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Donald Barnhorst

Dr. Donald Anthony Barnhorst , MD

OVERVIEW

Dr. Donald A. Barnhorst Jr, M.D. is a board-certified Ophthalmologist and fellowship-trained in Cataract and Cornea Surgery.

Dr. Barnhorst is the founder of Barnhorst Eye Associates and Barnhorst Eye & Laser Center. He is also nationally recognized for his research and contributions to the field of ophthalmology. 

In 1999, he opened his private practice in Jacksonville, FL which is now focusing on corneal, refractive (LASIK), and cataract surgery in addition to routine eye care services.

After graduating from medical school at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society, Dr. Barnhorst completed an ophthalmology residency at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation where he was chosen as Chief Resident in Ophthalmology during his final year of training. 

Dr. Barnhorst received subspecialty training in cornea, refractive surgery and advanced anterior segment microsurgery during a fellowship at the Eye & Ear Institute at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Barnhorst has extensive experience in many types of refractive and corneal procedures and has been performing laser vision correction since its FDA approval in 1995. 

Dr. Barnhorst is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a member of the International Society of Refractive Surgeons and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. 

He has done research in the area of laser vision correction and corneal disease and has numerous publications in major ophthalmologic professional journals. His research has been presented to a host of national and international ophthalmic organizations. 

He has also been a reviewer for the journal Ophthalmology and is the former head of the Ophthalmology department at the Baptist Medical Center-Beaches hospital.

Together, Dr. Barnhorst and the team of specialists at Florida Eye Specialists have developed one of the leading eye care centers in Florida with an emphasis on compassionate, patient-centered treatments. Their goal is to provide excellence in eye care to each and every patient.

Dr. Barnhorst invites you to explore the website for more information or to call today to set up an appointment at Florida Eye Specialists!

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Florida Eye Specialists
6269 Beach Blvd Ste 4
Jacksonville, FL, 32216

LOCATIONS

6269 Beach Blvd Ste 4
Jacksonville,FL,32216
  • Accepting New Patients
Mon8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri8:00 am - 5:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
  • Accepting New Patients
Florida Eye Specialists
190 Marketside Avenue, Unit B
Ponte Vedra,FL,32081
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Accepting New Patients

PROCEDURES PERFORMED

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Residency
Hennepin County Medical Center
Medical School
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Graduated 1992

INSURANCE PLANS ACCEPTED (49)

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  • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana HMO Select
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • AvMed Choice POS - Large Group
  • AvMed Empower - Small Employer Groups (1-50)
  • BCBS FL Blue BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS FL Blue BlueOptions
  • BCBS FL Blue BlueSelect
  • BCBS FL Blue SimplyBlue
  • BCBS FL myBlue
  • BCBS FL Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBSA Blue Card High Performance Network
  • Humana / ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Medica Choice With UHC
  • Humana HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Florida Blue BlueSelect
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • CIGNA PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Options PPO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Avmed Choice
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • AvMed Engage
  • BCBS Florida myBlue
  • AvMed Empower
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS FL Blue Choice
  • Florida Blue SimplyBlue
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Molina Marketplace FL
  • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS