24 06, 2016

Tampa Bay ophthalmology practice can improve vision for people of all ages.

By | June 24th, 2016|Cataract Center, Cataracts|0 Comments

Known as one of Tampa Bay’s premier jewelers, Julie Weintraub, owner of The Gold & Diamond Source in Clearwater, says, like with most people, her eyesight is a vital part of her day-to-day activities. “I work with customers every day, and I also do a lot of public speaking,” she explains. “If someone was more [...]

22 06, 2016

The Eye Institute of West Florida Discusses “Cataract Awareness Month”

By | June 22nd, 2016|Cataract Center, Cataract Surgery, Cataracts|0 Comments

June is "Cataract Awareness Month.” This blog post will discuss the importance of cataract awareness and how you can achieve clear vision today. A cataract is a clouding and hardening of the eye’s natural lens, which distorts vision, making images blurry and dull. When left untreated, cataracts are the leading cause of blindness in aging [...]

27 04, 2016

LIKE FATHER, LIKE SON

By | April 27th, 2016|Cataract Center, Cataract Surgery, Cataracts|0 Comments

Hailed as one of the pioneering ophthalmic surgeons in the Tampa Bay area, Stephen M. Weinstock, MD, naturally would only trust his eyes to the finest surgeon when he developed cataracts. Fortunately, he didn’t have far to look. Dr. Stephen Weinstock trusted his cataract surgery to his skilled son, Dr. Robert Weinstock, both of The [...]

18 01, 2016

Dr. Robert Weinstock and Dr. Neel Desai Attend the 2016 Cataract Surgery: Telling It Like It Is! Meeting

By | January 18th, 2016|Cataracts|0 Comments

The Eye Institute of West Florida will be represented by Dr. Robert Weinstock and Dr. Neel Desai at this year's Cataract Surgery: Telling It Like It Is! meeting. Both doctors are scheduled for events throughout the weekend-long meeting. Dr. Robert Weinstock, board-certified, fellowship-trained Cataract, Refractive and LASIK Surgeon, begins the weekend-long meeting as one of [...]

11 06, 2015

Dr. Robert J. Weinstock Chief Medical Editor of Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today

By | June 11th, 2015|Cataracts|0 Comments

Case Presentation A 44-year-old white woman with a history of keloids and systemic thyroid disease presently controlled with medication presents to you with a request for intervention 13 years after her LASIK surgery. She complains of decreased distance vision with asthenopic symptoms. Prior to undergoing LASIK, the patient’s manifest refraction was -1.50 +2.50 × 110 [...]

19 05, 2015

EyewireTV’s interview with Robert J. Weinstock, MD at ASCRS

By | May 19th, 2015|Cataracts|0 Comments

EyewireTV’s interview featuring Robert J. Weinstock, MD at the ASCRS Convention discussing LENSAR’s Streamline software upgrades for it’s LENSAR laser system. LENSAR, Inc. is a global leader in next generation femtosecond laser technology for refractive cataract surgery, and Robert J. Weinstock, MD, Director of Cataract and Refractive Services at the Eye Institute of West Florida [...]

17 02, 2015

Suffering with cataracts, Jeril Cohen trusted her son, Dr. Robert Weinstock, to restore her vision.

By | February 17th, 2015|Cataracts|0 Comments

As a toddler, Jeril Cohen was diagnosed as being legally blind. From birth to her diagnosis at age three, Jeril’s parents had no idea of the severity of her vision difficulties. Then one day her parents noticed that she was no longer reaching for her toys or even for her mother or father. “They would [...]

12 02, 2015

Dr Weinstock is interviewed at the ACES/SEE Caribbean Eye Conference

By | February 12th, 2015|Cataracts, Eye Institute of West Florida|0 Comments

Known for his key role in the development of lasers for cataract surgery, Dr. Robert Weinstock of The Eye Institute of West Florida discusses the evolution of laser refractive cataract surgery and the status of the procedure today. Here Dr Weinstock is being interviewed by Mark Kontos MD at the ACES/SEE Caribbean Eye Conference for [...]

10 12, 2014

Millennial Eye Live 2014 Lecture by Robert J. Weinstock MD

By | December 10th, 2014|Cataracts|0 Comments

Balancing Interest and Integrity - Dr. Robert Weinstock delivers lecture at Millennial Eye Live 2014. He gives great advice to aspiring physicians who wish to become consultants in medicine. Listen how his passion for patient care drives innovation in ophthalmology. Click to view the interview: http://bit.ly/1ykCejT More about Robert J. Weinstock MD Robert J. Weinstock, [...]

3 12, 2014

Dr. Desai explains how in todays economy and declining reimbursements

By | December 3rd, 2014|Cataracts|0 Comments

Dr. Desai explains how in todays economy and declining reimbursements, The Eye Institute of West Florida is able to provide valuable services through its state-of-the-art technology, bringing excellent vision results to patients. Click to view the interview: http://bit.ly/1yhjQ7M Neel R. Desai, M.D. #drneeldesai is a fellowship-trained ophthalmologist strictly specializing in LASIK, Cataract and Corneal Diseases [...]