Daniel Valentine, O.D.
Dr. Daniel Valentine is an optometric physician who provides a wide range of primary eye care services to Center For Sight patients. Dr. Valentine has extensive training in ocular disease, vision testing, eyewear prescriptions, specialty contact lenses and the diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders. He is involved in pre-operative testing and follow-up care for cataract surgery, corneal transplant, and laser vision correction patients. Dr. Valentine strives to offer compassionate care with a focus on creating an exceptional patient experience.
Dr. Valentine earned his Doctor of Optometry degree from The Ohio State University School of Optometry located in Columbus, Ohio. He is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Florida Optometric Association and the Southwest Florida Optometric Association. He is also a Lions Club Eye Care Provider, offering discounted or complimentary eye care services to those in need through the Lions Club International Foundation.
Dr. Valentine began his career in Fort Myers in 1985, where he worked in a large ophthalmology surgery practice. Remaining in Fort Myers for the duration of his career gave him the opportunity to develop valuable relationships with many area providers. Dr. Valentine opened his private optometric practice in Fort Myers in 2003, previously known as Valentine Eye Care. In 2020, he joined the Center For Sight team to offer his patients direct access to the some of the finest cataract, LASIK, glaucoma, cornea, retina, and oculo-plastics specialists in Southwest Florida.
Dr. Valentine lives in Gulf Harbor where he enjoys golfing, tennis and exercising. He enjoys spending time with his wife, children, and grandchildren, and has traveled extensively around the world.