About Us

Ophthalmologist & Cataract & Glaucoma Surgeon located in Gainesville and Chiefland, FL

North Florida Eye Center

Welcome to Our Practice

North Florida Eye Center has offices in Chiefland and Gainesville, Florida, where adults and children over 12 can benefit from exceptional eye care. Experienced ophthalmologist and cataract and glaucoma surgeon Maher Fanous, MD, and his team provide a comprehensive range of services, including eye exams and contact lens fittings.

Patients at North Florida Eye Center will receive a thorough assessment and diagnosis for symptoms like red eyes, pain, blurred vision, and other indicators of eye problems. The team treats a wide range of eye diseases, such as glaucoma, wet and dry macular degeneration, cataracts, and diabetic retinal disease.

Cataract surgery is a specialty at North Florida Eye Center. The team uses cutting-edge technology such as the LenSx® Laser, which features optical coherence tomography (OCT) for high-resolution images of the eyes, and ensures precise, personalized surgery. Another specialty at North Florida Eye Center is medical and surgical management of difficult glaucoma, including minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS).

Preventive care is also a priority at North Florida Eye Center. Regular eye health checkups ensure patients receive prompt treatment for any signs of eye disease at an early stage.

To benefit from the outstanding eye care offered by the North Florida Eye Center team, call the office in Chiefland or Gainesville today or use the online scheduling tool to request an appointment.