Dr. Clemit Barnes, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery  |  
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Age 76
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Dr. Clemit Barnes, MD
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.

44 Lake Beauty Dr Ste 300

Orlando, FL 32806

Contact Information

(407) 425-7188

Dr. Clemit Barnes, MD

Dr. Clemit Barnes, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 96% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Barnes "OUR PATIENT PROMISE- Central Florida Retina provides patient-focused retina care. We personalize the patient experience, provide education throughout all stages of care and simplify the coordination of treatment between the patient and doctor.  "

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Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
45

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • 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

  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1963
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Charity Hospital
    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

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barnes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barnes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barnes to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Barnes' 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
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Barnes accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Barnes has admitting privileges

Florida Hospital Orlando
601 E Rollins St
Orlando, FL 32803
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