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C.M. Harris, MD

Ophthalmologist in Jacksonville

C.M. Harris, MD
C.M. Harris, MD

C. M. Harris, MD served as a U.S. Navy Flight Surgeon before he founded Clay Eye in 1977. His goal was to provide quality eye care in a friendly, relaxed setting. After over 35 years in practice, he continues to offer comprehensive ophthalmology services.


  • Berea College
  • University of Miami
  • Naval Hospital, Jacksonville, FL (Internship)
  • Bethesda Naval Hospital (Residency)
  • International Eye Foundation Surgeon, Harar, Ethiopia (Fellowship)

Military Service:

  • U.S. Navy, Active Duty 1968-1977
  • U.S. Navy Reserves 1977-2003
  • Captain Medical Corps

Professional Organizations:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American College of Eye Surgeons
  • Florida Medical Association
  • Clay County Medical Society


  • American Board of Ophthalmology
  • American Board of Eye Surgery
  • Certified Cataract Surgery
  • Phototherapeutic Keratectomy (PTK)
  • VISX Star Laser System
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • VISX Star Laser System
  • Basic Life Support – Recertified


  • Rotary Foundation – Paul Harris Fellow
  • Honor Intern – Naval Hospital, Jacksonville, FL

C.M. Harris, MD is currently accepting new patients.

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