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Doctor Dunn is a graduate of the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs and received his medical degree from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. He then completed a flexible internship at Andrews Air Force Base, MD, (home of Air Force One) followed by an ophthalmology residency at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. After residency training and twelve years of Active Duty in the Air Force, Dr. Dunn completed a fellowship in Retina and Vitreous Disease and Surgery at Retina Associates of Cleveland, Mt. Sinai Medical Center/Case Western University in Cleveland, Ohio. Doctor Dunn holds an FAA Airline Transport Pilot and Single Pilot Jet Rating with over 4,000 flying hours. Dr. Dunn achieved the rank of Colonel, USAF, with more than 30 years of active duty, guard and reserve service to our country. Doctor Dunn volunteers on third world eye missions and is a principal investigator on multiple national clinical studies in vitreo-retinal research. Dr. Dunn has been named by Castle Connolly for the past 19 years in a row. Doctors included in Castle Connolly's Top Doctor listings were selected after peer nomination, extensive research and careful review and screening by Castle Connolly's Doctor-directed research team. Raised in Arizona, Dr. Dunn enjoys running, flying, skiing, and traveling the world. The proud father of four adult children. Doctor Dunn joined the Florida Retina Institute in 1991. Certifications Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology Diplomate, American College of Healthcare Executives Memberships & Professional Affiliations American Academy of Ophthalmology American College of Surgeons (FACS) Certified Healthcare Executive (CHE) ASRS American Society of Retina Specialists List of Publications by William J. Dunn, MD, FACS, CHE "Botulinum Toxin for Dysthyroid Myopathy." Dunn, W.J., Arnold, A.C., O'Connor, P.S. Ophthalmology, April, 1986, p470-475. Paper presented at American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, October 1985 "Choroidal Malignant Melanoma with Early Vitreous Seeding." Dunn, W.J., Lambert, H.M., Kincaid, M.C., Dieckert, J.P., Shore, J.W. Retina, 1988, Volume 8, Number 3, p 188-192
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Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Eye Disease
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Hypotony of Eye
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Juvenile Macular Degeneration
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Progressive High Myopia
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1980
Malcolm Grow Usaf Med Center
Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
Wilford Hall Usaf Med Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
Mt Sinai Med Center
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
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