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David W. Hayes, DO

Eye Surgeon in Jacksonville

David W. Hayes, DO
David Hayes, DO

David Hayes, DO served as a U.S. Navy Flight Surgeon for 11 years and joined Clay Eye Physicians & Surgeons in 2015.  Dr. Hayes specialties include Laser Cataract Surgery and Glaucoma Surgery.

Medical Degree:

  • The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences Kansas City, MO


  • Navy Medical Center, San Diego, CA


  • Ophthalmology, Navy Medical Center, San Diego, CA


  • Glaucoma, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV


  • Board Certified Ophthalmologist, American Board of Ophthalmology
  • iStent Certified
  • iTrabectome Certified
  • Endoscopic Cyclophotocoagulation (ECP) Certified

Professional Organizations:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Florida Osteopathic Medical Association
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • Florida Medical Association

Military Service:

  • Former Lieutenant Commander, Medical Corps, US Navy
  • Active Duty 2003-2014
  • Flight Surgeon, VAQ-133, NAS Whidbey Island
  • Two tours in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom
  • Ophthalmologist at Navy Hospitals Yokosuka, Japan, and Pensacola, Florida

David W. Hayes, DO is currently accepting new patients.

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