Dr. James Banta MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. James Banta is an ophthalmologist in Miami, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami and Jackson Health System. He received his medical degree from University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and has been in practice for 15 years. He is one of 116 doctors at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami and one of 47 at Jackson Health System who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliation

Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami
Ranked #1 in Ophthalmology

Jackson Health System
Ranked #1 in Ophthalmology

Miami Children's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Residency, Ophthalmology, 2000–2003

Virginia Mason Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1999–2000

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations

Cholesterol and glycosphingolipids of human trabecular meshwork and aqueous humor: comparative profiles from control and glaucomatous donors.
Aribindi, K.,Guerra, Y.,Piqueras, Mdel C.,Banta, J. T.,Lee, R. K.,Bhattacharya, S. K.


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