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  January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month, an important time to spread the word about this sight-stealing disease.  Glaucoma is a group of diseases that damage the eye’s optic nerve and can result in vision loss and blindness. However, with early detection and treatment, you can...

With the holiday shopping season now in full swing, Snead Eye Group joins the American Academy of Ophthalmology in reminding the public of certain safety guidelines when choosing the perfect gifts for little ones. A number of studies show that some popular toy types are...

  If you need glasses or contacts to see well, it is likely you have imagined life without them. You have probably thought about LASIK and wondered if you could be a good candidate. There are many reasons to consider LASIK surgery.  For example, if you are...

No doubt that the popularity of taking eye “exams” online has grown. The “one-stop shop” idea of taking your eye exam and ordering your glasses or contacts online sounds very appealing. After all, time is precious and we all need more time, right? Time savings...

  No doubt that the popularity of taking eye “exams” online has grown. The “one-stop shop” idea of taking your eye exam and ordering your glasses or contacts online sounds very appealing. After all, time is precious and we all need more time, right? Time savings...

FORT MYERS, FL. (October 3, 2018) – On October 8th, Snead Eye Group’s newest Board-Certified Ophthalmologist Dr. Klaus Freeland is embarking on a week-long journey to help a small, underprivileged community “See the difference” of better eyesight. While volunteering in conjunction with the Hospital Loma de...

Dr. Brad Snead is one of the first to implant the iStent Inject in Fort Myers FORT MYERS, FL. (September 13, 2018) –Snead Eye Group Medical Director, Dr. Brad A. Snead , M.D., F.A.C.S., is one of the first physicians in Southwest Florida to perform the...

  Positive thinking is the cornerstone of positive outcomes! Imagine yourself at age 30, 40 or 50 – what were the best attributes of those years? Now pretend you’re that age and live it! In celebration of Healthy Aging month, here are some great tips to...

FORT MYERS, Fla. (September 2, 2018) – Founder Dr. John W. Snead, M.D., F.A.C.S., and Medical Director Dr. Brad A. Snead, M.D., F.A.C.S., of Snead Eye Group proudly announce the addition of their second LenSx bladeless laser to its Fort Myers Surgery Center. With this addition...