Our practice combines state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment with the experience gained through research and advanced training.  Each of our physicians are Harvard or Yale Trained.  We offer our patients the latest and most advanced treatments and techniques for ocular disease customized for their individual situations. East Florida Eye Institute has been directly involved with the FDA approval of many ophthalmology drugs.


Dr. Frenkel recently published an important macular degeneration article regarding patient prognosis in the British Journal of Ophthalmology.

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Dr. Frenkel presents his research at The American Academy of Ophthalmology, The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Angiogenesis, The Retina Society and European Society of Ophthalmology. 

Dr. Seith presents her work at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology and is a recipient of the Clarence W. Mendell Award from Yale University. 

Dr. Schacknow is co-editor for two major ophthalmology textbooks, “The Glaucoma Book,” and “Clinical Glaucoma Care" and has been elected to membership of the American Glaucoma Society. 



Dr. Frenkel has been honored by being invited  to give a major address at the Kresge Eye Institute 61st Annual Clinical Conference. He will be giving the Rudemann lecture, named in honor of the founder of the Institute on “How Darkness Illuminates the Prognosis of Wet AMD Patients” which discusses his research in wet macular degeneration patients.


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