ICON Eyecare Partners with East Texas Surgical Eye Care Practice

June 24th, 2016

ICON Eyecare expands Texas footprint by merging with leading regional medical eye care provider and surgery center – Minadeo Eye Center.

DENVER, CO (June 24, 2016) – ICON Eyecare has merged with Minadeo Eye Center and the affiliated Mt. Pleasant Surgical Center ambulatory surgery center in Mount Pleasant in Eastern Texas. This new partnership is part of ICON Eyecare’s continued efforts to expand in the Texas market in order to better serve patients and provide the community with quality medical and surgical eye care services.

ICON Eyecare | Minadeo Eye Center specializes in treatment of cataracts, glaucoma, diabetic eye disease and retinal care. The ambulatory surgery center (ASC) is located next door to the main office and is used exclusively for surgical eye procedures, providing area residents with high-quality outpatient eye surgery options. Michael A. Minadeo, M.D., and Mark J. Glanzer, O.D., and their staff will continue to lead the practice focusing on quality outcomes and patient care – a focal point that has helped them successfully grow their practice for the last 30 years.

As part of this new merger, Dr. Minadeo has been named co-founder of ICON Eyecare – a measure of the long-term commitment and partnership between the two practices. ICON Eyecare will be adding additional technology to the thriving practice, as well as providing specialty doctors who focus on retina, ocular-plastic and glaucoma care to the center while focusing more on coordinated care with local optometrists in the region surrounding Mt. Pleasant.

ICON Eyecare is committed to our community and will provide us with additional resources to expand our practice while focusing on quality care,” said Dr. Minadeo, Surgeon and Co-Founder of ICON Eyecare. “We are excited to work with Dr. Wood and the other ICON doctors who share in our values focused on safety, quality and surgical excellence.

Minadeo Eye Center has served the East Texas community for more than 30 years and is a trusted provider of surgical and medical eye care in the area. The practice’s long-standing commitment to excellence makes it an ideal candidate to join the ICON Eyecare Center of Ophthalmology Excellence family.

“We are very excited to be joining forces with Dr. Minadeo and Dr. Glanzer. We share the same values and commitment to patient care excellence. Our team is excited to provide the Mt. Pleasant community with new technologies and specialty care in the future as part of our center of excellence strategy,” said Dr. Stacy Wood, National Medical Director for ICON Eyecare.

Dr. Minadeo founded the practice in the 1980s and specializes in cataract and glaucoma treatment. He also founded the Mt. Pleasant Surgical Center in 1997. Dr. Glanzer joined the practice in 1997 and specializes in eye disease and injury treatment.

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About ICON Eyecare

ICON Eyecare is a leading surgical and medical eye care provider based out of Denver, CO. Since 1999, ICON has been building a Center of Ophthalmology Excellence empowered by an expert team of board certified physician specialists, the most advanced laser technology and a culture of quality and extraordinary patient care. In coordination with referring optometrists and physicians, ICON Eyecare specializes in treating patients with cataracts, advanced forms of glaucoma and other age and disease related conditions, while providing innovative options for patients seeking LASIK and cosmetic eye procedures. With 14 patient care centers located in Colorado and Texas, ICON Eyecare is expanding within the broader western U.S. region. For more information, please call (720) 524-1001, or visit iconeyecare.com.