William L. Soscia, MD

William L. Soscia, MD is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. He is a decorated Army officer, having served in the Persian Gulf War in Iraq. Following his military career, Dr. Soscia was admitted to the University of Florida College of Medicine, where he graduated with honors in research and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.

After completing his doctorate, Dr. Soscia completed a transitional-year internship at the University of Utah School of Medicine within the Department of Ophthalmology before beginning the three-year Ophthalmology Residency Program at the same campus. After his residency, he continued at the University of Utah School of Medicine with a one-year Cornea and Refractive Surgery Fellowship.

Dr. Soscia has extensive experience in cataract and lens replacement surgery with advanced premium intraocular lenses. He also is experienced in refractive procedures such as LASIK, CK, and refractive lens exchange. Dr. Soscia has published papers and has given many lectures at national meetings on topics in refractive surgery as well as cataract surgery and intraocular lens technology. He also serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor at LECOM.

Board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, Dr. Soscia is a member of the American Medical Association, Florida Medical Association, Manatee Medical Society, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS).

Dr. Soscia lives in Bradenton with his wife, Karen, and their two daughters, Sarah and Maria. He is dedicated to practicing Kung Fu, studying the Northern Shaolin-Mi Jong style. He also enjoys weightlifting, running, and fishing.


Center for Sight


2601 South Tamiami Trail

Sarasota, Florida 34239 USA

Telephone – 941-925-2020

Email – WSoscia@CenterforSight.net

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