Cataract and Refractive Specialist
Tom M. Coffman, MD has been practicing ophthalmology since 1973.As the founder of the Visual Health & Surgical Centers; he specializes in cataract, implant and keratorefractive surgery.
Dr. Coffman, an Ohio native, earned his M.D. degree at the University of Miami while also participating in research at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute and Johns Hopkins Medical Center. His internship was in St. Louis at Washington University-Barnes Hospital, and his residency at Ohio State University in Columbus. Dr. Coffman is a Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of the American College of Eye Surgeons. .His involvement in many South Florida and national ophthalmology groups allows him to bring immediate developments to his patients as they occur.
In 1990, he was certified by the American Board of Eye Surgery, distinguishing himself as a surgeon with skills of excellent quality. .His expertise in small-incision and multifocal implant surgery continue to gain him frequent invitations to teach in this country and throughout Europe. According to Allergan, he has implanted more MULTIFOCAL implants than anyone in the world.