As the CEO and Chairman of the Board of several companies related to eye health, Dr. Michael Lange is passionate about optometry and the link between ocular health and nutrition. His first venture was Lange Eye Care and Associates in 1993 in Ocala, Florida. Dr. Michael Lange now oversees nine locations across the state. He serves as the CEO and Chairman of the Board of Express Contacts and Express Sunglasses, two Internet companies offering replacement contact lens and sunglasses, respectively. In keeping with Dr. Michael Lange’s belief that patients should be educated and responsible for their own health choices, each site offers an extensive question and answer section.
As owner of Fortifeye Vitamins, Dr. Michael Lange once again shows his commitment to helping people improve their health. The company’s express mission is to promote better ocular and general health through the right combination of vitamin supplements and nutrition. The company includes eight research centers spread across Florida.
Dr. Michael Lange holds memberships in the American Optometric Association, the Florida Optometric Association, the North Central Florida Optometric Association and the Ocular Nutrition Society (formerly the Optometric Nutrition Society). He is also a member of the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Ocala/Marion County Chamber of Commerce.
A graduate of the Pennsylvania College of Optometry, Dr. Michael Lange currently resides in Ocala, Florida.