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    See what our patients are saying about us!


    stars“I have never been to a doctor’s office that was so efficient, professional, organized and at the same time kind and caring.” – Judith A. Jay

    stars“I felt very special when the Dr himself called to check on me. That was a first, and i have told everyone who will listen how great of an experience the entire procedure was.” – Mary Anne L

    stars“First time there, staff was friendly and helpful. Can’t wait to bring my mom back to get her other eye done. Would recommend this center to anyone!” – Dana H

    stars“I was treaded as if I was royalty. by everyone. Thank you all.” – Myrtle J.

    stars“I recently visited the Panama City Office. I found the staff to be very welcoming and kind. The wait time was short and i was made to feel like i mattered. Dr. Leoncavallo took his time with me and explained my exam’s findings thoroughly. He answered all my questions with great detail. Thank you Dr. Leoncavallo and the Eye Center South staff for the excellent experience,!”

    stars“A truly professional group. Very friendly and helpful in all ways. Will recommend highly to anyone. I can see !!!!” – Jefferson R.

    stars“Dr Leoncavallo is a wonderful, caring, and knowledgeable doctor. I would recommend Dr Leoncavallo and his staff to anyone.”

    stars“The experience to have cataracts removed has been excellent from initial walk in through the surgery. I would highly recommend Dr. Leoncavallo and his great staff!” – mpkane

    stars“In spite of the dreadful wait, which was not the doctors fault at all, I highly recommend this doctor. He’s head and shoulders above the rest. The doctor’s credentials are very impressive as is his bedside manner and charming personality. I believe he correctly diagnosed me. I promise you will love him and recommend him to your friends. it’s too bad that his staff caused me to wait almost three hours.”

    stars“Dr Leoncavallo is a wonderful, caring, and knowledgeable doctor. and I feel I am getting the best treatment available anywhere. I would recommend Dr Leoncavallo and his staff to anyone.”

    stars“Extremely satisfied with the care and respect I received from Dr Anthony Leoncavallo & the staff. I would highly recommend Dr. Andy to anyone considering eye surgery.” – Maria

    stars“I have been a patient of Dr. Leoncavallo for two years. He has removed cataracts from both eyes and is also treating me for glaucoma. He is thorough, patient, professional, and top notch, in my opinion. He has a good way of putting you at ease. I did not rate the last area as I have not had any reason (since my surgeries) for anyone to follow up after my visits. I cannot say enough good things about his staff. They are courteous, professional, and skilled at putting their patients at ease. I highly recommend this team of professionals.” – M. Diamon

    stars“I had an eye exam and LASIK done with Dr. Bansagi. From the moment I walked in the door and throughout the entire exam it was very efficient and thorough. I was very nervous about having this procedure done but he made sure that I was very comfortable and his staff was nothing but awesome. They made me feel much better about having my procedure done and explained everything in full detail. I would highly recommend Dr. Bansagi to all my friends and family!”Bthur

    stars“One Word… AMAZING!!! Dr. Bansagi preformed PRK lasik on me a little over 2 months ago, it’s has been life saving!! I’ve worn glasses since first grade so being able to see the alarm clock with just MY EYES is the best feeling ever! From the moment I walked into the clinic I was blown away! Beautiful office, friendly and informative staff, and the best doctor around! Thanks Dr. Bansagi!!!”Angie

    stars“I was recently seen at Eye Center South for treatment of a minor eye injury as well as a routine eye exam to monitor symptoms of a condition that runs in my family. From the initial reception and intake through Dr. Sebastian Heersink’s exam and discussion of test results, the staff was professional, efficient, and courteous. The facility is clean, attractive, and comfortable; waiting times between tests were minimal. The diagnostic equipment used for my exam was very sophisticated, and I am reassured to know that my case will be watched carefully. I was extremely please with all aspects of my visit.”Barbara M.

    stars“Not pushy or overbearing. Very sincere and likable.” – Fred

    stars“I highly recommend Dr. Wendy Huang at Eye Center South. She has such a caring nature and performed a very thorough examination on my eyes. She made me feel very comfortable and fully explained all my options. From check-in to check-out, everyone at Eye Center South was so helpful and very knowledgeable.”

    stars“Dr. Wendy is excellent!”

    stars“I had acute vision problems, called the office (gave my symptoms) & anxious for an appointment. I had never been to Eye Center South before, but Dr. Andy saw me same day. I was grateful for his thorough evaluation, expert care & direction. Thank you”

    stars“My overall experience at Eye Center South was great! The Destin staff is amazing!” – R. Weaver

    stars“I want to take this opportunity to thank you for you skill, expertise, and personal interaction on my recent cataract surgeries. The operations resulted in nearly perfect eyesight, which is a tribute to your sill and expertise. In addition, your recommendation to have my retinas examined and repaired gave me confidence in the overall cataract process. Moreover, your personal interaction on all my visits to the Eye Center greatly reduced my anxiety of eye surgery. i was particularly impressed with your post-surgery follow-up phone calls to inquire as to my condition. Akin to the long forgotten “house call,” they were unexpected, but exceedingly welcome and comforting.

    So thank you again for what you have done for me. It is greatly appreciated. One might say that you perform miracles every wednesday! Have a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.”L. Lijewski

    stars“Wow! Dr. Bansagi works miracles! What he was able to do with my right eye is nothing short than a miracle! I have been giving his name to everyone! His entire staff is amazing!.”Tracy S.

    stars“I could not ask for better service or care! Very pleased! Dr. Bryant reconstructed my right tear duct in 2010 and it has been wonderful. Not one problem since.”Gloria C.

    stars“I referred myself to Dr. Sebastian Heersink because of cataracts I asked him to remove them and to place a toric lens implant to correct astigmatism and distance vision. He has done the first eye 10 days ago and I have 20/15 vision in that eye! He is courteous, he treated me with kindness, caring, and was so personable before and after surgery. I chose him for his credentials and experience but I got the whole package in that he is a super nice doctor and down to earth and honest. I highly recommend him to all that I meet for eye surgery. “Sheri T.

    stars“Excellent treatment from office staff to Dr.Bansagi. I was almost blind in one eye and after removable of cataract I have almost perfect vision.”Charles M.

    stars“My first appointment with Dr. Bansagi was an exceptional experience. When I called to make the appointment they emailed me the paperwork so I could fill it out at home and bring it to the appointment. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Dr. Bansagi was very thorough explaining the results of the exam and what to expect at the next visit. He was very friendly, yet professional and answered all of my questions. I trust Dr. Bansagi and look forward to having him as my eye care specialist. He was recommended to me by several friends and I will also recommend him to others.”Jerry M.

    stars“Dr. Johnson is amazing! She listens to what you are experiencing and thoroughly explains your condition along with symptoms and treatments. The entire staff is very friendly.”Angie A

    stars“Excellent care and customer service!”

    stars“Your staff and Dr. Bansagi were all just wonderful and explained the surgery I needed.  It was a wonderful experience to be able to see again without a haze in my vision . I look forward to getting my left eye restored by your staff. I cannot say thanks enough to all of you .”

    stars“Dr. Leoncavallo and staff are excellent!  Thank you, Dr. Leoncavallo and staff, for your excellent care and dedication!”

    946e7-new-gplus-iconstars“My vision after LASIK surgery has been awesome! I wore glasses and contacts for 18 years and now wish I had not waited so long! 

Dr. Bansagi made me feel completely at ease and the procedure only took minutes. Thanks, Dr. Bansagi and Eye Center South!” – Christena T.

    stars“Good experience.  Everything went well and in a timely manner.  Dr. Bennett and the entire staff was very courteous, friendly and helpful.”

    stars“I would highly recommend those considering eye surgical procedures to obtain them from Dr. Bryant at Eye Center South”

    stars“There is nothing I would change at Eye Center South.  The whole experience with Dr. Bryant was excellent.  Thank you for the professional and kind service I received!”

    stars“Dr. Leoncavallo was more than helpful and caring.  He makes all the difference.”

    stars“The total experience was exceptional.  The entire staff was professional and friendly.  They made sure that I was comfortable, informed and taken care of in the most efficient manner.  Customer service at its best!”

    stars“I am so impressed with the kind and caring staff with so much expertise in their field.  The staff were sincere in wanting to give the best care possible to their patients.”

    stars“The support staff are trained in “customer service” which is exemplary.  The medical/technical staff are professional in approach and competent in action.  With the two put together, it provided for my first visit to your facility a feeling of efficiency and competency that I was well taken care of.  Dr. Marnix Heersink was awesome!”

    stars“I am so pleased.  I see light and colors so much better.  It’s like having new eyes.  I never knew my eyes were so bad until I had surgery with Dr. Sebastian Heersink.  The change in my sight was so dramatic.  Thank you.”

    stars“Dr. Heersink provided excellent care. The cataract surgery on both of my eyes went very well. Dr Heersink provided me with great information before my surgeries and ensured that I understood what the process would be. During my surgeries, He was very reassuring and made the experience much less stressful. He has also provided excellent follow up care. I would recommend Him to family and friends without hesitation.”

    stars“This was the most organized and pleasant office I have ever been in!  Everyone was very professional while also being friendly and knowledgeable. Very Grateful! show details Very Grateful!”

    stars“THE SERVICE WAS OUTSTANDING !!! Many of our fellow volunteers at Sacred Heart Hospital really recommended Dr Bansagi as the ” best of the best”–I second that after my outstanding experience.” – Helen B.

    stars“I am very grateful for Dr. Sebastian Heersink and his staff. He has restored my vision to 20/20 and now I can enjoy my life. Dr. Sebastian Heersink and his staff are extremely caring people. I would recommend Eye Center South and Dr. Sebastian Heersink to everyone!”

    stars“After lifelong vision issues, I must say that Dr. Sebastian Heersink is the best I have ever had the pleasure of dealing with.  He has all my confidence and I will recommend him to others.”

    stars“From the very first minute of meeting with Dr. Bansagi it was obvious we had put ourselves and our eye care in the hands of an outstanding eye doctor. Jan’s vision has been improved immensely after Dr Bansagi completed her cataract operations on both of her eyes. We have been recommending Dr. Bansagi to all our friends. Great Doctor, great eye care, and great nurse and office staff.”

    stars“Dr. Leoncavallo was very assuring and put my mind at ease.  Thank you once again.”

    stars“I was very pleased with the whole experience.  I am receiving great care!”

    stars“One of the best experiences I have ever had at any kind of doctor’s office.  Thanks, Dr. Matthews!”

    stars“Dr. Bennett and staff were great.  The results were amazing.  I am well pleased with the surgery.”

    stars“Dr. Matthews and her staff were awesome!  She fully explained the procedure and I felt completely at ease.  I will definitely be recommending Dr. Matthews to others.”

    stars“Dr. Bansagi has been examining my eyes for the past 3 years and is absolutely wonderful, he explains everything in detail down to a T. I would highly recommend his service to ANYONE. Plus on top of such an amazing doctor his staff is so courteous, professional and kind. The office environment is so cheerful and full of positivity. I look forward to many more visits with dr. Bansagi”

    stars“I am very pleased with the professionalism of the Doctors and other employees at Eye South in Dothan, AL” – P. Fitzpatrick

    946e7-new-gplus-iconstars“I am 42 years old. I have been struggling for several years with problems with one of my eyes. Struggling to the point that it has affected my career and my lifestyle. After several visits to eye surgeons, Dr. Sebastian Heersink made me feel comfortable and confident enough to have cataract surgery in my problem eye. The night after the surgery when my husband removed the covering to start the series of drops, TEARS OF JOY streamed down my face because this is the first time in YEARS that I have been able to actually see out of that eye. The day after surgery my follow up appointment results were astonishing. 20/20 eye sight in operative eye. I hugged Dr. Heersink because of him caring so much to help me with a successful surgery! I am forever thankful for his kindness. He has changed my life forever. The staff made me feel welcome and comfortable throughout the entire process. Thank you DR. SEBASTIAN HEERSINK. I have my life back!!” – Sherri H

    stars“Excellent all the way. I was terrified when I walked in the door, but your staff, Dr. Bennett and the anesthesiologist put me at ease.  It was a piece of cake!”

    stars“Dr. Fortin and his staff are wonderful and I look forward to my next visit!”