Dr. Clemit D. Barnes, MD

Dr. Clemit D. Barnes, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery | Male | 75 years old

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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.Read more

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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...Read more

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Dr. Barnes says...

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.

Dr. Barnes' Care Philosophy

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.  

Dr. Barnes says...

Dr. Barnes is an expertly trained physician having pioneered and performed hundreds of procedures, staying on the leading edge of the field and offering the latest techniques and innovation through clinical trials and research.  For over 35 years, his vision has always been to provide the most advanced and compassionate retina care.   

SPECIALTIES: They include conditions that affect the back of the eye such as macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular disease, retinal tears and detachments and uveitis

Dr. Barnes says...

Dear Valued Patient,

Thank you for allowing me to be your retina specialist. I appreciate your time in submitting a patient survey. If you received great service and attention, please tell a friend. If you did not, please tell me or my staff. We are committed to providing you the best care.

Dr. Barnes 

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  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Ophthalmology

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
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Education

  • Medical School
    Tulane University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1967

  • Internship Hospital
    Charity Hospital

    Completed in 1968

  • Residency Hospital
    Smith Meml Eye Clin

    Completed in 1972

    University Va Med Center

    Completed in 1974

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Baylor College Of Med

    Completed in 1976

    University Utah Affil Hospital

    Completed in 1977

  • Undergraduate School
    Tulane University Of Louisiana

    Graduated in 1963

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Retinal Diseases

Procedures Performed

  • 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

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