Clinical InterestsEye Exams & Routine Eye CareRefractive Eye SurgeryCataracts and Cataract SurgeryDiabetic Eye CarePink Eye and Other Eye InfectionsDry EyeCorneaCommon Eye ProblemsAstigmatism, Myopia and Presbyopia Eyebrow LiftDrooping Eyelid (Ptosis)Blepharoplasty
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Dr. James Kaufmann has given numerous presentations on eye care, treatment, and surgery locally and regionally. He has coauthored publications as an ophthalmology resident/fellow and currently participates in research trials as part of CEENTA.
In his free time, Dr. Kaufmann enjoys spending time with his family and traveling.
Education & Fellowship
B.S., Magna Cum Laude, Davidson College, 1983
M. D. with Honors, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1987
Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University Baptist Hospital, Winston- Salem, N.C. 1988
Ophthalmology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Hospitals (served as Chief Resident), 1991
Cornea and External Disease, University of Florida College of Medicine, Shands Hospital, Gainesville, Florida, 1992
Associations & Memberships
Board Certified by:
- American Board of Ophthalmology
- Phi Beta Kappa
- American Academy of Ophthalmology, Fellow
- American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
- North Carolina Medical Society
- North Carolina Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
- Part-time Ophthalmologist at Salisbury V.A. Medical Center
- Previous Clinical Instructor, Dept. of Ophthalmology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine
- Former Partner of Piedmont Eye Physicians and Surgeons, P.A., Salisbury, N.C.