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James A. Staman, MD


Bachelor of Arts, Cornell University, New York
Doctor of Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine
Internship, Pennsylvania Hospital
Ophthalmology Residency, University of Florida
Vitreoretinal Fellowship, Barnes Hospital


Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners

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Doctor Staman holds a Bachelors of Arts degree from Cornell University, New York and earned his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine. He completed an internship at Pennsylvania Hospital and an ophthalmology residency at the University of Florida.

Following residency training, Dr. Staman completed a vitreoretinal fellowship at Barnes Hospital.

He enjoys coaching his son’s soccer team, reading, traveling with his family and is an avid Jacksonville Jaguar football fan.

Doctor Staman is the founder of Florida Retina Institute, which he established in 1979.

Phi Eta Sigma — Freshman Honor Society
Physican Service Award

American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS)
Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville
Baptist Medical Center - The Beaches
Clinical Assistant Professorship, Jacksonville Health Education Program
Duval County Medical Society
Flagler Hospital
Florida Hospital Ormond Memorial Medical Center
Halifax Medical Center
Memorial Medical Center
Paul Cibis Society
Shands Jacksonville Medical Center
St. Luke’s Hospital
St. Vincent’s Medical Center

  1. Lucky me for having a family physician who knew Dr. Staman and I was able to exit your front door as a happy satisfied patient. And thank you to all your employees for their smiling faces. They mean a lot to so many.

  2. Scared "spitless" when walked in. left feeling at ease and confident. Most Wonderful.

  3. Enjoy coming. Dr. James Staman is a great doctor. I would tell anyone to come here. I love him. It’s not about money it’s about care for his patients.

  4. They were very kind to me and service was very good. Also, the best. I say thank you to them all that work there. Love them all.

  5. Roseanne C.March, 2017

    I appreciated an appointment within 24 hours of my call to your office. I had an emergency situation and you fit me in. Thank you.

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