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A board-certified ophthalmologist since 1976, Dr. Barnes was the first retina specialist in Orlando and is the founder of Central Florida Retina. He received his M.D. at Tulane University in New Orleans, LA followed by an ophthalmology residency at University of Virginia. He then completed a fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX, where he was also a clinical instructor of ophthalmology. Dr. Barnes' long-standing record of excellence extends beyond the field of medicine and includes serving as a flight surgeon in the United States Air Force.
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Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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Tulane University Of Louisiana
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1963
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1967
Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
Smith Meml Eye Clin
Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
University Va Med Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
Baylor College Of Med
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976
University Utah Affil Hospital
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977
Awards & Recognition
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