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York Eye Associates, P.C. has been providing quality eye care to the North Texas area for over 22 years.
Located at 2020 W. US Hwy 82 in Gainesville, Texas, York Eye Associates was instituted Nov. 2, 1992, and currently offers three quality eyes Associates to take care of your health needs and it's friendly staff also speaks English and Spanish.
The practice boasts the latest technology in house to help diagnose patients effectively and the doctors have the ability to refer their patients to top-notch practitioners in the surrounding communities whether it be for cataracts, glaucoma, retina or cornea care.
According to Dr. York, one recent advancement for the practice is in the area of dry eyes. With the addition of the MiBoThermoflo instrument, York Eye Associates can now offer more comprehensive care to patients who suffer from chronic dry eyes due to meibomian gland dysfunction, a fairly common issue for men and women.
Dr. York, who has chronic dry eye, said "after even one treatment you can tell a difference."
"It is a chronic condition so it will come back, but with the MiBo Thermoflo instrument we hope to offer a yearly in-house treatment to maintain symptom-free dry eyes."
The office has a progressive three step approach before in house treatment of chronic dry eye that begins with a home regimen.
"This treatment can be life changing," Dr. York said.
Other services offered by the office include OPTOMAP retinal imaging and Cirrus Ocular Coherence Technology (OCT), which provides the earliest diagnostic data for glaucoma and many retinal/macular pathologies.
A comprehensive eye exam, including a thorough retinal exam, can detect early signs of numerous diseases that affect not only your eyes and your sight, but also your overall health. The Optomap Retinal Exam uses the latest scanning laser technology to help our doctors identify abnormalities that could indicate the onset of a number of diseases that often present first in the retina. The Cirrus OCT provides comprehensive glaucoma and retinal imaging and analysis, and provides in vivo, cross-sectional images and quantitative analysis of retinal features to optimize the diagnosis and monitoring of retinal disease and is used for enhanced pre- and post-therapy assessment.
York Eye Associates accepts Cash, Personal Checks, Debit Card, Master Card, Visa, Discover and Care Credit.
They participate with the following insurance plans: VSP, Medicare, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Superior Vision Plan, Vision Care Plan, Eye Med, Principal Mutual Ins. Co.,CHIPS, United Healthcare and most other major plans. Call the office with any questions or check with the staff if you have other types of coverage.
More information about York Eye Associates, P.C. can be found on their website, www.yorkeyeassociates.com or by calling 940-612-2020.