Brad D. Simons, MD, PhD is the founder and CEO of Specialty Eye Associates. As a board-certified, fellowship-trained Pediatric and Neuro-Ophthalmologist, he is delighted to be practicing in Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast, where he is committed to providing high-quality care to his patients. Dr. Simons' extensive training has made him a leader in his chosen fields. He has over 30 publications in national and international peer-reviewed ophthalmology journals and ophthalmic textbooks, including subjects such as photoscreening for amblyogenic risk factors in children, retinopathy of prematurity, management and surgical management of congenital ptosis and cataracts, and surgical management of cranial nerve palsies. He has also directed national and international clinical trials in ophthalmology.
Pediatric Ophthalmology • Neuro-Ophthalmology • Lazy Eye / Crossed Eyes • Outward Turning Eye • Nearsightedness
Astigmatism • Difficulty Focusing • Abnormal Eye Movements • Drooping Of The Eyelid • Botox Treatment
Education & Training
Brown University (BA, BS, MD, PhD) • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (Residency in Ophthalmology)
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute (Fellowships in Pediatric Ophthalmology & Neuro-Ophthalmology)
M. Cecilia Artigas, DO is a board-certified Ophthalmologist who specializes in pediatric ophthalmology, adult strabismus, and cataract surgery. Originally from Uruguay, Dr. Artigas was raised in NH and TX. She was stationed at Fort Campbell, KY for two years where she worked as a comprehensive and refractive surgeon. Following the completion of her fellowship, she worked for four years at Fort Hood, TX, and served as the chief of the ophthalmology service during her final year there. Dr. Artigas was honorably discharged from the Army as a Lieutenant Colonel and is still proudly serving in the Army Reserves. She and her family recently returned to South Florida and are over the moon to join Specialty Eye Associates. Dr. Artigas enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors with her husband and two boys.
Pediatric Ophthalmology • Comprehensive Ophthalmology • Cataract Surgery • Refractive Surgery
Education & Training
Franklin and Marshall College • Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium Brook Army Medical Center (Residency in Ophthalmology)
Storm Eye Institute Medical University of South Carolina (Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology)