Jason Darlington, MD | Cataract, LASIK & Glaucoma Surgeon | Florida
Jason K. Darlington, M.D.
Fellowship Trained Cornea Specialist Glaucoma, Cataract & Refractive Surgeon
1995 W. NASA Blvd. Melbourne, FL 32904

150 S. Woods Dr. Rockledge, FL 32955

5055 Babcock St., NE Palm Bay, FL 32905

1709 Garden St. Titusville, FL 32796

SURGERY CENTER - Atlantic Surgery & Laser Center
8040 N. Wickham Road Melbourne, FL 32940

321-722-4443 (Wait for the recording to begin and then dial 32)
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, 2001
  • Bachelor of Science, University of California, Davis, CA, 1996
  • Associate of Science, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA, 1994
  • Cornea/Refractive/Glaucoma Fellowship, Minnesota Eye Consultants, P.A., Minneapolis, MN, 2006
  • Resident in Ophthalmology, University of California Davis, 2005
  • Internship, Scripps Mercy Hospital, Department of Internal Medicine, 2002
  • Minnesota Eye Consultants, P.A, Minneapolis, MN
  • The Eye Institute, Melbourne, FL

Dr. Darlington joined The Eye Institute in 2015 with expertise in glaucoma, corneal transplants, oculoplastic and cataract surgery. Born and raised in Southern California, Dr. Darlington married his wife, Elizabeth, in 2008. They now have three sons together, Aiden, Alexander and Asher.

Dr. Darlington graduated with highest honors from the University of California Davis. He then attended UC Davis Medical School where he conducted research in corneal disease. Following an internship at Scripps Mercy Hospital in San Diego, he completed his residency in ophthalmology at the University of California Davis where he piloted research on laser vision correction and wavefront technology.

Dr. Darlington’s personal philosophy regarding his patients: “I believe the best patient care stems from a foundation of respect for the patient’s personal needs and working together as a team to create an effective care plan with successful outcomes. My patients often comment that I go above and beyond by taking the time to clearly communicate ophthalmic disease and medical procedures, instilling a high level of comfort and trust.”

Dr. Darlington then performed the highly sought after Lindstrom Fellowship in advanced anterior segment surgery including glaucoma, corneal and refractive surgery at the prestigious Phillips Eye Institute in Minneapolis. During this subspecialty training, he was one of the first surgeons to perform an emerging posterior lamellar corneal surgery, the endothelial keratoplasty.

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ThoughtsFrom the Doctor

...on living in Brevard County

This is a great community to live in and raise a family. I am proud to serve my friends and neighbors and contribute to the health and wellness of people throughout the Space Coast.

...on medicine and patient care

I feel passionate about helping people and about practicing medicine. I listen to my patients carefully. To me, optimal patient care means combining the latest advances in medicine with old-fashioned caring, concern, and respect.