Eye Health America adds Updegraff Laser Vision to portfolio — 3 notes

Angie Stewart - Print  |

Atlanta-based Eye Health America made its sixth acquisition of the year, adding Tampa Bay, Fla.-based Updegraff Laser Vision to its portfolio.

Here's what you should know:

1. Updegraff is led by Lasik and refractive surgeon Stephen Updegraff, MD. The practice is equipped with technologies for cataract surgery, lens implants, dry eye syndrome and ophthalmic plastic surgery.

2. Private equity firm LLR Partners formed Eye Health America earlier this year to provide strategic and operational support to practices and ASCs.

3. Eye Health America's other member practices include Bradenton, Fla.-based The Eye Associates, Clemson (S.C.) Eye, Greenville, S.C.-based Piedmont Surgery Center, Clinton, S.C.-based Montgomery & Riddle Eyecare and Clinton-based The Surgery & Laser Center at Professional Park.

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