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John D. Wilcox, Jr., MD

John D. Wilcox, Jr. Ophthalmologist Jacksonville

John D. Wilcox, Jr., MD Cataract Surgeon, General Ophthalmologist
Dr. John Wilcox served as a U.S. Navy Flight Surgeon and joined Clay Eye in 1978. Dr. Wilcox specializes in comprehensive ophthalmology.


  • Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore MD
  • Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston MA
  • Maine Medical Center, Portland ME (rotating internship)
  • Naval Aerospace Medical Institute, Pensacola FL
  • Naval Flight Surgeon, Key West FL
  • National Naval Medical Center (residency)

Military Service:

  • U.S. Navy, Active Duty 1968-1969, 1970-1978
  • U.S. Naval Reserves, Captain August 1978 – May 2002

Professional Organizations:

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


  • Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Diplomat, American Board of Ophthalmology
  • American Board of Eye Surgeons
  • Phototherapeutic Keratectomy (PTK)
  • VISX Star Laser System
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • VISX Star Laser System
  • Basic Life Support – Recertified
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