Newsom Eye is the premier provider of laser eye surgery, and comprehensive eye care in the Tampa Bay area, and the Heartland region of Florida. If you have a vision impairment that affects your quality of life, you are not alone. There is always hope. You can have NEWsom EYES! To ensure you the best vision correction experience, we combine the most skilled professional staff with the most up to date technological advancements. The Newsom Eye standard of care provides you the highest levels of safety and patient satisfaction. We understand that each individual case is unique and our personalized “treat every patient like they’re your mom” approach ensures that every patient is supported from start to finish.
T. Hunter Newsom, M.D., is the founder and leader of our ophthalmology practice and a board certified Cataract, LASIK and Glaucoma surgeon native to Florida. Dr. Newsom contributes a pure passion for the field of Ophthalmology, and it shows through his wealth of experience, accolades, and continued research to better the practice. Dr. Newsom is one of only two surgeons nationally recognized for “Surgical Excellence” in cataract and implant surgery, awarded by the American College of Eye Surgeons. The Highlands Today readers voted him “Best Eye Doctor” and The Tampa Tribune readers have named him “Best Eye Surgeon” annually since 2010.
As the inventor of the Newsom Bladeless Laser Cataract Surgery Technique and one of the first five surgeons in the United States to surgically implant both the Visian™ and Verisyse™ phakic internal contact lenses, Dr. Newsom is a firm believer in utilizing state of the art procedures and technology to deliver an exceptional outcome. You Deserve NEWsom EYES, and our world-class facility is committed to the best patient care, cultivating relationships and providing results that lasts a lifetime.
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Dr. Newsom Lectures Fellow Surgeons
The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, ASCRS, 2013 national symposium is being held this week in San Francisco. Dr Newsom lends his vast expertise and knowledge to fellow Cataract Surgeons with a discussion lecture on using the laser to correct astigmatism. As one of the world’s leading authorities on Laser Cataract Surgery, Dr. Newsom brings his wealth of surgical insight and techniques to share with his colleagues on this national stage.
Dr. Newsom with His Special Guests…
Above, Daytime Television host, Cyndi Edwards, chats with Dr. Hunter Newsom and his special guests at the WFLA television set for Daytime. Joining Dr. Newsom was his daughter, Madison, and his father, Dr. William Newsom. Dr. Newsom performed cataract surgery on his father as Madison watched carefully through the teaching microscope. Somehow, we think Ophthalmology may run very deeply in this family.
Newsom Laser Cataract Surgical Technique Receives Press
T. Hunter Newsom, MD is featured on the covers of two magazines this month: National Medical Magazine, “Outpatient Surgery”, and Florida Medical Magazine, “FloridaMD”. A leader in the field of Laser Cataract Surgery, Dr. Newsom invented the internationally recognized procedure known as Newsom Bladeless Laser Cataract Surgery.
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