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Dr. Trevor Elmquist of Elmquist Eye Group earns place on Castle Connolly list of ‘Top Doctors’

Dr. Trevor Elmquist of Elmquist Eye Group once again has been honored as one of the region’s Top Doctors by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a research and publishing company created to help consumers identify the best health care providers.

Since 2011, Elmquist has been included annually in Castle Connolly’s regional directory of “Top Doctors” for ophthalmology. Castle Connolly recognizes the top 10 percent of primary and specialty care physicians within their chosen field after a doctor-led research team completes an extensive review of nominations, credentials and interviews. Doctors must be nominated by a peer; self-nominations are not allowed.

“It’s a pleasure to receive this distinction again,” said Elmquist, founder of Elmquist Eye Group. “For more than 25 years, Elmquist Eye Group has been dedicated to excellence. Our skilled team of professionals share in my commitment to providing the highest quality eye care and service to our patients.”

Elmquist is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He specializes in general ophthalmology and enjoys caring for patients with cataracts, macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease, dry eye, glaucoma, and many other eye conditions. Elmquist leads his associates in providing patients with a range of medical and surgical eye care services through offices in Fort Myers, Cape Coral and at The Arbor Medical Clinic within Shell Point Retirement Community. Earlier this year, Elmquist Eye Group relocated and expanded its Fort Myers operations with additional space for patient care and an enlarged optical boutique.

To begin his career, Elmquist served as an ophthalmology resident at Walter Reed Army Medical Center from 1985 to 1988. He was selected as Chief Resident at Walter Reed and served in this capacity from 1987 to 1988. Elmquist was also the Chief of the eye clinic at Homestead AFB from 1988 to 1990. He has been in private practice in Fort Myers since 1990. His hospital affiliations include the Eye Specialist’s Laser & Surgery Center, Health Park Hospital, Gulf Coast Medical Center, Lee Memorial Hospital and Cape Coral Hospital. Elmquist is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Osteopathic Association, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Lee County Osteopathic Medical Society and Lee County Medical Society. Elmquist also serves as clinical faculty for Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Nova Southeastern University and Florida State University.

About Elmquist Eye Group
E. Trevor Elmquist, D.O. founded Elmquist Eye Group in Fort Myers in 1992. Elmquist and his skilled associates Dr. Kate Wagner, Dr. Sarah Eccles-Brown and Dr. Nina Burt continue to provide a complete range of medical and surgical eye care to the residents of Lee County. Services include comprehensive eye exams, diagnosis and treatment of cataracts, dry eye, glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease and many more eye conditions. A full-service optical boutique is located within the Fort Myers and Cape Coral offices, with a wide range of frames and lens options. For more information and appointments call 239-936-2020 or go to Elmquist.com.

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