Founded by James A. Staman, MD, in 1979, Florida Retina Institute has proudly delivered Excellence in Vitreo-Retinal Diseases and Surgery for over 40 years. Our Retina Specialists focus on the highest quality patient care and best individual treatment plans, applying the latest advances and most sophisticated methods in vitreoretinal medicine.
Ruwan Amila Silva, MD, will be seeing patients in Central Florida starting June 7, 2021.
Ruwan A. Silva, MD, MPhil is a board certified and fellowship trained vitreoretinal surgeon.
Dr. Silva received his Bachelors of Arts in Neurobiology from Harvard University graduating Magna Cum Laude with Highest Honors, Cambridge, MA.
He then received his Masters of Philosophy (MPhil) in Neurobiology from Cambridge University in England. Following this, he received his medical degree from Stanford University’s School of Medicine in Stanford, CA.
Dr. Silva completed his ophthalmology residency at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, in Miami, FL, ranked #1 eye hospital in the country.
In his spare time, Dr. Silva enjoys traveling, swimming, rowing and spending time with family and friends.
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My experience was very positive. Dr. Barnard was very thorough and answered all of my questions and the staff were all very professional and pleasant.
I was very impressed with the staff and reception to preliminary exams/photos, etc. Dr. Barnes was very nice and patient friendly, I enjoyed my visit.
The Doctor was friendly and took his time to explain my diagnosis to me.
Dr. Dunn and staff demonstrated patience and an attitude of caring during my recent visit. Has the knowledge and takes the time to explain and offer solutions.
I want to thank Dr. Houston and his staff there. The care was excellent and I was very pleased with everything.
A most excellent experience. Very professional and extremely friendly. Glad the VA sent me there.
When I arrived I was stressed. The staff immediately made me feel calm and comfortable. It was a pleasant experience with the staff and especially Dr. Kumar.
The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. Dr. Mav was amazing! Very patient, kind and attentive. I'm very happy that he is taking care of my son!
The 2nd opinion was very easy for my Mom to understand.
All individuals involved in my care from the front office to Dr. Moreno were professional, kind, and compassionate, and patient with my questions. I felt secure and confident in the care given by Dr. Moreno and his staff.
This was my first experience for this type of eye care. Dr. James Staman made my visit and treatment a pleasant one. Going forward I would highly recommend Florida Retina Institute to family and friends. Thanks again for taking such good care of me!
The staff was very interactive with conversations throughout the entire visit which made for a pleasurable visit.
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