Dr. Gil Guedes
Dr. Gil Guedes is a second generation bilingual Cuban American born in New Jersey and raised in Miami, Florida. He began practicing full scope optometry in the Cincinnati metropolitan area prior to relocating in September 2017. Dr. Guedes has training in Ocular Disease, Contact Lenses, LASIK, and Low Vision.
He completed his undergraduate work in Biology at Florida International University in Miami, Florida. Dr. Guedes received his Doctor of Optometry degree from The Ohio State University College of Optometry. While in optometry school, he externed at Five Points Eye Care Center in Athens, Georgia and the Chillicothe Veterans Hospital where he performed ocular examinations, which included fitting spherical, toric, multifocal and rigid gas permeable contact lenses as well as management/treatment of numerous eye conditions and diseases.
Optometry School: Ohio State University College of Optometry
Before joining the team at Eye Columbus, Dr. Guedes provided eye care to the Cincinnati metropolitan area including Monroe and Mason at Family Eyecare of Ohio focusing on fitting spherical, toric, multifocal and rigid gas permeable contact lenses and management/treatment of numerous ocular conditions and diseases.
In his down time, Dr. Guedes enjoys creating new experiences via travel. He has had the opportunity to visit numerous countries within Europe, Central America, and the Caribbean. Also, as a graduate of The Ohio State University, Dr. Guedes is a die-hard Buckeye fan and overall avid sports fan. However, one can not mention Dr. Guedes without including his love for food and in particular Cuban cuisine!