FORT MYERS, Fla. – Eye Centers of Florida welcomes Board Certified Ophthalmologist Alexander E. Pogrebniak, M.D., as Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus. Dr. Pogrebniak, former Chief of Ophthalmology at the Wolfson Children’s Hospital in Jacksonville, will be available to see patients on July 13, 2015.
Dr. Pogrebniak holds a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Michigan. His experience includes serving at the Mayo Clinic and University of Florida Jacksonville Medical Center, and consulting for the Children’s Medical Services for the State of Florida, Department of Children and Families.
“Dr. Pogrebniak is a much needed, valuable asset that will bring our goal to completion providing a total eye care experience for all age groups in all stages of life,” said Dr. David C. Brown, founder of Eye Centers of Florida. “He’ll be a great help to families of children with strabismus, tear duct disorders, eyelid disorders, pediatric cataracts, infantile glaucoma, and eye trauma. In addition to patients from birth to 21, Dr. Pogrebniak will see adults with strabismus.”
Dr. Pogrebniak’s professional memberships include the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, the Florida Pediatric Society, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the Lee County Medical Society. He will soon be affiliated with the Lee Memorial Health System.
About Eye Centers of Florida
Founded in 1971 by Dr. David C. Brown, Eye Centers of Florida is an eye care provider with 20 doctors. Eye Centers of Florida accepts Medicare and all forms of insurance and has helpful staff available to assist patients in processing medical claims. Eye Centers of Florida also offers Care Credit, an interest-free financing program.
For more information or to set an appointment, visit www.ecof.com, call (239) 939-3456 or stop by any of Eye Centers of Florida’s 12 south Florida locations in Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Cape Coral, Clewiston, Immokalee, LaBelle, Lehigh Acres, Naples, and Port Charlotte.