Meredith Dropkin

Surgeons at a local ophthalmology practice are giving the gift of sight for free.

Last week, Center for Sight in Sarasota provided cataract surgery at no cost to more than 100 people who were in need and unable to pay. The group was able to do this through their Mission Cataract Foundation.

“Mission Cataract is an opportunity for us to help some of the most destitute people in our community who don’t have means to do this,” said Dr. William Soscia, a laser cataract and lens replacement surgeon at Center for Sight.

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