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Age-related eye diseases like macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, cataracts, dry eye and glaucoma are on the rise. Many develop without symptoms and can be inherited. Certain ethnic groups, smokers, and diabetics are at higher risk as well.

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Routine Vision Exams

Regardless of your age or physical health, it is important for everyone to have regular eye exams. Eye care starts with routine examinations. Our complete examination will reveal any eye problems, even hidden ones you may not be aware of.

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Ask Dr. Fanous!

Do you have questions about vision care, eye care, a follow up to an exam or recent procedure, or inquiries about pre-op and post-op care? Please visit our Ask Dr. Fanous section of our website.

Welcome to North Florida Eye Center!

Welcome to North Florida Eye Center!At North Florida Eye Center, we are Gainesville's specialists for senior vision care and elderly preventative eye care. We offer a unique eye care experience which includes comprehensive exams, preventative care and treatment of eye diseases, and diabetic care. Our focus is providing Gainesville as well as all of North Florida's seniors with a relaxing and informative office visit with our board certified doctor, Maher M. Fanous. We also offer our customers two convenient locations with our main office and surgical center in Gainesville and our second office in Chiefland.

Offering leading vision care technology at a competitive price, North Florida Eye Center is proud to offer high quality frames and lenses, flexible self-pay plan options, complimentary insurance billing and claim follow-up all while providing our local seniors with affordable vision care built around exceptional service.

New Patient Registration for First Time Visit

All new patients must fill out a Patient Registration Form prior to their first examination. For our patients' convenience, we have supplied this registration form on our webpage so it can be printed out and completed prior to coming into the office. Bring this form in with you and save some time during your first visit to our office.

Vision Care Discounts and Special Offers

At North Florida Eye Center we understand that in these economic hard times the value of a dollar goes a long way. For a complete list of all our vision care specials and discounts, please visit our Specials and Discount page located here.