Florida Eye Specialists and Cataract Institute is a renowned treatment center for all eye-related diseases and conditions, and now has an office located in the Brandon Clinic, dedicated to retinal problems. The physicians at the Retina Specialists office specialize in the disease and surgery of the retina and vitreous. If you are having trouble with a retinal detachment or a retinal tear, we can treat you.
Marguerite Kohlhepp M.D., completed her Fellowship in Vitreo-Retinal Surgery at the University of Nebraska in Omaha. Dr. Kohlhepp is Board certified in Ophthalmology and has been in private practice since 1997.
Dan P. Montzka M.D., completed his fellowship in Retina and Intraocular Tumors at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. In addition to his part at Florida Eye Specialists and Cataract Institute, Dr. Montzka is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of South Florida.
Nandesh Patel M.D., F.A.C.S., completed his specialized fellowship at the University of South Florida College of Medicine in the surgical and medical diseases of the retina and vitreous. In addition to his clinical duties, Dr. Patel participated in numerous multicenter investigational trials, where he evaluated the role of latest groundbreaking treatments for Uveitis, Diabetic retinopathy, and Macular degeneration.
Florida Eye Specialists and Cataract Institute has served the West Florida community since 1981 with four separate locations in the Tampa area located in the cities of Brandon, Sun City Center, Ruskin, and Riverview. Our doctors are some of the most highly-trained and experienced in their field using the state-of-the-art technologies to examine, diagnose, and treat all types of retina problems, ranging from Diabetic Retinopathy, Eye Cancers (Ocular Melanoma and Retinoblastoma), Flashing Lights and Floaters, Inherited Retinal Degenerations, Macular Degeneration, Retinal Detachment, Retinal Tear, Retinitis Pigmentosa, and, Uveitis. For more information please visit https://floridaeye.org/.