medical side. Dr Camp received a Bachelor of Science from Southeastern University in North Miami Beach, Florida. He then went on to get his Doctor of Optometry degree from Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Camp joined The Eye Associates in December of 1997 and now is one of The Eye Associates senior Optometrists.

Dr. Camp is the proud father of one son, Noah. He has lived and worked in East Manatee County since 1995. Dr. Camp enjoys time with his son, baseball, motorcycling, and home projects.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Camp, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-792-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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Edwin Detweiler III, OD

Edwin Detweiler III, O.D. – The Eye Associates

"My goal is to provide quality comprehensive care for the entire family."

  • Board Certified Optometrist
  • Specializing in Eye Examinations, Ocular Diseases & Contact Lenses

View Dr. Edwin Detweiler's Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Detweiler’s easy going personality and personable manner makes him a favorite among Sun City patients. They often comment on his professionalism, and how skilled he is at explaining complex eye conditions in informative yet simple terms.

In his personal time, Dr. Detweiler enjoys boating, fishing and biking. He also plays on a club lacrosse team in Tampa.

Dr. Detweiler received his Bachelor of Arts at the Connecticut College and then attended the University of South Florida for postgraduate education. He then went on to earn a Bachelor of Science degree and a Doctor of Optometry at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. His professional affiliations include memberships with the American Academy of Optometry and the American Optometric Association.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Detweiler, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-792-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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Jacqueline Burkhardt, OD

Jacqueline Burkhardt, O.D. – The Eye Associates

"I enjoy caring for people and I strive to make every visit a pleasant experience for my patients."

  • Board Certified Optometrist
  • Residency Trained
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry
  • Specializing in Eye Examinations, Ocular Diseases & Contact Lenses

View Dr. Jacqueline Burkhardt's Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Burkhardt graduated summa cum laude with an optometric degree from the Illinois College of Optometry. She went on to complete a residency specializing in Primary Eyecare and Ocular Disease at Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, where she was voted “Resident of the Year” by her colleagues. She is board certified by the National Board of Examiners in Optometry and by the Florida Department of Health. Dr. Burkhardt is an active member of the Florida Optometric Association and of the American Optometric Association. Dr Burkhardt is a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry. Fewer than 10% of Optometrists in the United States have earned this prestigous certification.

Dr. Burkhardt is a family eye care practitioner with an emphasis on fitting contact lenses of all types. Her specialties include specialty contact lenses and dry eye syndrome. She is always on top of the newest and best contact lens options for her patients.

Dr. Burkhardt was born in Massapequa, New York and later decided to migrate to the warmer climate of sunny Florida. She found her way from Ft. Lauderdale to Sarasota and hasn’t looked back. She enjoys boating, fishing, and simply relaxing at the beach. In her spare time, she loves to exercise at the local gym, and enjoys yoga.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Burkhardt, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-923-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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Mary Jo Baize, OD

Mary Jo Baize, O.D. – The Eye Associates

"I’m committed to providing the best eyecare possible, beginning in childhood and continuing for a lifetime."

  • Board Certified Optometrist with a special interest in children and family eyecare

View Dr. Mary Jo Baize's Curriculum Vitae

Mary Jo Baize, OD has practiced in the Sarasota-Bradenton area for over 20 years. She is a member of the American Optometric Association.

Dr. Baize's practice experience includes primary eyecare with emphasis in family eyecare, developmental vision services, contact lens fitting, eye disease treatment and children's vision care. Dr. Baize’s two school-aged sons attend Sarasota County Schools and she and her husband have resided in the Sarasota-Bradenton area for over 20 years.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Baize, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-923-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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Lori Ann Long, OD

"With over 20 years of experience in Optometry and Ophthalmology, I am committed to your eye health as well as to your family's eye health and promise to treat you as I would treat my own family"

  • Board Certified Optometrist
  • Residency Trained

View Dr. Lori Ann Long's Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Long attended Millersville University in Pennsylvania for her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees before going on to earn her Doctorate in Optometry from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. She was one of the 12% of Optometrists nationwide chosen to do a residency, which she completed at the Lebanon Veterans Administration Medical Center in Pennsylvania. Dr. Long was the sole optometry resident working alongside 8 ophthalmology residents. Her vast clinical experience allows her to deliver superior care, and her passion for her patients' well-being allows her to deliver it with genuine care. Her professional memberships include the American Optometric Association, The Florida Optometric Association and Volunteers of Optometry Serving Humanity. She is active in mission work and frequently serves the under privileged by providing eyecare in much needed areas.

Dr. Long lives in Sarasota with her husband, Steve and daughter Risdon. When not working, she enjoys family time, reading, cooking, running and yoga.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Long, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-923-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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Fellowship Trained Cosmetic Surgeon

Prabin Mishra, MD, PhD

Prabin Mishra, M.D., Ph.D. – The Eye Associates

"My goal is to make my patients look youthful in a natural, subtle way."

  • Fellowship Trained Cosmetic Surgeon
  • Board Certified in Anti-Aging Medicine
  • Ophthalmologist

Services offered at The Eye Associates: Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery, Functional Eyelid Surgery, Brow Lifts, BOTOX Wrinkle Reduction, Functional Botox, Dermal Fillers including Juvéderm, Restylane, Radiesse, and Perlane, Facial Rejuvenation, Acne Treatment, and Rosacea Treatment.

Other medical surgeries include ptosis, entropion, extropian repair as well as cyst, tumor and lesion removal.

View Dr. Prabin Mishra's Curriculum Vitae

Former Beverly Hills Cosmetic and Ophthalmic Surgeon, Dr. Prabin Mishra, joined The Eye Associates in September of 2007. Dr. Mishra has had extensive experience in the field of cosmetic surgery, and brings with him a gentle manner, enhanced skill level and eye for perfection that impresses both patients and staff. Soft spoken, Dr. Mishra listens to each patient’s concerns, and plans his treatment according to their wishes.

Dr. Mishra offers the highly popular Botox injections and dermal fillers, such as Juvéderm, Restylane, Radiesse, and Perlane, as well as the sight and appearance enhancing eyelid surgery, known as blepharoplasty. He has also gained national prominence in the area of micro auto fat transfers for facial rejuvenation, and is one of the few surgeons in the country performing eyelash transplants.

Dr. Mishra is an ophthalmologist, fellowship trained cosmetic surgeon, and Board Certified in Anti-Aging Medicine. Born in India, he initially studied in Europe and Canada before receiving his Ph.D. at Cornell University. Dr. Mishra then continued on to Michigan State University for his medical degree, and his residency in Ophthalmology at the Indiana University School of Medicine. He earned his Fellowship in Cosmetic Surgery from the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and its Aesthetic Rejuvenation Center of Beverly Hills, where he later practiced.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Mishra, please email us or call The Eye Associates at 941-792-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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Board Certified Dermatologist

Gary B. Rosen, MD

Gary B. Rosen, M.D. – The Eye Associates

"My goal is to protect my patients' skin while helping them look their very best."

Providing Dermatology Services at The Eye Associates in West Bradenton and Ellenton

View Dr. Gary B. Rosen's Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Rosen is Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.

Dr. Rosen has extensive training in the field of dermatology. Dr. Rosen has outstanding credentials, and we are sure that his warm, caring manner will put patients at ease. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Yale University, graduated Summa Cum Laude and received the Ezra Stiles Master’s Cup for Academic Excellence. He then went on to obtain his Medical Degree from UCLA School of Medicine where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. After his internship in internal medicine at Winthrop-University Hospital in Mineola, NY, he advanced on to a residency in Dermatology at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan.

If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Rosen, please
email us or call Dermatology at The Eye Associates at 941-794-DERM(3376) or toll free at 1-877-826-DERM(3376).

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Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist

John Limbrunner, BCHIS

John Limbrunner, BCHIS – The Eye Associates

“We treat you like family.
Don’t hesitate to call me for anything!”

John Limbrunner has a passion for helping people hear well. As a young man, he decided to become a hearing aid specialist because of his own family’s experience with his grandmother’s hearing loss. John saw that his grandmother’s hearing aids not only helped her to hear again and understand what was being said, but they also helped the entire family to enjoy talking with her and spending time with her.

John has devoted his entire adult life to helping the hearing impaired and has been a Licensed Hearing Healthcare Professional in Florida for 24 years.

For more information on our Hearing Clinic, or to make an appointment with John Limbrunner, please call The Eye Associates at 941-792-2020 or toll free at 1-866-865-2020.

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West Bradenton:
Office, Surgery Center & The Optical Gallery
6002 Pointe West Blvd.,
Bradenton, FL 34209
(1 block south of Blake Hospital off 59th Street W)
Office & Optical: (941) 792-2020

East Bradenton:
Office & The Optical Gallery
7230 55th Avenue East
Bradenton, FL 34203
(Twelve Oaks Plaza at SR 70 & I-75)
Office: (941) 758-1916
Optical: (941) 758-6996

Ellenton:
Office & The Optical Gallery
7915 U.S. Hwy 301 North
Ellenton, FL 34222
(Corner of Hwy 301 and Wellon Ranch Road)
Office: (941) 729-2020
Optical: (941) 729-2031

Sarasota:
Office, Laser Center & The Optical Gallery
2111 Bee Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL 34239
(Just south of Southgate Mall on Bee Ridge off US 41)
Office: (941) 923-2020
Optical: (941) 924-5941

Sun City:
Office & The Optical Gallery
3894 Sun City Center Blvd
Sun City Center, FL 33573
(Next to Burger King on SR 674)
Office: (813) 634-2020
Optical: (813) 633-0601