Cape Coral Eye Center is regarded as one of the premier eye care centers in South West Florida. Our surgeons and doctors have helped thousands of people enjoy better vision and have consistently introduced break-through technology to the area. We are committed to excellence by delivering modern technology with old fashioned concern.
Cape Coral Eye Center offers the very latest lasers, surgical, and diagnostic equipment available on the market. From LASIK to cataract surgery to glaucoma management, Cape Coral Eye Center uses the most high-tech equipment available. Dr. Farrell C. Tyson, II was the first surgeon to use Cold Phaco technology for cataract extraction and Endoscopic CycloPhotocoagulation (ECP) for glaucoma. Dr. Tyson is always up-to-date on the newest and best treatments and technologies to ensure maximum preservation of vision and has even designed a ground-breaking surgical instrument that was named after him. Learn more about our newest lasers and other technologies by visiting our technology page.
The board-certified surgeons at Cape Coral Eye Center, Dr. Benjamin Martin and Dr. Farrell C. Tyson are among the most experienced and well-trained in the country. Together they have performed thousands of surg-
ical and laser procedures. Dr. Tyson has been invited to teach courses at major national and international meetings of ophthalmologists in such prestigous places such as the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Turkish Glaucoma Congress in Izmir, the Russian National Ophthalmology Congress in Moscow, the Pan African American Congress of Ophthalmology in Dubai, the European Societies of Cataract and Refractive Surgery in London and Lisbon, the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons in Barcelona, Spain, and most recently at the International Ophthalmic Symposium of Dhahran Eye Specialist Hospital (DESH) 2009 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
In addition to cataract and glaucoma surgery, Dr. Tyson is fellowship trained and has completed extensive training in laser vision correction. His expertise and experience with laser vision correction dates back to his involvement in the research of the Excimer laser prior to its approval by the FDA.
Cape Coral Eye Center is recognized as a center of excellence by major pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers. Our surgeons are continuously sought out by manufacturers to conduct clinical trials on new medications and technologies.
Dedicated Eye Surgery and Laser Center
The Eye Surgery and Laser Center at Cape Coral Eye Center is the only ambulatory surgery center in Cape Coral. This means you won’t have to go to the hospital to have surgery! The Eye Surgery and Laser Center has been awarded the certificate of accreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. AAAHC). This award means that the Eye Surgery and Laser Center has met nationally recognized standards for quality care. In order to achieve this accreditation, the Eye Surgery and Laser Center underwent an extensive on-site survey of its facilities and services. The survey team, composed of physicians, nurses and administrators evaluated all aspects of patient care.
Every member of the Cape Coral Eye Center team is dedicated to providing excellent patient care and exceeding your expectations to ensure that ours is the premier eye care center of Southwest Florida. Our motto is “Modern Technology with old fashioned concern”, and we will work hard to make you feel comfortable and “at home” while delivering the quality care we are recognized for.
As a proud member of this growing community for nearly 30 years, Cape Coral Eye Center is pleased to support many local clubs, associations and charities in the area including the German-American Club of SWFL, the Italian-American Club, the Elks, the Cape Coral Irish American Club, the Filipino-American Association of Lee County and the India Association of Fort Myers. We are also proud members of the Cape Coral Chamber of Commerce and the North Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce. Our doctors and staff participate in a number of benefit events throughout the year. We also offer educational seminars and offer a speaker’s bureau to tailor speakers to your private engagements. If you would like to get involved with us, please call our community relations specialist at (239)542-2020 ex. 2307, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.