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Dr. James Gills III, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.7 (211)
Map Pin Small Tarpon Springs, FL
Accepting new patients
27 years of experience

Overview of Dr. James Gills III, MD

Dr. James Gills III, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Tarpon Springs, FL. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 27 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from Duke University Medial Center. Dr. Gills III, completed a residency at USF. Patients rated Dr. Gills III an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Gills III works at St. Luke's Cataract & Laser Institute Tarpon Springs in Tarpon Springs, FL with other offices in Spring Hill, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Cataract and Senile Cataracts along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Gills III' Office Locations

  1. 1
    St. Luke's Cataract & Laser Institute Tarpon Springs
    43309 US Highway 19 N, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (727) 938-2020
  2. 2
    St. Luke's Cataract & Laser Institute Springhill
    187 Mariner Blvd, Spring Hill, FL 34609 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (352) 684-6722

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    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 27 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1053306035
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Cornea - Dr Ramsey St Lukes
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • USF
    Residency
    Internship
    • USF
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Duke University Medial Center
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Dr. Gills III has seen patients for Cataract and Senile Cataracts, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Gills III on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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