Shopko Optical Opens New Center in Faribault, MN

Shopko Optical, a leader in providing trusted eye care to communities for over 40 years, is pleased to open its new center in Faribault. The new center is located at 300 Western Ave. and is scheduled to open on November 22. The new center will provide patients with comprehensive eye care services, including eye exams, contact lens fitting, and diagnosis and treatment of eye disease.   “We are excited … Read more

Physician Growth Partners Advises the Eye Institute of West Florida in a Partnership With EyeCare Partners

Physician Growth Partners (“PGP”) is proud to have advised The Eye Institute of West Florida (“the Practice”) in a transaction with EyeCare Partners (“ECP”), a private equity portfolio company of Partners Group. This partnership will bolster ECP’s presence in the Florida market while simultaneously establishing a premier, regional hub for the group in Tampa, Florida.  … Read more

Wilmington Eye Welcomes First Fellowship Trainee

Wilmington Eye is excited to announce its first fellowship trainee, Dr. Molly Orban. Dr. Orban will join Dr. Alan Oester Jr. and Dr. George Escaravage, both highly reputable oculoplastic surgeons, to undergo an extensive fellowship training program in oculoplastic surgery.  As part of the one-year fellowship training, Dr. Orban will shadow Dr. Oester during clinic and participate in oculoplastic procedures. Dr. Oester is a skilled board-certified oculoplastic surgeon with more than 12 years of experience. … Read more

Physician Growth Partners Advises Griffey Eye Care & Their Affiliated Entities in a Partnership With US Eye

Physician Growth Partners (“PGP”) is pleased to announce a partnership between Griffey Eye Care (“the Practice”), and US Eye, a portfolio company of Pamlico Capital. This partnership represents the Platform’s initial entry point into the Virginia marketplace.  Founded by Dr. Paul Griffey, Griffey Eye Care is one of the region’s leading, vertically integrated eye care … Read more

SMILE Laser Vision Correction is Helping Rid People of Their Foggy Glasses During Covid

Face masks have become the “new normal” across the country. With recommendations against touching the face and eyes, people with vision problems started opting for glasses. These glass wearers have come face to face with an unexpected side effect: foggy glasses. In New York, Dr. Niksarli, a laser vision correction surgeon, has seen a 47 percent … Read more

Physician Growth Partners Advises Albemarle Eye Center & Precision Eye Care in a Partnership With US Eye

Physician Growth Partners (“PGP”) is pleased to have advised Albemarle Eye Center & Precision Eye Care (“the Practice”), The Center for Visual and Surgical Excellence, in a transaction with US Eye, a portfolio company of Pamlico Capital. This partnership represents the Platform’s entry point into the North Carolina and Virginia marketplace, extending their practice network … Read more

ESSILOR VISION FOUNDATION AND WINCHESTER VISION CARE HELP KIDS START THE SCHOOL YEAR RIGHT WITH CLEAR VISION

It’s a new school year for kids around the country, and no matter the age or grade, there’s one thing all students need to succeed – clear vision. Winchester Vision Care is doing its part to provide vision services to children in need by participating in Walman Optical’s Kids With a Vision program that benefits … Read more

Essilor Vision Foundation Supports Lions Kidsight USA’s Project See Clearly 2021

It’s estimated that 25 million schoolchildren did not get a vision screening last year, and as result, many may have developed new or worsening vision problems. To help bring vision care to more children, Essilor Vision Foundation (EVF) is supporting Lions KidSight USA’s Project SEE CLEARLY 2021, a nationwide back-to-school vision screening campaign. Project SEE … Read more