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Medical Eye Specialist Dr. Michael Stagner Joins New Windsor, New York Practice Highland Ophthalmology

New Windsor, New York, May 16, 2016 – Highland Ophthalmology Associates, LLC (, a leading specialty eye care center in New Windsor, New York, announced today that Dr. Michael J. Stagner, M.D. has joined their group of cataract eye surgeons, cornea and glaucoma specialists, and optometrists.

Dr. Stagner is a highly experienced anterior segment eye surgeon who has performed thousands of cataract surgeries and is proficient in glaucoma treatment and management, medical retina treatment, and all general aspects of medical ophthalmology. He earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska, and performed his medical internship at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Portland, Oregon prior to completing his residency in ophthalmology at the Oregon Health Sciences University.

Dr. Stagner’s medical career in ophthalmology began at the San Luis Valley Medical Clinic in Alamosa, Colorado and continued through operating his private practice, Stagner Eye Center, in Kingman, AZ. Relocating to the Hudson Valley of New York, Dr. Stagner brings his 22 years of experience to Highland Ophthalmology, assisting as a diagnostician for the analysis and treatment of varied eye conditions and as a patient educator.

Dr. Stagner originally received his bachelor of science degree in chemical engineering from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. He subsequently did post-graduate studies in anthropology, biochemistry and education at The University of Wyoming. He initially worked as an engineer for Exxon and The Department of Energy before making the decision to attend Medical School.

“We feel very fortunate to have a doctor, with the extensive experience and caliber of achievements that Dr. Stagner has, join our eye surgeons and staff here at Highland Ophthalmology. We operate in an 8,000 square foot, state-of-the-art specialty eye care center, with twelve exam lanes, eight diagnostic rooms equipped with the latest in ocular imaging and testing devices, and an expanded optical shop. Dr. Stagner will join myself, Dr. Tim Huynh and Dr. Sharon Powell to provide the highest level of specialty eye care to patients in our community,” said Dr. Mary Davidian, Founder and Medical Director of Highland Ophthalmology Associates.

Dr. Mary Davidian has been residing in and serving the greater Hudson Valley community since 1997 when she founded Highland Ophthalmology Associates.

Dr. Stagner is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, to which he was elected a Fellow in 1995.

More information about Dr. Michael Stagner, M.D. and the services provided by Highland Ophthalmology is available at

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Highland Ophthalmology has been providing Specialty Eye Care Services including Cataract, Cornea and Glaucoma surgery in Orange County, NY and the Greater New Windsor area since 1997.
140 Executive Drive
New Windsor, NY 12553
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