No Fireworks Are Safe, even “Innocent” Sparklers Can Cause Serious Eye Injuries Fireworks injuries cause approximately 10,000 visits to the emergency department each year, most of them involve children who suffer thousands of eye injuries. Although the most disabling injuries occur with illegal firecrackers, most injuries are caused by legal fireworks parents buy for their… Read More
The week before Memorial Day marks Healthy and Safe Swimming Week, an annual awareness week that aims to prevent drowning, pool chemical injuries, and illness outbreaks. This year, Ophthalmology Associates encourages our patients to pay special attention to their contact lens habits, particularly while they’re swimming. Is it safe to wear contact lenses in water? No!… Read More
Healthy Vision Month is a time to raise awareness about eye health and strategies to help prevent vision loss and blindness. There are lots of ways you can get involved, but first things first: get an eye exam — and encourage the people you care about to do the same! Ophthalmology Associates celebrates Healthy Vision Month and encourages our… Read More
Pop quiz! Who is at a greater risk of developing eye disease: men or women?If you guessed “both”, then you’re not alone – but you’re also not correct. Despite common belief, women are significantly more likely to develop common eye diseases then men. According to a study conducted by the organization Prevent Blindness America, woman… Read More
National Doctors’ Day is held every year on March 30th in the United States. It is a day to celebrate the contributions of physicians who serve our country by caring for its’ citizens. The first Doctor’s Day observance was March 30, 1933 in Winder, Georgia. Eudora Brown Almond, wife of Dr. Charles B. Almond, dedcided… Read More
Dr. Brian E. Flowers attended the Hawaiian Eye Meeting January 13-17, 2018 where he was asked to share his expertise in minimally invasive glaucoma surgery in two different symposia.
On the 15th day of December 2017 with appreciation and in recognition of years of devoted service to the physicians, staff, and patients of Ophthalmology Associates, Ophthalmology Associates is pleased to announce that the following employees will be receiving service pins for their milestone tenure. Our OA family is very special, and we are proud… Read More
Dr. Brian E. Flowers will participate in the “Surgeon to Surgeon” activity at the 2017 AAO Annual Meeting in New Orleans, LA. and will also be presenting a course on Endocyclophogoagulation. – More news and pictures to come.
Dr. Mayli Davis specializes in Oculoplastics and Orbital Surgery. Dr. Davis’ specialty is upper eyelid lifts, lower eyelid fat pocket removal, lower eyelid fat re-positioning, brow lifts and eyelid reconstructions. She also offers treatment to adults and children for numerous eyelid problems ranging from cosmetic concerts to reconstructions for skin cancer, ptosis, dry eyes, tear… Read More
Ophthalmology Associates is proud to be voted as a FAVORITE in the Star-Telegram’s “Fort Worthy Stars That Shine” Readers’ Choice Shining Stars in Tarrant County. Ophthalmology Associates Boasts 5 offices to service your eye care needs. Fort Worth Main Office 1201 Summit Avenue Fort Worth, TX 76102 Phone: 817-332-2020 Hours 8am to 5pm Monday thru… Read More