James A. Garrity, M.D.

  1. Ophthalmologist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Cataracts
  2. Graves' ophthalmopathy
  3. Orbital fracture
  1. Cataract surgery

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 1986
    Fellow - Neuro-ophthalmology and orbital surgeryAllegheny General Hospital, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh
  2. 1985
    Resident - OphthalmologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1981
    Internship - Neurosurgery RotationHennepin County Medical Center
  4. 1981
    Internship - Flexible InternshipHennepin County Medical Center
  5. 1980
    MDUniversity of Minnesota
  6. 1976
    BS - BiochemistryUniversity of Minnesota

Certifications

  1. 1985
    OphthalmologyAmerican Board of Ophthalmology

Awards and honors

  1. 2016
    Humanitarian AwardMayo Fellow's Association
  2. 2008
    Whitney and Betty MacMillan Professorship in OphthalmologyMayo Clinic
  3. 2006
    Senior Achievement AwardAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
  4. 2006
    Research AwardAmerican Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  5. 2005
    Best Doctors in AmericaAwarding Organization
  6. 2003
    Best Doctors in AmericaAwarding Organization
  7. 1999
    Distinguished Mayo Clinic ClinicianMayo Clinic
  8. 1995
    Teacher of the YearMayo Foundation
  9. 1995
    Mayo Foundation Teacher of the YearMayo Clinic
  10. 1994
    Honor AwardAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
  11. 1988
    Teacher of the YearMayo Foundation
  12. 1988
    Mayo Foundation Teacher of the YearMayo Clinic
  13. 1985
    Mayo Foundation ScholarMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  14. 1979
    Alpha Omega Alpha (junior year)University of Minnesota
  15. 1976
    Senior Honor ResearchUniversity of Minnesota
  16. 1976
    MemberGamma Sigma Delta Honor Society
  17. 1976
    MemberPhi Beta Kappa Honor Society
  18. 1976
    Magna Cum Laude GraduateUniversity of Minnesota
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Professional memberships

  1. 2013 - present
    Honorary MemberAmerican Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  2. 2008 - present
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  3. 2007 - 2008
    MemberInternational Operations Group, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  4. 2004 - 2007
    MemberInnovation Work Group, Mayo Clinic Rochester Workgroups
  5. 2004 - present
    MemberCommittee on Examination Props, American Board of Ophthalmology
  6. 2003 - 2008
    MemberInternational Relations Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  7. 2003 - 2007
    MemberBasic and Clinical Science Course, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  8. 2003 - 2007
    MemberSelf Assessment Committee, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  9. 2003 - 2006
    MemberInternational Administrative Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  10. 2002 - 2006
    MemberSurgical Facilities Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Surgical Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  11. 2002 - 2004
    MemberEye Health and Public Information Task Force, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  12. 2002
    MemberTargeted Patient Access Task Force, Mayo Clinic Rochester Task Forces
  13. 1998 - 2008
    ChairInternational Activities Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  14. 1998 - 2008
    MemberInternational Visitor Council, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  15. 1997 - 1998
    MemberOR Expense Reduction Task Force, Department of Ophthalmology
  16. 1997 - 1998
    MemberSouth American/Caribbean Task Force, Mayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  17. 1997 - 1998
    MemberDevelopment Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  18. 1997 - present
    MemberPan American Association of Ophthalmology
  19. 1996 - present
    MemberInternational Society for Orbital Disorders
  20. 1996 - present
    MemberElectoral Committee, Mayo Foundation Chapter, Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  21. 1995 - 1998
    MemberContinuous Improvement Council, Department of Surgery
  22. 1995
    MemberAirport Consulting Services Group, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  23. 1995
    MemberPublic Information Committee, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  24. 1995
    MemberEye Health and Public Information Task Force, American Academy of Ophthalmology
  25. 1994 - 2008
    ChairAirport Patient Assistance Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  26. 1994 - 2008
    MemberAirport Patient Assistance Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  27. 1993 - 2008
    MemberInternational Activities Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  28. 1993 - 1999
    MemberBoard of Directors, Minnesota Academy of Ophthalmology
  29. 1991 - present
    MemberOrbital Society
  30. 1990 - 1991
    ChairClinical Practice Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  31. 1990 - 1991
    MemberExecutive Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  32. 1990
    MemberMayo Alumni Advisory Board, Mayo Clinic Committees
  33. 1990
    Mayo Alumni Board, Mayo Clinic Alumni Center, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  34. 1990 - present
    MemberInternational Graves' Nomenclature Committee, American Thyroid Association
  35. 1987 - present
    MemberFrank Walsh Neuro-Ophthalmology Society
  36. 1987 - present
    MemberNorth American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society
  37. 1987 - present
    MemberUpper Midwest Neuro-Ophthalmology Group
  38. 1987 - present
    MemberOphthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Study Group
  39. 1986 - 1999
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Ophthalmology
  40. 1986 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Ophthalmology
  41. 1986 - present
    MemberMinnesota Academy of Ophthalmology
  42. 1986 - present
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  43. 1986 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  44. 1986 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  45.  
    Ex-PresidentMinnesota Academy of Ophthalmology
  46.  
    ConsultantWegener's Granulomatosis Support Group
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