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Petersburg Passport to Health Screening and Resource Fair

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VEI in partnership with Conexus helped do visions screenings for Petersburg City Public School’s Head Start and VPI program at the Passport to Health Screening and Community Resource Fair this past Wednesday. The orientation was for the 406 students and their families who will be attending the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. Our VEI associates had […]

New Kent County Public Schools Vendor Fair

New Kent County Public Schools held a Vendor Fair on Monday, August 26, 2019, at New Kent High School. VEI provided promotional materials and spoke with New Kent County Public School employees about all of Virginia Eye Institute’s additional resources. VOLUNTEERS: Melissa Casanova, Dr. Cameron Lindsey, and Jessie Sprouse

Fort Lee’s Health and Fitness Expo

Virginia Eye Institute was so thrilled to be a sponsor again this year at Fort Lee’s annual Health and Fitness Expo to help promote healthy lifestyles and fitness opportunities to the Fort Lee community. VEI performed multiple screenings for adults and children during our on-site visit. (volunteers pictured: Melissa Casanova, Rhonda Ullom, Maggie Bass, Evelyn Flores, and Adrienne Johnson)

Emma Lou Martin – Artist

GLEANING FOR COLLAGE FROM THE GUTTER TO THE GARDEN is a freeing creative experience for an artist, as anything goes! The artist is not restrained by the limits of any one media or the rules that might be imposed by formal standards. In the process of creating, one’s imagination can run in many directions resulting […]

Health fair in Petersburg Aug 12th

VEI in partnership with Conexus helped do vision screenings for Petersburg City Public School’s Head Start and VPI program at the Passport to Health Screening and Community Resource Fair this past Wednesday. The orientation was for the 406 students and their families who will be attending the upcoming 2019-2020 school year. Our VEI associates had […]

Anthem USPS Processing Center Employee Health Fair

USPS Employee Health Fair I had a wonderful time giving free Glaucoma Screenings to all USPS employees in Sandston, Virginia last Tuesday, August 20, 2019. USPS Wear Red Wellness Event Friday was National  Wear Red  Day and VEI in partnership with Anthem attended the Wear Red Wellness event at the USPS Processing And Distribution Center in Sandston, VA. National  Wear Red  Day raises awareness about heart health. […]

Chickahominy YMCA Backpack Drive

YMCA BRIGHT BEGINNINGS BACK PACK DRIVE The Activities Committee would like to take this opportunity to thank all VEI associates who participated in the YMCA Back Pack Drive. We RECEIVED A TOTAL Of 40 BACK PACKS, overflowing with school supplies! Again, thanks so much to our VEI Associates who reached out with their support! The […]

Partner In Health Meeting 

VEI Hearing Center Sponsors Partner in Health Meeting at Chippenham Hospital on August 28, 2019. Travis Page, Hearing Center Specialist, and Dr. Gupta gave a brief introduction and overview of VEI’s additional services. https://www.facebook.com/events/2314426345343480/

Christmas Stockings

We need your help to make the holiday season A little brighter for local children in need! This year, we are gearing up for the FOX Holiday Socks Program; a collaborative effort of the existing Salvation Army Christmas Stocking Program, working in conjunction with Virginia Family Dentistry. Our Team Leads and supervisors have graciously offered to […]

TSA Wellness Event at RIC

TSA Wellness Event at RIC – June 19th – Rhonda Ullom, Clinical Trainer, COT, FCLSA, OSC, and Melissa Casanova, Physician Liaison and Marketing Manager performing vision and Glaucoma screenings at the TSA Wellness event at the Richmond International Airport.

Special Olympics 6/8/19

VEI assisting with Testing at the Special Olympics 2019

Special Olympics for the Summer Games! 6/8/19 Members of the VEI staff volunteered with Family Vision Care of Richmond over the weekend to provide vision screenings to the athletes of the Special Olympics for the Summer Games at St. Christopher’s School in Richmond, VA! We’d like to send out a big thank you to everyone who […]

Low Vision Group Talk at Cedarfield

We’d like to give a shout out to our opthalmologist, Dr. Estopinal, for providing an educational talk to a local senior community on February 12th! Dr. Estopinal gave a talk to the Low Vision Support Group at Cedarfield Senior Living Retirement Community, where he educated the residents about common eye problems at age 50+ and […]

3 VEI Providers Named For Best Bedside Manner 2019

3 VEI providers were named for the best bedside manner award of 2019 for OurHealth

Virginia Eye Institute is very proud to congratulate our providers Kensington Hatcher, O.D., Robert Knape, M.D., and now retired Walter Bundy III, M.D., F.A.C.S. on being awarded Best Bedside Manner 2019 by OurHealth Greater Richmond. Thank you for all that you do!

Travis Page at the Dunlop House

Travis Page speaking about hearing instruments at the dunlop house

Travis Page, Hearing Instrument Specialist, presented a Hearing Health at the Dunlop House Assisted Living & Memory Care on January 7th. Attendees learned about hearing health and the importance of regular check ups. Travis discussed how hearing improves brain function and overall health, and new technologies and why they are so beneficial. Thanks so much Dunlop […]

VEI Voted as Best in Optometry and Eye Care in Virginia for 2020

VEI awarded best of virginia living 2020 in the eye care and optometry categories

VEI has been voted as Best in the categories of Optometry and Eye Care Provider across Virginia in the Best of Virginia Living 2020 magazine issue. Best of Virginia 2020 is your guide to all of the bests across the five regions of Virginia Central, Eastern, Northern, Southwest and the Shenandoah Valley. The more than 30,000 ballots cast […]

VEI Awarded 2020 Map Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle by HFMA

VEI Revenue Cycle Management Team receives Map Award from HMFA

VEI has been awarded the 2020 MAP Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle by Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)! For the fourth straight year, VEI has been recognized as an industry leader in revenue cycle management based on a myriad of metrics including Days of Accounts Receivables for the clinic operations. Virginia Eye Institute […]

St. Vincent Trip 2020 with World Pediatric Project

We would like to give a special shout out to our own ophthalmologist, Dr. Donna Brown, and her team for working with World Pediatric Project during their annual eye surgery mission to St. Vincent from February 15-22! From World Pediatric Project: During the course of the week Dr. Brown evaluated 38 patients and performed 17 […]

Jayson Walton

We’re excited to announce our Artist of the Month for March, Jayson Walton! “My works are inspired by the skills of the great masters of the past. I explore painting, philosophy and world history through the disciplines of drawing and painting. I use traditional materials to capture movement, life and emotion. I seek to create […]

COVID-19 Patient Information

COVID-19 Symptoms

LATEST UPDATE (): After careful consideration and with the support from Governor Northam, VEI has resumed routine clinic operations at all locations, including elective surgery at our Ambulatory Surgery Center and regular operations for clinic and optometric services. Upon arriving for your appointment, we ask that you please get pre-screened at the front entrance and […]

Focus Group Camera Club​ (FGCC)

FGCC Portrait by Robert Coles

These six friends are all passionate about fine art photography and taking their photography and printing skills to a higher level. To that end, they have become active in a group of like-minded area photographers who meet monthly as the Focus Group Camera Club. Founded in 1989 by Bob Coles and two other Richmonders, FGCC […]

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