Dr. Bradford Snead, MD

Dr. Bradford Snead, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Dr. Bradford Snead, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fort Myers, FL and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 2009 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

4790 Barkley Cir # 103

Fort Myers, FL 33907

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Snead's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Snead "Originally from Anniston, Alabama Dr. Snead graduated from the University of Alabama School of Medicine where he received his medical degree. Dr. Snead attended Auburn University where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences, graduating Summa Cum Laude. Dr. Snead completed an Internal Medicine Internship at the Baptist Health System in Birmingham, Alabama and completed his Ophthalmology residency at the Medical College of Georgia, in Augusta, Georgia. As Georgia's Ophthalmology residency program is recognized as a leading program in the country, Dr. Snead's surgical training, expertise, and case volume far exceeds many other doctors in practice today. Throughout his education, Dr. Snead has received numerous awards and honors and was awarded the first place research award at Georgia Regents University in 2011."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Snead "Licensed in Florida, Dr Snead joined the   SNEAD   EYE GROUP in 2013.   His specialties include cataract surgery, with a concentration on premium intraocular lenses, as well as management of ocular problems such as glaucoma, astigmatism and eyelid conditions.  He is certified in LASIK procedures and has performed numerous glaucoma surgeries.

Dr. Snead holds professional memberships in various organizations such as the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the American Medical Association and the American College of Physicians."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Snead does not have any board certifications listed.

100  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hyphema
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Solar Retinopathy
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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25  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Baptist Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Medical College Of Georgia
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • American College Of Physicians
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Snead has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Snead has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Snead's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Snead to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Snead's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I have had several procedures completed by Dr Brad Snead & would definitely recommend him if you have a need for an Ophthalmologist . His staff is very friendly, helpful and professional.
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I recently had cataract surgery and I am so please as I no long need glasses! Dr. Bradley Snead is the BEST eye surgeon in the area. His staff both in the clinic and surgery center are amazing!!! Everyone is very professional and caring. They treat you like family. I would highly recommend Snead...more
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I had a totally positive experience with Dr Brad Snead and the whole Snead group from my first visit, and all though Bilateral Upper Lid Blepharoplasty surgery. I have to ad, the surgical team that treated me was a totally awesome group of people!!
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Dr. Brad Snead thought I had Glaucoma . I would think the testing and office equipment would confirm his diagnosis . The drops made my eyes worse. I had my eyes tested by another Optometry who didn't see the same concern.
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