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Groom Eye Center, Naples Florida

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Mimi Groom M.D., Naples Eye CareDr. Mimi Groom is a comprehensive board certified ophthalmologist with subspecialty fellowship training in glaucoma. Dr. Groom has performed thousands of small incision cataract surgeries with premium multifocal, toric and standard implants. She is recognized nationally as a leading expert in the diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma. In addition, she offers comprehensive ophthalmology services, including diagnosis and therapy for dry eyes, as well as corneal and retinal diseases.

Born in South Korea, Dr. Groom moved to the United States as a young child and graduated from New York University, where she received her Bachelor of Science degree. She then attended the State University of New York at Stoney Brook as a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Dr. Groom served an internship at St. Lukes / Roosevelt Hospital in New York City and completed her Ophthalmology residency training at the prestigious New York Eye & Ear Infirmary, the nationís first specialty hospital. She continued her education with a Glaucoma Fellowship with Dr. Robert Ritch, also at New York Eye & Ear Infirmary.

Dr. Groom accepted a position at Cleveland Clinic Florida in Ft. Lauderdale and served as a staff ophthalmologist for six years. During this time, she published articles, presented at scientific meetings and was involved in student teaching and training. When Cleveland Clinic opened its doors in Naples, she located as the head of the department and set up the Department of Ophthalmology where she also served in various committees. In 2007, Dr. Groom pursued private practice with emphasis on highest quality general ophthalmology, cataract surgery and glaucoma care. Her office provides well trained staff and equipment with the latest in technologic advances . Dr. Groom is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Groom is re-married with four children and resides in Naples, Florida. Dr. has been named Americaís Top Ophthalmologist by Castle Connolly Medical and Consumers Research Council of America for the past decade. She has also been named as top 100 doctors by Gulf Shore Magazine each year since 2000.

Dr. Robert Sherman, Naples Eye CareDr. Robert Sherman is a board certified ophthalmologist with subspecialty fellowship training in retina. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Sherman attended New York University where he completed his undergraduate work and Medical school training. He served his Residency and Internship training at New York Medical School and Queens General Hospital in New York.

Dr. Sherman served in the United States Army, earning the rank of Major and Chief in Ophthalmology. He is affiliated with the following hospitals; Parkway Medical Center, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute and North Miami Beach Surgical Center.

His Professional associations and memberships include the American Medical Association, American Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, Florida Medical Association, Dade County Medical Association, and The Miami Ophthalmology Association.

In addition of the sub-specialty of Retina, Dr. Sherman also performs Upper Lid Blepharoplasty in the office.

Dr. Robert Sherman, Naples Eye Care Dr. Giselle Martin is a board certified general ophthalmologist specializing in small incision cataract surgeries with a concentration in premium intraocular implants, pterygium removals and early detection and treatment of glaucoma. She also performs other services such as refraction, contact lens fitting, dry eye evaluation and retinal diagnosis.

Dr. Martin was born in Cuba before leaving to Spain at 1 year of age. She has lived in Spain, Illinois, California and Puerto Rico, where she received her Bachelor of Science after completing only three years of college in an accelerated program. She then attended the University of Puerto Rico Medical School, where she also completed her residency program in Ophthalmology.

Fully bilingual in Spanish and English, Dr. Martin has worked in a successful private practice since her training and has contributed to the ophthalmology residency program as an Assistant Professor with direct surgical and clinical teaching and supervision of residents.

She is currently living in the Naples area with her husband and 2 children and continues her pursuit of excellent patient care, diagnosis and treatment.

Giselle Martin, MD
Mimi Groom, MD
Robert Sherman, MD

3455 Pine Ridge Road
Naples, Florida 34109

239-597-3500 fax

Formerly Groom Eye Center