Noaman Sanni, M.D.
Dr. Noaman Sanni completed his ophthalmology residency at the prestigious University of Chicago Hospitals where he had the honor of being selected as Chief Resident. He went on to do his Cornea and Refractive Surgery Fellowship under some of the pioneers in the field at St. Louis University, Anheuser-Busch Eye Institute. Before starting in ophthalmology, Dr. Sanni completed three years of training in internal medicine. Dr. Sanni was one of the first surgeons performing Lasik and Intacs in the Syracuse and Watertown areas. His fellowship in refractive surgery gives Dr. Sanni a distinct advantage over other surgeons in the area.
Dr. Sanni is Board Certified in Ophthalmology. He is a member of several professional organizations such as the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Academy of Cornea and Refractive Surgery, American Medical Association, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Chicago Ophthalmological Society, St. Louis Ophthalmological Society, Medical Society of Jefferson County and Medical Society of the State of New York. Dr. Sanni is on staff at Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown, Carthage Area Hospital, Carthage, Claxton Hepburn Hospital, Ogdensburg and River Hospital, Alexandria Bay.
Debra A. Koloms, M.D.
Dr. Debra Koloms completed her ophthalmology residency at the prestigious Loyola/Hines University where she had the honor of being a representative to the Chicago Medical Society. She has provided missionary work as a volunteer of F.O.C.U.S. in Nigeria. Dr. Koloms has vast experience in the medical and surgical treatment of all eye disorders. Her surgical experience includes a large number of cataract extractions, corneal transplants, strabismus, glaucoma, refractive, and LASIK procedures.
Dr. Koloms is Board Certified in Ophthalmology. She is a member of several professional organizations such as The American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Medical Association, Medical Society of Jefferson County, and the Medical Society of the State of New York. Dr. Koloms is on staff at Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown, Lewis County General Hospital, Lowville, Carthage Area Hospital, Carthage, Claxton Hepburn Hospital, Ogdensburg, NY and E.J. Noble Hospital in Gouverneur.
William G. Crane, D.O
Dr. William Crane completed his ophthalmology residency and a fellowship at University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. He held an osteopathic internship at SUNY Upstate before that and was a clinical research assistant at the prestigious Harvard Medical School. He is board certified and held a fellowship in the Department of Ophthalmology at University of Missouri. He was named by the Consumer’s Research Council, Washington, D.C. as one of America’s Top Ophthalmologists and is a Fellow at the American College of Surgeons as well as the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Crane is also a Diplomate of the National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners. He is highly published in the field of ophthalmology and sees patients of all ages.
The newest member of our team, Brittaney Hegard, completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing graduating with honors as a Summa Cum Laude at the premier private institution Indiana Wesleyan University. She is licensed to practice as a registered nurse in both Indiana and New York State. She started her nursing career at the well-known magnet hospital, Indiana University West Hospital. During her course of nursing practice at IU West hospital, Brittaney was involved in multiple leadership roles which included clinical practice committee, skin and wound care, charge nurse, preceptor role, and congestive heart failure representative for the unit.
After moving to Northern New York, Brittaney obtained nursing license for NYS and became a part of the SMC family working in the surgical services department as a pre-op and advanced recovery nurse. She is also an active member of the New York State Nurses Association. In 2014, Brittaney joined the team at Center for Sight in the Cosmetic and Laser Medispa. She has received certification to perform cosmetic injections which include dermal fillers, neuromodulators, and sclerosing agents to treat spider veins in the lower extremities. Brittaney is pursuing her Nurse Practitioner degree through SUNY Upstate and has future plans to specialize in the field of cosmetic dermatology.