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Timothy Hamilton, O.D., F.A.A.O.

Dr. Timothy Hamilton is a board-certified optometric physician. Dr. Hamilton performs comprehensive eye examinations to diagnose and manage ocular disease and other abnormalities. He skillfully removes foreign bodies from the eye, manages treatment for retinopathy, macular degeneration and glaucoma patients, and provides pre- and post-operative care for cataract and corneal surgeries. Dr. Hamilton has over…

Lori Vollmer, O.D., M.S., F.A.A.O.

Dr. Lori Vollmer earned her undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of South Florida in 1990. Following graduation, she worked as a certified ophthalmic technician for eight years until pursuing a career in optometry. She graduated with honors and distinction from Nova Southeastern University, College of Optometry in 2002. She completed a residency in…

Joseph Sowka, O.D., F.A.A.O., Diplomate

Dr. Joseph Sowka received his Bachelor of Sciences Degree with Distinction from Cornell University, and his Doctor of Optometry degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) at Salus University in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency at PCO as well. Following residency, Dr. Sowka accepted a university appointment at Southeastern University of the Health…

Frederick E. Soto, Jr., O.D., M.B.A., M.P.H., J.D., FAAO

Dr. Soto was born in Tampa, Florida but moved to Sarasota as a child when his father started working for Loewe Optical Company. His father, Fred E. Soto, Sr., would purchase Loewe Optical and change its name to Soto Opticians. Eventually, he owned 9 stores along Florida's west coast, one of which would become Soto…

George Hurwitz, O.D.

Dr. George Hurwitz is an optometric physician who provides a wide range of primary eye care services to Center for Sight patients. Dr. Hurwitz has extensive training in ocular disease, vision testing, eyewear prescriptions, specialty contact lenses and the diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders. He is involved in pre-operative testing and follow-up care for…

Lori Long, O.D.

Dr. Lori Long is a board-certified optometric physician who has been practicing optometry in Florida for over 20 years. She has recently returned to practice at Center For Sight, where she began her career.  Dr. Long received her Bachelor of Arts and Masters in Education degrees from Millersville University in Pennsylvania, and earned her Doctorate…

John Lewis, O.D.

Dr. John Lewis has been treating patients in Southwest Florida for over 30 years. He brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in primary vision care with an emphasis on eye disease, ocular trauma, geriatric care, glaucoma, pre- and post-operative cataract surgery care, refractive surgery consultations and contact lens care. Dr. Lewis is a graduate…

Daniel Hadland, O.D.

Dr. Daniel Hadland is a board-certified optometric physician who provides a wide range of primary eye care services to Center for Sight patients. Dr. Hadland has extensive training in ocular disease, vision testing, eyewear prescriptions, specialty contact lenses and the diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders. He is experienced in providing pre and post-operative care…

Casey Maloney, O.D.

Dr. Casey Maloney is a board-certified optometric physician who provides a wide range of primary eye care services to Center For Sight patients, including vision testing, eyewear prescriptions, contact lenses and the diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders. He also provides pre-operative testing and follow up care for cataract and LASIK surgery patients. Originally from…

Charles Putrino II, O.D.

Dr. Charles Putrino II is a board-certified optometric physician who has practiced in the Sarasota area for more than 25 years. A native of Binghamton, NY, he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from State University of New York in Binghamton, NY, and his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Optometry degrees from Pennsylvania College…