A Letter to Dr. Dorfman

A Letter to Dr. Dorfman

Dear Dr. Dorfman,

I wanted to take this time to express my gratitude for the many years that you have been my ophthalmologist. As a child, I remember hearing my peers in school saying they used to hate going to the eye doctor because they would always be too terrified. Luckily, I never had that issue because of your lovely staff and the way they always greeted me and my family members. As a matter of fact, it was so good that it got to the point I would eagerly wait to visit your office, although I must confess that my interests changed as I got older because going to your office meant I got excused from homework. 

Now as an adult, I look back as far as my memory reaches and I can truly say that I can’t remember walking into your office and not seeing anyone with a smile on their face.

Although you are only my ophthalmologist, I can honestly say that I am truly going to miss visiting your office and having our small conversations and explaining to me what was going on with my eyes. As an adult, I still use your analogy of my irises being shaped like a football and soccer ball to explain my blindness. Funny enough, as an adult, I am also terrified because I was hit with the realization that this will be my final office visit and the thought of seeing another ophthalmologist who isn’t you does scare me a little bit. 

All in all, I will never be able to express my thorough gratitude for the many years of service because of the fact that without your help, I would more than likely be legally blind and not be able to enjoy the beautiful things this life has to offer. I wouldn’t be able to see my nieces grow up right in front of me, I wouldn’t be able to enjoy watching something with my loved ones, and I definitely would not have been able to enjoy my high school career as a swimmer. I owe you a great portion of my life’s happiness because without you, my life would have been considerably different.

With gratitude and love,

Thomas R.

Ways to pay Request an Appointment Our locations 954.925.2740

Our locations

300 South Park Road Suite 300 
Hollywood, FL 33021
(954) 925-2740

1200 SW 145th Avenue, Suite 250
Pembroke Pines, Florida 33027

2300 N. Commerce Parkway Suite #307
Weston, Florida 33326
(954) 217-3155
Monday - Friday: 8AM–5PM
Sat & Sun: Closed

7593 W. Boynton Beach Blvd. Suite 280
Boynton Beach, FL 33426