To be Frank…

 Why did you decide to go into ophthalmology? I have always wanted to be a doctor, at least that’s what my mother told me.  I was influenced by my father, an ophthalmologist in Miami, and my mother, a registered nurse. However, I knew nothing about ophthalmology or any other medical field except that doctors were… Read More


3 Reasons You Need Yearly Comprehensive Eye Exams

We are often asked why it is important to have yearly comprehensive eye exams. If you don’t have a family history of eye disease and you don’t have any visions problems, do you really need to schedule yearly eye exams? What is the point of a yearly exam when nothing ever seems to change with… Read More


How Much Do You Really Know About Eye Charts?

It’s found in every optometrist’s office, family doctor’s office, and even in schools. It’s the eye chart. As the central part of any eye exam, this chart helps your doctor test your visual acuity and determine whether you need corrective lenses in order to see clearly. But what exactly is this ubiquitous chart’s history, and how did… Read More


3 Things You Should Think About When Booking Your Next Eye Exam

Thinking you only need an eye exam if you have poor vision is perhaps the biggest mistake you can make related to your eye care. Eye exams are for more than just prescribing glasses and conducting eye tests. Eye exams are extremely important for catching problems like cancer or glaucoma before they become serious and untreatable. Aside… Read More


Dr. Weaver & Team Complete 3rd Mission Trip to Peru

At Eye Associates of Tallahassee, we love to give back to those in need. Our doctors and staff feel lucky to have access to some of the most advanced technology in the world – and for the third year in a row, we’ve flown our skill overseas to provide eye care for those who need… Read More


How To Prevent Eye Infections From Contacts

Contacts are an amazing invention. They are a terrific alternative to glasses, and for those who are not ready to undergo LASIK eye surgery, it is a great way to show off your eyes free from spectacles. But using these inconspicuous lenses requires additional responsibility. They may be a great way to show off your eyes,… Read More


4 Health Problems A Routine Eye Exam Can Detect

It’s widely accepted that going in for your yearly physical is crucial for detecting serious problems, but many people fail to apply this mentality to their yearly eye exam. It’s a shame considering regular eye exams can help detect a number of devastating health conditions, many of which are treatable if found early. What’s even… Read More