Low Vision Specialist FLORIDA

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Dr. Marc Gannon

1540 East Commercial Blvd. Suite 102 Ft Lauderdale, Fl. 33334

Dr. Marc McGannon of the Low Vision Institute has over a 90% success rate helping patients regain their independence and quality of life when they thought it wasn’t possible. For over 30 years, the Low Vision Institute has helped patients to read, write, and even drive again. Their success stories include thousands who can now see a menu or enjoy live theatre.

For patients suffering from diseases or conditions such as albinism, brain injury, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, macular degeneration, retinitis pigmentosa or even a stroke, The Low Vision Institute represents hope.

Starting with a comprehensive exam, Dr. Gannon’s team employs the influential three-step RenewView™ Low Vision Program which utilizes the latest innovations in low vision devices and rehabilitative therapy.

Dr. Gannon’s main office is located in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida but offers satellite offices in Boca Raton, Miami, Stuart, West Palm Beach and the Villages which are located just north of Orlando.

Call today to see if Dr. Gannon and the team at The Low Vision Institute can help you or a loved one regain their independence.

Dr. Ed Huggett

2323 Curlew Rd., 7A Dunedin, FL 34698

1701 Rickenbacker Dr., Ste. 102 Sun City Center, FL 33573

Edward J. Huggett, Jr., O.D.   

Telephone: 727-463-2579 

2323 Curlew Rd. Suite 7A 

Dunedin, FL 34698

EDUCATION  

Post-graduate course work in low vision 2007

Lighthouse International, New York, NY 2004-2006

Post-graduate course work in pediatric and binocular vision disorders   1994-1998

Doctor of Optometry, University of Houston College of Optometry, Houston, TX. 1990

Post-graduate courses in Education with special emphasis in post- graduate courses in Curriculum, Instruction and Administration, St. Leo College, St. Leo, FL. 1981-1983

Bachelor of Arts, Zoology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL. 1981 

Associate of Arts, St. Petersburg Junior College, St. Petersburg, FL. 1978 

EXTERNSHIP  Bay Pines VA Medical Center, Bay Pines, FL. 1989 

FELLOWSHIP  University of Houston College of Optometry, Houston, TX., 1988 – 1989 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE   

1995 to present Director and Founder of NuEyes Low Vision Solutions (formerly known as the Low Vision & Binocular vision Clinic of Florida), providing vision examinations and rehabilitation for the visually impaired population

2012 to present Optometric Consultant, Dr. Light, lighting products for vision enhancement 

2010 to 2019 Director of Optometric Services and Vision Enhancement Services, CLEAR Solutions for Reading, Inc. 

2008 to 2012 International Low Vision Support Group (ILVS), Co-presenter

2006 to 2015 Director, Low Vision Clinic, St. Luke’s Cataract & Laser Institute, Tarpon Springs, FL 

2005 to 2007 Director, Low Vision Clinic, Morton Plant Mease Rehab. Center, Palm Harbor, FL 

1994  Team Eye Physician, Toronto Blue Jays Major League Baseball Club  

1990   Staff Optometrist – James Haley VA Medical Center, Tampa, FL.    

1981 to 1986 Resource Instructor, Citrus County School Board, Inverness, FL 

ASSOCIATIONS 

Member, American Optometric Association

Member, Florida Optometric Association

Member, Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association (NORA)

Member, International Society for Low Vision Research and Rehabilitation (ISLRR)

PUBLICATIONS 

Contributor to Visual Ability of Patients Seeking Outpatient Low Vision Services in the United States, JAMA (Journal American Medical Association), 2014 

ChromaGen Vision Screener Manual, ChromaGen Vision, LLC

CERTIFICATION

Board Certified Optometric Physician – State of Florida License: OPC2447, current

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