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Jul 16

Why Seek an Optometrist?

Overview of an Optometrist

An optometrist is technically a licensed health care O.D., which means Doctor of Optometry, and is a professional whom is trained to provide the following eye care services:

  • Perform vision tests
  • Prescribe contact lenses and eyeglasses
  • Perform routine eye exams
  • Diagnose and treat glaucoma, eye infections, dry eyes among a vast array of other ocular conditions. We also co-manage cataracts, LASIK (laser vision correction) and many ocular diseases.
  • Diagnose other physical ailments and diseases that may be contributing to eye problems such as high blood sugar, anxiety issues and hypertension
  • Examine and diagnose nearsightedness, farsightedness and other common vision disorders
  • Perform minor surgical procedures such as removing foreign objects from eyes and instilling punctal plugs to help patients with dry eyes

Our Co-management with Ophthalmologists

  • Ophthalmic plastic surgery
  • Pediatric ophthalmology
  • To perform reconstructive plastic surgery in the case of severe head trauma

Boca Family Eye Care co-manages cataract surgery, Lasik as well as other refractive procedures with our local ophthalmologist colleagues. We are happy to offer you Lasik or cataract surgery consultation services. Please contact us for details.

Jonathan Nebb

Dr. Nebb is from Northern Virginia. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from George Mason University in 2001. He then received his Bachelor of Science in Vision Science as well as his Doctor of Optometry degree from Nova Southeastern College of Optometry. He worked in a Glaucoma specialty care clinic and also had his externship at the largest private practice in Florida. Dr. Nebb is the recipient of numerous academic awards including the Transitions Healthy Sight for Life Award. An outstanding general optometrist, Dr. Nebb’s area of interest is sports vision with emphasis on the interaction needed for athletes to improve visual performance, coordination and timing. Dr. Nebb is a member of the American Optometric Association, Florida Optometric Association and the Palm Beach County Optometric Society.

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