Dr. Benjamin Thomas, MD

Dr. Benjamin Thomas, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  |  
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Dr. Benjamin Thomas, MD is a vitreoretinal disease & surgery doctor who practices in Jacksonville, FL. He has been practicing for 5 years.

8786 Perimeter Park Blvd

Jacksonville, FL 32216

Contact Information

(904) 997-9202

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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more than 45% of peers
Retina Diseases
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more than 36% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
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more than 35% of peers

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Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Research
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Thomas does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Still's Disease
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Clinton Presbyterian
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Bascom Palmer Eye
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Bascom Palmer Eye
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • John A. Moran
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Thomas has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Thomas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Thomas does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Thomas and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Thomas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thomas to family and friends
5.0
based on 8 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Thomas' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Jacksonville |
Amazing Doctor and staff. I see him in Jacksonville and Britney and joy do an amazing job at making you feel comfortable in the room. Excellent service.
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in Orange Park, FL |
I have been very pleased with the care that I have received. Dr Thomas gives me plenty of time and attention at every appointment My first appointment was an emergency and Dr. Thomas stayed very late to make sure that I was taken care of properly
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Jacksonville, FL |
I had an emergency, and Dr. Thomas, Denise and the rest of the staff stayed open late to take me in right as the office was closing. I felt very welcomed and was given excellent care. They were are very friendly, professional and helpful. I am very grateful for their kindness and flexibility.
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in ga |
He is an amazing doctor and the rare exception of many. He truly cares about his patients as well as his staff dose. I've been a patient in BWSK for a long time and I'm happy with him taking over my care however I really miss one of the girls who has been coming there for a long time. Ashley she...more
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Jacksonville, FL |
Very personable young physician who is easy to listen to, allows questions, converses in a language you understand and gives you reading material about the condition(s) you came to the Retina Institute.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Thomas accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Thomas has admitting privileges

Baptist Medical Center Beaches
1350 13th Ave S
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
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Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville
800 Prudential Dr
Jacksonville, FL 32207
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Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak Campus
3601 W 13 Mile Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48073
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Saint Vincent's Medical Center Riverside
1 Shircliff Way
Jacksonville, FL 32204
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