At NFEC, we are proud to offer comprehensive eye exams that go over various eye diseases such as Diabetic Retinopathy. Below are some educational materials from the American Academy of Ophthalmology that explain the how the eye works and how it can become affected by Diabetic Retinopathy.

How the Eye Works

What Is Diabetic Retinopathy? 

Stages of Diabetic Eye Disease

Nonproliferative Diabetic

Retinopathy (early stage)

Proliferative Diabetic

Retinopathy (advanced stage)

For more information about diabetic retinopathy, click on this brochure:

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.

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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