Healthy Vision Institute

Healthy Vision Institute
A Complete Diabetic and Senior Eye Care Center

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(727) 738-5900

Dr. James Powers

Retinal Surgeon

Expert Retinal Surgeon for Seniors

Dr. James Powers is a renowned retinal surgeon and specialist dedicated to providing exceptional care to seniors. With extensive experience in treating conditions such as macular degeneration, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, and cataracts, he is committed to preserving vision and improving the eye health of his senior patients.

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Dr. Powers' Story

Dr. Powers holds a special passion in his heart and practice for helping diabetics gain control of their diabetes and live a healthier life. It was Dr. Powers who discovered his own mother’s diabetes 20 years ago through an eye exam. She had no health issues or any signs of diabetes, but that exam verified she not only had diabetes but also diabetic retinopathy and was in danger of losing her vision. Her struggles with diabetes inspired Dr. Powers to dedicate his life and practice to helping those with diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration keep their vision and live a healthy life.

Advanced Technology

Our advanced eye care technology ensures precise diagnoses and innovative treatments, enhancing the vision of seniors.

Patient Focused Experience

We prioritize the unique needs and preferences of our senior patients, delivering personalized care that ensures a positive and comfortable experience.

Compassionate Care

Our dedicated team is trusted for exceptional eye care, prioritizing seniors with expertise and compassion.


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Dr. Powers is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in treatment of retinal diseases, including diabetic eye disease, macular degeneration, retinal tears, floaters, medical and surgical retinal disease and laser surgery. Doctor Powers prides himself on his personal and respectful relationships with his patients and he instills confidence with his delivery of outstanding, state of the art medical and surgical care.

Dr Powers’ research includes, co-investigator of the SOCA study and the Genentech FVF2128 study. He has also authored numerous publications including Glaucoma Associations with Intraocular Tumors and Aphakic/Pseudophakic Glaucoma.

Bachelor of science cum laude; University of Pittsburgh, Biochemistry/Biophysics.

Medical degree with honors; University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Residency in Ophthalmology; Albany Medical Center

Post Graduate Fellowship; University of South Florida Eye Institute, Vitreoretinal Surgery.

Psi Sigma Alpha Honor Society, American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Osteopathic Association, American, Medical Association, Florida Osteopathic Medical Association.

Board Member & Governor: Pinellas County Osteopathic Medical Association.

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New Port Richey

5413 U.S. Highway 19
New Port Richey, FL 34652


2565 Enterprise Rd.
Clearwater, FL 33763

Saint Petersburg

603 7th St South
Saint Petersburg, Florida 33701

Opening Hours

Mon-Fri: 6am-10pm
Sat-Sun: 8am-2pm


Phone: 800-123-4567 Text: 800-123-4568

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