Dr. Keg's Thoughts

Welcome to the blog of Dr. Jeff Kegarise. He is the President and CEO of the Tiger Insitute, which is dedicated to improving the delivery of patient centered, doctor focused healthcare. Dr. Jeff practices with his wife, Susan, and purchased the primary care practice in 2004. Since that time, they have enjoyed phenomenal growth and satisfaction while expanding the services, care and scope of the business. Dr. Jeff has authored chapters in two books on clinical eye disease and transforming medical practices. He has written an entire third book which will be published in January on delivering great service and experience in any healthcare organization.

September 18, 2014

Optomap Means You Don’t Have to Be Dilated

The reason we dilate pupils is so we can see inside the eye. Historically, we needed to do that so we had a good view of […]
September 2, 2014

Have You Been Flashed?

We always tell patients to call us immediately if they notice “flashing lights” or “floating spots” suddenly in your vision. Our primary concern is a tugging […]
August 15, 2014

Sports, Vision and Football: Quarterbacking for Success

NFL quarterbacks are arguably among the best athletes in any competitive professional sport. Hard work as well as physical ability helps them achieve success at this […]
August 11, 2014

What Does Good Care Look Like? – Part 2

While we specialize in eliminating eye problems, the eyes are really a reflection of your overall health status. Therefore, it is helpful to review what good […]
July 11, 2014

Heads Up

ll of the United States and the world have been caught up with the excitement and fervor over soccer’s world cup in Brazil. From a sports […]
June 30, 2014

Is Caring Ap-parent?

In a previous blog, I was bragging on our doctors of whom I am particularly proud. There are two other people that I am particularly proud […]
June 27, 2014

What Does Good Care Look Like?

While we specialize in eliminating eye problems, the eyes are really a reflection of your overall health status. In this summary we focus on diabetes. The […]
June 17, 2014

Nike Coaches Meeting

I just returned from the Nike Basketball Coaches National Meeting in Las Vegas.  What a great opportunity to learn from the very best coaches in America! […]
May 22, 2014

Vision Expo 2014 – Fun in New York!

This month, I am having Stephanie Moore, our optical manager, be my guest blogger. Several of us recently returned from Vision Expo East in New York […]