Dr. Jaime Membreno is a third generation board certified ophthalmologist, with a long standing passion for eye care, which is coupled with his caring and compassionate nature. He has given numerous scientific and medical presentations and investigations at national and international meetings including the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Retina Specialists. In addition he is published in prestigious medical journals such as Ophthalmology, Retina Journal and the American Journal of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Membreno’s medical and surgical expertise includes Diabetic Retinopathy, Macular Degeneration, Retina Detachments, Intraocular Vascular and Inflammatory diseases and is available for consultation at Retina Macula Specialists.

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts & Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Doctor of Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Resident of Ophthalmology, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Fellow of Retina and Vitreous Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut

Board Certification

  • American Board of Ophthalmology, Diplomate
  • American College of Surgeons – Board of Governors

Professional and Academic Experience

  • Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Central Florida, School of Medicine, Orlando, Florida
  • Former Instructor of Ophthalmology, Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, New Haven, Connecticut
  • Assistant Adjunct Professor, University of South Florida, School of Medicine, Tampa, Florida

Military Experience

  • Major, United States Air Force Reserve

Professional Societies

  • American Society of Retina Specialists, Member
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology, Fellow
  • Florida Society of Ophthalmology, Member, Past President
  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow and Governor
  • American College of Surgeons, President, Florida Chapter
  • Foundation for Eye Care, secretary
  • Pan American Medical Association, Board Member
  • Florida Medical Association, Leadership Academy Diplomate

Dr. Membreno lives in Orlando with his wife and three sons. He serves the United States Armed Forces, and enjoys automotive sports, cycling, and family activities.