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Excellence in Vitreo-Retinal Diseases and Surgery since 1979
north, florida, eye, retina doctor
jacksonville retina specialist, dr staman
american board of ophthalmology
national board of medical examiners

James A. Staman, MD


  • Bachelor of Arts, Cornell University, New York City, New York
  • Doctor of Medicine, Temple University, School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Internship, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Ophthalmology Residency, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
  • Vitreoretinal Fellowship, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri


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

Honors and Awards

  • Phi Eta Sigma, Freshman Honor Society
  • Physician 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

Dr. James Staman is available for Patients at our Locations in

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.

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

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