Jeffrey Levenson, M.D.
Fellow, American Board of Ophthalmology
Jeffrey H. Levenson, M. D., received his undergraduate degree in Biology with honors from Princeton University. He received his medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine, where he was the President of A.O.A., the Medical Honor Society. Dr. Levenson served his residency training in Ophthalmology at Emory University where he also served as Chief Resident. He has authored several chapters of a standard medical school textbook and has served as an editor of the American Academy of Ophthalmology's textbook series.
Dr. Levenson is a member of several local and national medical societies and is an Associate Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology at the University of Florida. He has served as Chief of the Section of Ophthalmology of Baptist Medical Center and is active with several charitable medical organizations including Volunteers in Medicine, the Sulzbacher Center for the Homeless, and We Care Jacksonville. He is the President of Vision is Priceless and has coordinated the Gift of Sight program in Jacksonville for over twenty years, providing free cataract surgery to blind and medically indigent First Coast patients. He also travels regularly with Surgical Eye Expeditions, International (http://www.seeintl.org/), bringing cataract surgery to the poor and blind of Central and South America.
Dr. Levenson is Board Certified in Ophthalmology and is a Fellow of the American Board of Ophthalmology. He has been selected by his peers as one of "Florida's Top Doctors" and Jacksonville Magazine has recognized him as one of the top ophthalmologists in the region.
Married to Dr. Ilene Levenson and the father of three children, Dr. Levenson is an avid bicyclist, runner, and kayaker.