Why Choose Us

Why Choose Brevard Eye Center?

Brevard Eye Center has been serving Brevard County for over the past 26 years. Being known as the Space Coast’s leading eye care professionals, our reputation for professionalism and excellence in service through techniques and technology has placed us at the top of the eye care spectrum. The convenience of seven locations including Melbourne, placed throughout Brevard County offering extended hours along with Saturday appointments, offers our patients easy accessibility.

Presently, there are 13 doctors, including four medical doctors here at BEC. Dr. Paul J. Befanis, founder and owner, performs many types of surgeries right here at our convenient outpatient surgical facility in Melbourne. Patients are assured by our courteous and welcoming staff of the care and concern they will receive when visiting Brevard Eye Center for routine eye examinations, or for any type of eye care concern. Representing Brevard Eye Centers’ reputation of excellence and service, our Board Certified optometrists are specialized to fit any type of prescription in contacts or glasses. Upon one of our doctor’s thorough examinations, if an eye problem is detected such as cataracts, retinal detachment or any other eye care matter, one does not have to be referred to a different surgery facility. That’s because Brevard Eye Center has its own ambulatory surgery center located at our Apollo office. This way your eye care needs including surgery, remains within your doctor’s organization, which assures you of timely and watchful eye care. Once surgery is performed, patients are released back to their initial optometrist right here at Brevard Eye Center in Central Florida.

Many surgical procedures are done at our AAAHC accredited surgical outpatient facility. Dr. Befanis, a retinal specialist, has been performing cataract and other eye surgeries for the past 24 years, along with LASIK eye surgery for the past five years. Among the newest in technology is the Crystalens implant. Dr. Befanis was the first physician credentialed between Jacksonville and West Palm Beach Florida to perform this extraordinary intraocular implant. Presently, there are only 87 physicians in the United States with only 13 being in the state of Florida. In addition, our optical department offers the most expansive line of optical products available including frames, lenses, accessories and the latest in eyeglass wear. Our optical staff is specialized in fitting you with the right pair of glasses and any other optical needs. We also accept most insurance plans. Finally, Brevard Eye Center offers free seminars to the public in the education of cataracts, LASIK eye surgery and Crystalens.

When you are looking for the best, it is very important to feel cared about. At Brevard Eye Center, we do just that! We make sure that you are well informed of every procedure done, so you will feel comfortable and knowledgeable. Our follow-up team will give you that personal attention you so deserve! So why choose us? Just having the peace of mind KNOWING that you made a well informed decision.

Whether it is routine eye care, LASIK eye surgery, cataract surgery or new Crystalens technology, choose Brevard Eye Center for all your eye care needs, “Your trusted team of caring eye professionals.”