Dr. Jason Stahl specializes in laser vision correction and refractive lens procedures to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism and presbyopia. Dr. Stahl was recently awarded the Senior Achievement Award by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He has also been named a leader and innovator in the field of refractive surgery by Premier Surgeon Magazine. He is a board certified ophthalmologist and member of the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Stahl earned his medical doctorate, graduating with honors, and completed his internship at the University of South Dakota School of Medicine. He continued his training with a three-year ophthalmology residency at Scott & White Hospital at Texas A&M University, where he was named chief resident. Following completion of his residency, Dr. Stahl completed a fellowship in refractive surgery with Daniel S. Durrie, MD at Hunkeler Eye Centers in Kansas City.
Dr. Stahl joined Durrie Vision in 2003 and serves as head of the Refractive Lens department, providing care and improved vision with refractive lens exchange surgery for patients with early cataracts, cataract surgery for patients with cataracts and Phakic intraocular lens surgery for nearsighted (myopic) patients who are not candidates for LASIK or other refractive procedures.
Dr. Stahl is active in ophthalmic research and has played significant investigator roles during numerous FDA clinical trials. His research data and opinions have been published in many professional medical journals. In addition, Dr. Stahl has been a patient himself, having undergone laser vision correction surgery in 2001.
Dr. Stahl has been recognized as one of America’s Top Ophthalmologists and is active in a number of professional organizations including the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the International Society of Refractive Surgery and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
Dr. Stahl enjoys spending time with his wife, Dr. Erin Stahl, and his sons, Christian, Joshua, and Luke as well as playing golf and reading presidential biographies.