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Doctors & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Island City Eyecare the leading provider of vision care products and services in Wilton Manors.

Doctor and WifeDr. James R. Brauss and Sandra Brauss

Systemic Medical Certification, Nova Southeastern University 2002

Graduated University of Florida, 1967

Graduated Southern College of Optometry, 1972

Associate of Science, University of Florida, 1968

Member of:

  • American Optometric Association
  • Florida Optometric Association
  • Past President and current member of:
  •  Broward County Optometric Association
  •  Ft. Lauderdale Lion’s Club
  • Advisory Board to the Optometric Technician Program
  • McFatter Technical, Davie FL
  • Broward County Eye Foundation
  • Florida Optometric Association Chairman of Assistance to Graduate Undergraduate Committee
  • Florida  Lion’s Eyebank at Bascom Palmer
  • American Lung Association

Vision Service Plan Florida Board of Directors 1990-1995

Recipient of Melvin Jones award, Ft Lauderdale Lion’s Club

Participated in  missions to provide vision care services to underprivileged:

  • 1984 and 1987 Colombia
  • 1999 Guaybal, Dominican Republic
  • 2000 Cusco, Peru
  • 2001 Esteli, Nicaragua
  • 2004 Rivas and San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
  • 2005 Quito,Ecuador
  • 2006 Lima, Peru
  • 2007 Port of Spain, Trinidad
  • 2008 Guatemala
  • 2012 Jamaica
  • 2014 Belize

Sponsors Blanche Ely High School Wrestling Team 2011 to present