Tampa,FL—July 9, 2013-The Kaufman Eye Institute with offices in Zephyrhills, Sun City Center, Wesley Chapel and Bushnell is pleased to announce that board certified ophthalmologist and neurologist, Steven Gross,M.D. has joined KEI. Dr Gross sees patients in all of the Kaufman Eye Institute’s locations.
“We are pleased to welcome such a talented physician as Dr Gross to our Institute” says Dr Kaufman the Medical Director of the Kaufman Eye Institute. “Not only is Dr Gross board certified in ophthalmology and neurology, he is fellowship trained in reconstructive and aesthetic oculoplastic surgery, neuro ophthalmology, and pediatric ophthalmology.”
Originally from Queens New York, a graduate of Northwestern University with a Bachelor of Science Degree, Dr Gross went on to earn his Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Illinois in Chicago. He completed residencies in Ophthalmology at the Manhattan Eye and Ear Hospital, in Neurology at Columbia University, and in Pediatrics at the University of Illinois and at Washington University in St Louis. In addition, Dr Gross completed ophthalmology fellowships in neuro ophthalmology at the Harkness Eye Institute of Columbia University, reconstructive and aesthetic oculoplastic surgery at the Southeastern Oculoplastic Center in Atlanta, and in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismology at the Baylor College of Medicine and the Cullen Eye Institute in Houston.
Dr Gross’s services include cosmetic and functional eyelid lifts and tucks, blepharoplasty,entropion, ectropion, DCRs, browlifts, Botox, fillers, adult strabismus and neuro ophthalmologic evaluations.
Dr Gross is ranked as one of America’s Top Ophthalmologists and listed as one of the Best Doctors in America. He is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of South Florida College of Medicine.
Stuart Kaufman, M.D. selected as Trulign™ Toric Lens implant surgeon.
Tampa, FL —July 9. 2013 — Stuart J. Kaufman, M.D., Cataract Surgeon with offices in Zephyrhills, Sun City Center, Bushnell and Wesley Chapel has been selected as a Trulign™ implant cataract surgeon in the initial roll out of Bausch & Lomb’s new Trulign™ Toric Lens, the only intraocular lens which can reduce astigmatism and also provide distance, intermediate and near vision, all without glasses.
The Trulign™ Toric Lens IOL represents a significant breakthrough in multifocal accommodative lens implant technology, more commonly referred to as “Lifestyle Lenses”. It is suited for astigmatic cataract patients who take part in a variety of activities and require a full range of of vision without glasses. Most patients to have the FDA Approved Trulign™ Toric Lens implants after cataract surgery experience the ability to work on a computer, drive, go shopping, participate in sports activities, do handy work, swim, walk and watch television all without eyeglasses.