Farmingville Eye Doctors
Farmingville is a hamlet and census-designated place located in Suffolk County, Long Island, New York. It is within the Town of Brookhaven. In the late 1990s, there were a total of 1,500 Hispanic workers who moved into the town of Farmingville. In some ways, controversy came when there was an invasion of illegal elements crossing the border from Mexico to do work here on Long Island; rising tensions with the population; charges and counter-charges of lawlessness and racism; protest marches, unity rallies, and internet campaigns with cruel hate crimes that tear the community apart. There has been an attempted murder of two immigrants discussed in the 2004 documentary film Farmingville. The area also received national attention for anti-immigration sentiments. The Farmingville Campaign helps demographically changing communities build bridges between long-term suburban residents and newly arrived immigrant populations especially undocumented Latinos.
Aside from the controversies and enthralling tale of Farmingville, many people find the area a great place to live for its low crime rates. About 30% of Farmingville residents were Italian and 21% were Irish. Farmingville has 3 Public Schools and 1 Private school with 3 Elementary Schools and a High School. Sachem Central School District is one of the largest school districts on Long Island serving the residents in Farmingville including Holtsville and Holbrook as well as some areas of Lake Ronkonkoma, Lake Grove, Nesconset, and Ronkonkoma. The Tecumseh Elementary School and Lynwood Ave School are considered top-rated public schools in town. Farmingville has everything to offer with plenty of shopping centers, good restaurants, and places to stay overnight. There are over 10 family restaurants, 20 fast food restaurants, and many pizza parlors. The Hampton Inn Long Island Brookhaven on North Ocean Avenue is popular due to its proximity to the MacArthur Airport. People who visit the Fire Island beach, or wish to tour Long Island's wine country, use this hotel as a convenient base. Outdoor activities are nearby in lakes and parks. The Town of Brookhaven Tourism Commission is established in Farmingville. It develops Brookhaven Town’s full Tourism prospective in general and provides detailed and comprehensive information to visitors.
North Shore Eye Care serves the residents of Farmingville a variety of concerns including laser vision correction. People have long sought the ability to see without glasses or contact lenses for a long time and as recently as 25 years ago the experts at North Shore Eye Care have been performing corrective surgery. At that time the procedure in vogue was called radial keratotomy, a procedure popularized by Dr. Fyederov in Russia who has since died in a helicopter accident. With this procedure diamond blades were utilized to make radial cuts on the cornea. This surgery was somewhat limited however, in that only small amounts of myopia (nearsightness) was correctable. When laser vision surgery became F.D.A. approved a decade laser the surgeons at North Shore Eye Care quickly switched to this procedure which is now completely bladeless and is known for its unprecedented accuracy and safety. It is also an extremey quick procdure with most corrections being completed in less than a minute's time.
This operation appeals to a broad group of people. Many athletes like its for its precise vision whether it be golf, baseball, or swimming. It's also appealing to people in certain occupations such as construction workers that often work in dusty conditions. While contact lenses are an option for many there are a large group of people that simply can't wear lenses. These may be people who have had previous infections known to be associated with contacts lens wear, those who have developed allergies to contacts, and those who are uncomfortable putting lenses in their eyes on a daily basis. For all those who may have an interest in having laser vision surgery popularly known as lasik, PRK, or lasek we at North Shore Eye Care offer complementary lasik evaluations on a daily basis. Additionally lasik seminars are offered every month. We look forward to seeing you soon.