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Meet our Dunedin Low Vision Specialist


Our doctor, Dr. Edward Huggett, is a board-certified Optometric Physician specializing in Low Vision. He has dedicated his life to helping patients of all ages who suffer from severe vision loss and vision impairment. What Dr. Huggett does is find a way to improve the vision you have left so you can resume doing the things you once did.

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Meet Dr. Edward Huggett - Low Vision Optometrist Near You

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EDUCATION

  • Post-graduate course work in low vision 2007
  • Lighthouse International,  New York, NY 2004-2006
  • Post-graduate course work in pediatric and binocular vision disorders  1994-1998
  • Doctor of Optometry, University of Houston College of Optometry, Houston, TX. 1990
  • Post-graduate courses in Education with special emphasis in post- graduate courses in Curriculum, Instruction and Administration, St. Leo College, St. Leo, FL. 1981-1983
  • Bachelor of Arts, Zoology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL. 1981
  • Associate of Arts, St. Petersburg Junior College, St. Petersburg, FL. 1978

EXTERNSHIP

  • Bay Pines VA Medical Center, Bay Pines, FL. 1989

FELLOWSHIP

  • University of Houston College of Optometry, Houston, TX., 1988 - 1989

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

1995 to present               Director and Founder of NuEyes Low Vision Solutions, providing vision examinations and rehabilitation for the visually impaired population

2012 to present              Principal, Dr. Light, lighting products for vision enhancement

2010 to present              Director of Optometric Services and Vision Enhancement Services, CLEAR Solutions for Reading, Inc.

2006 to 2015                   Director, NuEyes Low Vision Solutions, St. Luke’s Cataract and Laser Institute,    Tarpon Springs, FL

2005 to 2007                   Director, NuEyes Low Vision Solutions, Morton Plant Mease Rehab. Center, Palm Harbor, FL

1994                                  Team Eye Physician, Toronto Blue Jays Major League Baseball Club

1990                                  Staff Optometrist - James Haley VA Medical Center, Tampa, FL.

1981 to 1986                    Resource Instructor, Citrus County School Board, Inverness, FL

PUBLICATIONS

Contributor to Visual Ability of Patients Seeking Outpatient Low Vision Services in the United States, JAMA (Journal American Medical Association), 2014

ChromaGen Vision Screener Manual

CERTIFICATION               Board Certified Optometric Physician – State of Florida License: OPC2447, current

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