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Kenneth Neu, MD, of Mattax Neu Prater Eye Center Earns MOC Recertification
Dr. Neu's recertification was not due for renewal until 2016, but he challenged himself to complete the MOC process early. “The process is quite arduous, and it never truly ends,” said Dr. Neu. “My preparation for my next MOC, due in 2026, begins now, because we are experiencing a time of tremendous growth in knowledge and the treatments we can offer, and my patients deserve the best.” Read the full press release.
Jacob Thomas, MD, of Mattax Neu Prater Eye Center Receives Board Certification
The American Board of Ophthalmology recently recognized Jacob K. Thomas, MD, as having met its rigorous standards for certification. View the full press release to learn more about his board certification.
Salute to Health Care Honors Dr. Tom Prater of Mattax Neu Prater Eye Center
Mattax Neu Prater eye surgeon Thomas G. Prater, MD, FACS, is one of only two physicians recently honored by the Springfield Chamber of Commerce and Springfield Business Journal as part of the annual Salute to Health Care. The award ceremony took place on October 25, 2012 at the Ramada Oasis Convention Center, where Prater, and a select group of allied health care professionals were recognized for their contributions to health care in the community. Read the full press release.
Mattax Neu Prater Eye Center Celebrates Cataract Awareness Month During the Month of August
During Cataract Awareness Month, the eye surgeons at Mattax Neu Prater Eye Center expect to be handling more questions about what a cataract is—and explaining what it is not. Read our cataract awareness press release.
Our Lebanon Office Celebrates It's 10th Anniversary
Join us at our Lebanon location for the 10th Anniversary & Ribbon Cutting Event June 6th from 12:00 - 1:00 pm. Refreshments will be served. Hope to see everyone there!
2012 Mattax Neu Prater Company Picnic
We had a great time hanging out in the red bird roost at the Springfield Cardinals this year!
Renewing our commitment to EXCELLENCE
Mattax Neu Prater recently achieved renewal of its accreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (“AAAHC”). This not-for-profit organization closely examined our facility and procedures before awarding the renewal. AAAHC accreditation means that our surgical center meets or exceeds nationally-recognized standards for the provision of quality health care. Insurance plans, medical organizations, and state and federal agencies all recognize this accreditation as a symbol of quality.
We believe that our patients deserve the best. Our first responsibility is to you, our patient, and the quality of care we provide, and we are pleased that AAAHC has recognized our commitment to excellence.