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Dr. Richard S. Hamilton


Dr. Richard S. Hamilton has an outstanding educational background:

Undergraduate: Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Medical School: Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Internship: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado

Opthalmology Residency: Doheny Eye Institute/University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California

Vitreoretinal Surgical Fellowship: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

He has been honored by his colleagues as Board Certified, American Board of Opthalmology.

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Opthalmology
  • Florida Society of Opthalmology
  • American Society of Retinal Specialists
  • American Medical Association
  • Florida Medical Association
  • Polk County Medical Association

Dr. Hamilton is a recognized expert in new therapies for retinal and macular diseases. He has conducted numerous teaching conferences and participated in a number of speaking engagements to local ophthalmology groups. He has also published five abstracts and two book chapters.

Dr. Hamilton resides in Lakeland, Florida and is an active member of the community.

For more information, please visit the Center for Retina and Macular Disease.