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Glaucoma Awareness Month – January, 2015

Posted January 22, 2015

Glaucoma is often referred to as the “silent thief” of sight. Millions of people are at risk for the condition, particularly individuals over the age of 40 and those who are of African American or Latino heritage. It is the leading cause of preventable blindness. Glaucoma typically does not show symptoms in its early stages,…

Another LASIK Patient Success Story – Andrea

Posted December 1, 2014

Take a look at a video interview of Andrea, one of our laser vision correction patients. Andrea works for the Tampa Bay Rays, and recently had LASIK performed in both eyes. You can also read about Andrea’s experience below. What made you decide to finally have LASIK, and how is your vision getting better so…

LASIK Patient Success Story – Jerri

Posted November 13, 2014

Jerri is one of our most recent LASIK patients here at Gulfcoast Eye Care. Dr. Manning performed the popular laser vision correction procedure on both of Jerri’s eyes, and she is now able to go about her day without the constant need for glasses or contact lenses to see clearly. Jerri was kind enough to…

Dr. Manning Discusses Cataracts on Daytime Television

Posted November 5, 2014

Dr. Manning was featured on Daytime television where he discusses Cataracts. In this interview Dr. Manning discusses how cataracts are formed, the latest advancements in treating cataracts and who is a candidate for cataract removal. If you think you might be a candidate for cataract surgery please come to our Free Cataract Seminar on November…

Tampa Bay Area Eye Doctor Discusses the Myths and Facts of LASIK Laser Eye Surgery

Posted October 24, 2014

Dr. Michael Manning of Gulfcoast Eye Care says there are a variety of tall tales surrounding one of the most popular eye treatments available – and he wants to set the record straight. Tampa Bay, FL – Laser vision correction procedures such as LASIK are popular treatments for people who want to reduce their dependence…

Tampa Bay Ophthalmologist On Link Between Multivitamins And Cataract Prevention

Posted September 2, 2014

Dr. Michael Manning gives his thoughts on a recent study linking the benefits of daily multivitamins to a lowered risk of cataract development. Tampa Bay, FL – In addition to providing their patients with the latest vision correction technology and techniques, the eye surgeons at Gulfcoast Eye Care also remain up-to-date with current research in…

Tampa Bay Ophthalmologist Undergoes Advanced Dry Eye Treatment, Shares Story

Posted July 22, 2014

Dr. Michael Manning offers a personal testimonial of his experience undergoing LipiFlow dry eye treatment, describing the process and his favorable outcome. His results influenced the practice becoming the first to offer the procedure in Florida. Tampa Bay, FL – Michael Manning, MD, FACS, an ophthalmologist in Tampa Bay, strives to offer the most effective,…

Dr. Manning Recounts His Own LipiFlow® Experience

Posted July 14, 2014

Having suffered from the irritating symptoms of dry eye, our very own ophthalmologist Dr. Michael Manning decided to undergo the LipiFlow® treatment. The revolutionary procedure sends pulses of energy to the meibomian glands that can become blocked over time, helping restore their function. As a result, people suffering from dry eye can experience relief from…

Florida ophthalmologist discusses breakthroughs for cataract patients interested in renewing their vision

Posted January 16, 2014

Dr. Manning of Gulfcoast Eye Care discusses the use of Advanced Lifestyle Lenses and how cataract patients can improve their life and regain their youthful vision. For more information or to schedule an exam visit

Dr. Manning of Gulfcoast Eye Care discusses procedures to regain youthful appearance


Dr. Manning from Gulfcoast Eye Care, a guest on WFLA’s TV program Daytime, where he discussed possible procedures and treatments to correct the sagging or droppiness of your eyelids. For more information on Blepharoplasty or to schedule a consultation visit

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