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We found 8 providers with an interest in eye problems and who accept BlueOptions Everyday Health 1416 near Winter Haven, FL.

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
407 Ave K Se
Winter Haven, FL
 

Dr. Daniel Welch is a specialist in ophthalmology (eye disease). He works in Winter Haven, FL and Sebring, FL. After completing medical school at the University of Florida College of Medicine, Dr. Welch performed his residency at Shands HealthCare. His areas of expertise consist of cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation and anterior segment diseases. Patient ratings for Dr. Welch average 5.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Welch accepts.

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Relevant Interests: , anterior segment diseases

All Interests: Anterior Segment Diseases, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
407 Ave K Se
Winter Haven, FL
 

Dr. David Loewy practices ophthalmology (eye disease) in Winter Haven, FL and Sebring, FL. Dr. Loewy attended the University of Michigan Medical School and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Eastern Virginia Medical School for residency. He has a special interest in anterior segment diseases and comprehensive ophthalmology. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He speaks Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , anterior segment diseases

All Interests: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Anterior Segment Diseases

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
215 1st Street N; Suite 200
Winter Haven, FL
 

Dr. Jonathan Silbiger's specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). In addition to English, Dr. Silbiger (or staff) speaks Spanish, German, and French. Dr. Silbiger's areas of expertise include comprehensive ophthalmology, external eye diseases, and cornea problems. He is a graduate of the University of Florida College of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center for residency. Dr. Silbiger has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , external eye diseases, cornea problems

All Interests: Cornea Problems, Comprehensive Ophthalmology, External Eye Diseases

Dr. Suk Jin Moon, MD
Specializes in Vitreoretinal Diseases
250 Avenue K Sw; Suite 200
Winter Haven, FL
 

Dr. Suk Moon's area of specialization is vitreoretinal diseases (retina and vitreous). In his practice, Dr. Moon focuses on vitreoretinal surgical procedures and retina problems (vitreoretinal diseases). He is affiliated with South Lake Hospital and Winter Haven Hospital. Dr. Moon is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He graduated from Duke University School of Medicine and Medical College of Wisconsin and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , retina problems (vitreoretinal diseases)

All Interests: Retina Problems, Vitreoretinal Surgical Procedures

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
407 Ave K Se
Winter Haven, FL
 

Dr. Aly Sheraly's area of specialization is ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Sheraly is especially interested in glaucoma. He obtained his medical school training at SUNY Upstate Medical University and performed his residency at Henry Ford Hospital. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Relevant Interests: , glaucoma

All Interests: Glaucoma

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
215 1st Street N; Suite 200
Winter Haven, FL
 

Dr. Alexei Moraczewski's specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). Areas of particular interest for Dr. Moraczewski include glaucoma. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He attended medical school at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Moraczewski's medical residency was performed at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Dr. Moraczewski (or staff) speaks Spanish, German, and French.

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Relevant Interests: , glaucoma

All Interests: Glaucoma

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
122 E Central Avenue
Winter Haven, FL
 

Dr. Scott Klein works as an ophthalmologist. Clinical interests for Dr. Klein include glaucoma. After completing medical school at Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Klein performed his residency at Cole Eye Institute. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , glaucoma, anterior segment diseases

All Interests: Anterior Segment Diseases, Glaucoma

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
400 E Central Avenue
Winter Haven, FL
 

Dr. Ben Crowder is an ophthalmologist. His areas of expertise include the following: glaucoma and cataract surgery with intraocular lens (IOL) implantation. Dr. Crowder accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Miami, Dr. Crowder attended medical school at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , glaucoma

All Interests: Glaucoma, Cataract Surgery with Intraocular Lens Implantation

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What are Eye Problems?

Almost every moment that we are awake, we rely on our eyes to navigate and interact with the world around us. But we rarely give our eyes much thought. The truth is, the eyes are amazing, complex and delicate organs. Millions of people every year have problems with their eyes. Some of the most common eye problems are refractive disorders, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, and cataracts.

Refractive disorders happen when the shape of your eye doesn’t let you focus very precisely. You might be myopic (nearsighted), hyperopic (farsighted), or have an astigmatism, which is a focus problem caused by the cornea. Refractive disorders can be corrected by glasses or contacts.

Glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in the United States. It happens when fluid pressure builds up within the eye and damages the optic nerve. It is treated with medications and surgery.

Diabetic retinopathy is a common complication of diabetes. The retina is tissue at the back of the eye that is filled with numerous, tiny blood vessels. When diabetes damages these delicate blood vessels, they burst or leak, leading to blind spots and blurred vision. Diabetic retinopathy can be treated with laser therapy and surgery, but often vision cannot be restored.

Macular degeneration is common in older adults. The macula is the central part of the retina and is responsible for crisp center vision. Over time, the cells in the macula begin to die, making central vision blurry. An early symptom of macular degeneration is that straight lines appear wavy.

Cataracts happen when the clear lens in the front of the eye becomes cloudy, making things look blurry or faded. They are extremely common in older people. By age 80, more than half of all Americans will have had a cataract. In early stages, prescription glasses and magnifying lenses can help. As the cataracts get worse, surgery to replace the lens may be the best option.

More than just one of the five senses, we rely heavily on our eyes to communicate, work, and get around every day. It’s important to have regular eye exams to make sure your vision stays in good shape for years to come.