Glaucoma – What You Need to Know

Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness in adults over 60; however, it can occur as early as your 40’s. Since glaucoma normally progresses slowly with little or no warning signs before permanent damage has occurred, it is very important to schedule yearly eye exams to check for glaucoma and other eye health issues. What is glaucoma? In a healthy …

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Visit our Optical Shops for the perfect stocking stuffers!

We can think of few better stocking stuffers than a brand new pair of designer sunglasses – and we have just the place for all you Santas out there to find them!  South Georgia/ North Florida Eye Partners has Optical Shops in Valdosta, Tifton, Douglas, Moultrie and Madison, Florida. All optical shop locations have a huge sunglass wall full of …

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Eye Partners Offices Participate in Giving Tuesday

South Georgia/ North Florida first wants to begin by saying how proud we are of each of our offices for embracing #givingtuesday! We hope to make this part of our annual tradition at SGNF Eye Partners during the holiday season moving forward. Each office has been so proactive in this project and has given back in such BIG ways! The …

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Dr. Jodie Norman to Begin Seeing Patients in Valdosta December 3rd

We are excited to announce Dr. Jodie Norman, one of South Georgia/ North Florida’s outstanding optometrists, will begin seeing patients again in Valdosta starting December 3rd. Dr. Norman holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Valdosta State University and graduated from the University of Alabama School of Optometry.  In addition to adult and pediatric eye exams, she specializes in Dry …

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Dr. Wes Ross Joins Mission Trip to Honduras

This September, South Georgia/ North Florida Ophthalmologist Dr. Wes Ross traveled to Honduras with a mission group to conduct medical clinics and volunteer construction in several rural villages.  The group is called IC13; they’re based in Nashville, TN and they make a few trips a year to hold these clinics and help with infrastructure. Dr. Ross and his wife, Shannon …

iLASIK Surgery – “It changed everything.”

 Imagine no longer needing your contacts or glasses.  Wouldn’t that change your life?  It certainly changed Michael Wise’s.  South Georgia / North Florida Eye Partners offers the latest iLASIK technology, and our physicians are top-notch. Michael’s experience is a great example of how this incredible surgery can literally change everything. Before iLASIK surgery, Michael couldn’t even distinguish facial features without his …

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SGNF’s Low Vision Clinic – Here to Help

Low vision is a loss of eyesight that makes everyday tasks such as reading, writing, watching TV, driving a car or recognizing faces, difficult to accomplish. Therefore, when vision cannot be improved with regular eyeglasses, medicine or surgery, people with low vision need help learning how to make the most of their remaining sight and keep their independence.

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Office Closures Notice – October 11th & 12th

Office Closures: The following offices are closed today, Thursday, October 11th: Moultrie, Tifton & Douglas. Valdosta and Madison offices are open today and seeing patients. All South Georgia/North Florida Eye Partners offices are closed tomorrow, Friday, October 12th for a customer service training day. Our thoughts and prayers are will all of our patients and staff as we start the …

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Why Eye Exams are Important – At Any Age

Despite your age or health, annual comprehensive eye exams can help to detect any eye problems at their earliest stages – when they’re most treatable. South Georgia/North Florida Eye Partners is a big believer in early detection and early treatment – it can help not only with vision problems, but other health problems as well. What happens during an eye …