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Benefits of Optomap®

What is optomap®? Simply put, an optomap ultra-widefield retinal image is a unique technology that captures more than 80% of your retina in one panoramic photo which can help with early detection of everything from vision impairment to life-threatening diseases. The unique optomap view helps your eye care practitioner detect early signs of retinal disease more effectively and efficiently than …

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Reduce Digital Eye Strain

How much time do you or your kids spend in front of a digital screen? We ask this because recent studies* show 60% of people are in front of a digital device for at least 6 hours a day. Interesting enough, blue light isn’t only produced by digital devices – the sun produces blue light, too! Our bodies actually use …

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Astigmatism? Consider RGP Lenses

Did you know that 1/3 of the population has some form of astigmatism? People with astigmatism have oval-shaped corneas instead of round. This causes light to reflect differently in front of or behind the cornea, which results in blurry vision. The good news is that astigmatism can be improved with corrective eyewear! South Georgia/North Florida Eye Partners offers a premium …

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First Responder LASIK Special

Attention First Responders! $400* Off LASIK  Firefighters, EMTs/Paramedics, and Law Enforcement are all eligible to receive $400* off LASIK through December 2020. This First Responder special is part of our Focus 2020 campaign when we are highlighting the things that really matter – and your service to our communities is at the top of the list! A great benefit of LASIK is …

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Your Advanced Eye Care Destination

Delivering the latest advanced eye care technology to our patients is important to the physicians at South Georgia / North Florida Eye Partners. Our team of ophthalmologists, Dr. Scott Petermann, Dr. Wes Ross, and Dr. Garrett Webster specialize in advanced eye surgeries and stay on the cutting edge of technology that results in better care for our patients. Our patients …

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Eye Exams: Start Off with the Right Specs

With January being the start of a new year – and also the fact that this year is 2020 😉 – now is the perfect time to start taking better care of your eyes and to brush-up on the importance of regular eye exams. You should always schedule an eye exam for you and your loved ones once each year. …

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Glaucoma Treatment & Services

Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness in the United States and is often referred to as the sneak thief of sight due to unnoticeable symptoms. People with a family history of glaucoma, African Americans over the age of 40 and Hispanics over the age of 60 are at an increased risk of developing glaucoma. If glaucoma is detected during …

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“Giving Tuesday” at Eye Partners

South Georgia/North Florida Eye Partners is spreading joy this holiday season by giving! Last week, all locations participated in “Giving Tuesday” by taking the time to help others in our local communities. Our Tifton location collected both monetary gifts and canned food items. They donated the money collected to Patticake House, a child advocacy center. The canned goods and other …

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Look Ahead to the New Year with New Eyes

Delivering the latest eye care technology to our patients is important to the physicians at South Georgia / North Florida Eye Partners. We specialize in advanced eye surgeries – such as LASIK surgery and laser-assisted cataract surgery – and stay on the cutting edge of technology that results in better eye care for our patients. For example, our newest cataract …

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‘Tis the Season for Toy Safety

Have you ever heard the saying, “It’s all fun and games until someone gets hurt?” This holiday season South Georgia / North Florida Eye Partners would like to remind patients of the role certain toys can play in vision loss with these top toy safety tips! Here are several toy safety tips provided by the American Academy of Ophthalmology! Avoid …