Ophthalmologist Eye Surgeon - Palm Springs, FL

William G. Martin, M.D., FACS

Dr Martin is a nationally known Eye Surgeon specializing in Bifocal Reduction Laser Assisted Cataract and Lasik Surgery.  He has lectured extensively in the United States and internationally.

Originally from Massachusetts, Dr Martin’s credentials include Princeton University, Johns Hopkins, The University of Maryland, and Thomas Jefferson University.  After completing his Residency at the world-famous Wills Eye Hospital, Dr Martin did post graduate studies in Laser Eye Surgery in Paris and Moscow.

Prior to coming to our practice, Dr Martin was Chairman of the Division of Eye Surgery at The University of Toledo and The Medical College of Ohio.

Dr Martin has performed over 30,000 Cataract Vision Enhancement Procedures and more than 20,000 Laser Vision Correction Procedures.  He is one of a small number of Eye Surgeons who is Board Certified in both Cataract and Laser Vision Correction.

Dr Martin is a US patent holder in eye surgery technology and intraocular lens design.

Dr Martin firmly believes: “Sight is our most precious gift.  My job is not just to treat eye problems, but more importantly, to improve and enhance vision with the most advanced state of the art technology and premium lens design. While Cataracts are common, the opportunity you have here at Visual Health is unique.  By offering the latest technology and the best surgeons, we celebrate the opportunity that comes with your cataract treatment.  These opportunities include Laser Assisted Cataract Treatment and advanced technology lenses which can reduce your dependence on glasses.”

Daniel E. Goldberg, M.D.
Retina Specialist

Dr. Goldberg has specialized in the treatment of Macular degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Retinal Detachments, Vascular Occlusive Disease, Macular Hole, Epiretinal Membrane and Uveitis as well as other diseases of the retina and vitreous since 2002.

Born in New York, he attended Columbia University for his undergraduate studies. After attending medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York, he completed two residencies, first in internal medicine and then in ophthalmology. Dr. Goldberg is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Ophthalmology but chose ophthalmology as his career.  He completed a fellowship in vitreoretinal diseases and surgery at Shiley Eye Center in San Diego California. Since 2003, he has lived and worked in the New York City area. Dr. Goldberg is licensed in New York, California, Connecticut, New Jersey and Florida.

He is accepting new patients at both Visual Health locations.

Richard (Scott) Hearing, O.D. F.A.A.O.
Board Certified Optometric Physician

Dr. M. Richard Hearing has been a resident of Florida since 1968. He graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor’s Degree and received a Doctorate in 1984 from the Southern College of Optometry in California.  He is a fellow at the American Academy of Optometry and is an active member of the Palm Beach Florida Optometric Association.  Further highlights from his career include:

  • Adjunct Faculty at West Virginia University, School of Medicine
  • Certified in Low Vision by the State of Florida, Division of Blind Services
  • Clinical affiliation for the Summit Excimer Laser Program
  • Refractive Surgery and Corneal Reshaping Consultant
  • Former U.S. Army Reserve Medical Officer
  • Private Pilot’s License, Missionary Flights Volunteer
  • Former Director of Clinical Eye Care at the Providenciales Health Medical Center (PHMC)
  • Former Director of Optometric Services for Medical Ministries International (MMI)
  • Former Board of Directors of Braille International member
  • Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America

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Maheen Sharfuddin O.D
Board Certified Optometric Physician

Dr. Maheen Sharfuddin received her undergraduate degree from Nova Southeastern University in Biology. She went on to obtain her doctorate at New England College of Optometry. As a board-certified optometric physician, Dr. Sharfuddin performs comprehensive eye exams with interest in managing ocular disease. She was inspired at an early age to pursue optometry by her own optometrist, who she visited every year for her annual eye exam. Dr. Sharfuddin loves seeing her patient’s faces light up when they see an improvement in their vision and continues to be inspired everyday.