Dr. David Shoemaker , MD

General Surgery and Ophthalmology

(941) 925-2020

Center For Sight
2601 S Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL 34239

Overview

Dr. David Shoemaker is a nationally recognized expert in cataract and lens replacement surgery, and has dedicated his career to delivering unsurpassed surgical results. As a result of this commitment, more patients have chosen Dr. Shoemaker to restore their vision than any other surgeon his age in the United States. Under his leadership, the Center For Sight cataract team has helped over 100,000 people enjoy the benefits of today%u2019s advanced cataract surgery, benefits that include clear vision and reduced dependence on glasses. Dr. Shoemaker has been repeatedly honored as one of America%u2019s Top Doctors by the prestigious Top Doctors list published annually by Castle Connolly Medical, LTD., and has been named a Top Doctor by U.S. News and World Report. He has also been named by Bausch + Lomb as an inaugural member of the Millennium Society. This Society is an elite group of twelve cataract surgeons from around the world who have implanted 1,000 or more Crystalens lenses %u2013 the first and only FDA approved accommodating intraocular lens used to treat cataracts and presbyopia. Dr. Shoemaker is also among a select group of physicians who serve as FDA investigators for new ophthalmic technologies, including the revolutionary LensAR femtosecond laser system for laser cataract surgery. A Florida native, Dr. Shoemaker received his bachelor and medical degrees from the University of Florida, and completed a residency in ophthalmology at the Ochsner Clinic and Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation in New Orleans. In 1983, Dr. Shoemaker established his practice in Venice, Florida. Today, Center For Sight is acclaimed as one of the world%u2019s premier eye care facilities. Board certified by both the American Board of Ophthalmology and the American Board of Eye Surgery, Dr. Shoemaker is also a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the American College of Ophthalmic Surgery. Dr. Shoemaker is married with two grown children. He and his wife, Yara, make their home in Sarasota close to the water, where he enjoys his favorite pastimes of sculling, cycling and flats fishing.

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Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

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Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Sarasota Memorial Health Care System
  • Venice Regional Bayfront Health

Specialties: General Surgery and Ophthalmology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
  • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana HMO Select
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Tampa Bay CoreNet
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Shoemaker's Office Information

Fax: (941) 133-0220
Website: centerforsight.net
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

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Doctor Shoemaker's Other Office Information

Center For Sight
1360 E Venice Ave
Venice, FL 34285
(941) 488-2020

Fax:(941) 148-4220
Website:centerforsight.net
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Center For Sight
1360 East Venice Avenue
Venice, FL 34285
(941) 925-2020

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Center For Sight
1800 Siesta Drive
Sarasota, FL 34239
(941) 925-2020

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