For North Florida Patients

Our Team of Doctors


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

Assocations and Affiliations

UF Health Jacksonville
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Retina Specialists
Duval County Medical Society
Paul Cibis Society
Clinical Assistant Professorship, Jacksonville Health Education Program
St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Riverside
St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Southside
Riverside Park Surgicenter

Honors and Awards

Phi Eta Sigma, Freshman Honor Society
Physician Service Award

About James A. Staman, MD

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.


In 1979, Dr. Staman established Florida Retina Institute. He enjoys reading, traveling with his family and is an avid Jacksonville Jaguar fan.