James W. Gigantelli, MD

Chair, Department of Ophthalmology


Clinical Interests

Hospital Privileges


Dr. Gigantelli specializes in cosmetic eyelid surgery; disorders of the eyelid, tear drainage system and eye socket; tear duct obstruction and eyelid malpositions in children; orbital inflammation including thyroid eye disease and Graves ophthalmopathy.

Education & Training

  • Medical School: Vanderbilt University (Nashville, Tenn.)
  • Residency: Baylor University - Ophthalmology (Houston, Texas)
  • Fellowship: Duke University Eye Center - Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Orbital Disease and Ophthalmic Oncology (Durham, N.C.)

Honors & Memberships

  • Fellow, American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Member, Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology
  • Member, Board of Regents, American College of Surgeons


  • Certified: American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Certified: National Board of Medical Examiners

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