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Kakarla V. Chalam, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A., FACS

Welcome to University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville Department of Ophthalmology.

We offer a wide array of premier eye care services to the Jacksonville community. Our specialties include cornea and external disease, refractive surgery, glaucoma, anterior segment surgery, diseases of the retina, uveitis, ocular tumors, oculoplastic and orbital surgery, neuro-opthalmology, contact lens, low vision and electrophysiology.

To make an appointment or for patient referrals, please contact us.

Kakarla V. Chalam, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A., FACS
Associate Dean for Veterans Affairs Affiliations; Chair, Department of Ophthalmology; Program Director, Ophthalmology Residency

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