At NFEC, we are proud to offer comprehensive eye exams that go over various eye diseases such as Macular Degeneration. Below are some educational materials from the American Academy of Ophthalmology that explain the function of the retina and how it is affected by Macular Degeneration.

How the Eye Works and the Retina

brought to you by the AAO

What Is dry Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD)? brought to you by the AAO

Surgery Center

Outpatient surgical procedures are performed at the Laser and Outpatient Surgery Center in Gainesville, FL

Meet The Doctor

Dr. Fanous is distinguished in his field, as well as sub-specialized and certified by the American Society of Surgeons.

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For a closer look at AMD risks, diagnosis, and treatment, click on this brochure:

About Us

North Florida Eye Center provides thorough eye examinations along with specialized services such as laser vision correction, advanced cataract surgery, and glaucoma treatment. We provide expert care for many eye conditions, such as glaucoma, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, and others.

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Gainesville Office

  •   6831 NW 11th Pl, Suite 1, Gainesville, FL 32605

  •   352-331-7337

  •   352-331-7552

  • Hours: M, T, TH & F
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    (Closed Wednesday)

Chiefland Office

  •   410 N. Main Street, Suite 6, Chiefland, FL 32626

  •   352-493-2634

  •   352-493-2517

  • Hours: Wednesday Only
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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