Dr. Jesse Hicks, OD

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Dr. Jesse Hicks, OD
Dr. Jesse Hicks, a native of Florida, grew up in Pinellas County in the Clearwater/Dunedin area. He was an active Boy Scout while growing up and achieved the coveted rank of Eagle Scout. After graduating from Dunedin High School, Dr. Hicks attended the then St. Petersburg Junior College, now called St Petersburg College, where he earned his Associate of Arts degree with Honors. He then attended the University of South Florida where he was inducted into the Gold Key Honor Society and the College of Arts and Sciences Honor Society before earning his Bachelor of Arts degree in Interdisciplinary Natural Sciences. Later that same year, Dr. Hicks entered the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee, where he completed his Doctor of Optometry in 2004. Since then he has practiced in various locations in and around the Tampa Bay area gaining further knowledge and experience in the art and science of Optometry. In 2009 he founded SeePort Optometry in North Port where he has maintained his vision of a practice that delivers the utmost in care by building a team to overcome any and all obstacles that interfere.

SeePort Optometry

4381 Aidan Ln

North Port, FL 34287

Contact Information

(941) 876-4400

Dr. Jesse Hicks, OD

Dr. Jesse Hicks, OD

Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Avesis
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Davis Vision
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • 3 More

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Care Philosophy

To strengthen our community by enhancing our citizen's sight and improving their total health by delivering personal care.
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Specialties

  • Optometry
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Contact Lens Fitting
  • Cornea & Contact Management
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Low Vision Rehabilitation
  • Occupational Optometry
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Optometry
  • Sports Vision
  • Vision Therapy
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Hicks does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Accidental Eye Injuries
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Bacterial Conjunctivitis
  • Binocular Vision Disorder
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blurred Vision
  • Cataract
  • Cataract - Alopecia - Sclerodactyly
  • Cataract - Ataxia - Deafness
  • Cataract - Cardiomyopathy
  • Cataract - Congenital Ichthyosis
  • Cataract Congenital Dominant Non Nuclear
  • Chronic Eye Diseases
  • Color Blindness
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Dilatation
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eye Strain
  • Eye Trauma
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
  • Glaucoma
  • Low Vision
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Poor Color Vision
  • Presbyopia
  • Reading Disorders
  • Retinopathy
  • Stye
  • Watering Eyes

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Procedures

  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Patch
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Pre-Operative Care
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Strabismus Examination
  • Vision Screening

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.

Education

  • Univeristy of South Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Southern College of Optometry
    Medical School | Graduated 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Hicks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hicks to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Hicks' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in North Port, FL |
Dr Hicks literally saved my life On june 16 I went in to update my lenses Upon and during a thorough eye exam my blood pressure was taken It was dangerously high He recommended I get to emergency room immediately When I got to medx they took my blood pressure and were horrified Wanted to call an ambulance to transport me I was admitted to hospital I was very lucky got treated in time to avoid stroke or worse Thanks to Dr Hicks. His thoroughness saved my life Also wonderful caring staff
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Dr. Hicks accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • AARP
    UnitedHealthcare MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Value - Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
    Choice
    Choice Open Access POS
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice POS II
    Choice PPO
    Open Access HMO
  • Avesis
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Advantage
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Advantage Plus
    Blue Advantage Plus HMO
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card
    Blue Care Connection PPO
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Care Network
    Blue Care Network Advantage
    Blue Care Security
    Blue Choice
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice POS
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue Cross
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue HMO
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement HMO
    Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
    Blue Preferred
    Blue Preferred PPO
    Blue Select
    Blue Solutions HMO
    Blue Traditional
    Blue Traditional HMO
    Blue Traditional POS
    Blue Traditional PPO
    Federal Employee Program
    Federal Employee Program BlueVision - High Option
    Federal Employee Program BlueVision - Standard Option
    FEP BlueVision - High Option
    FEP BlueVision - Standard Option
    Medicare Blue PPO
    Medicare HMO
    Medicare Plus Blue PPO
    Medicare Preferred
    Medicare Select HMO
    Preferred Care Blue
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Open Access
    Open Access HMO
    Open Access Plus PPO
    Open Access POS
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Davis Vision
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • PHCS
    PHCS EPO
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
    PHCS POS
    PHCS PPO
  • Superior Vision
  • UnitedHealthCare
    AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
    AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
    Basic PPO
    Choice
    Empire Plan
    Empire Plan MPN
    Golden Rule PPO
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    Medicare Supplement PPO
    Options
    Options PPO
    Secure Horizons
    Secure Horizons PPO
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    UMR
    UMR United Medical Resources
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Vision Service Plan (VSP)

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