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Dr. Karim Samara, MD

Dr. Karim Samara, MD

Age 49 Ophthalmology* M
(10) 10 reviews

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Dr. Karim Samara, MD works in Jacksonville Beach, FL as an Ophthalmology Specialist and has 22 years experience.

They are board certified in Ophthalmology and graduated from University of Florida in 2002. Dr. Samara has has worked on more claims relating to Eyelid Disorders, Tear Duct Disorders and Lacrimal Gland Disorder than other providers in the area. At present, Dr. Samara has received an average rating of 4.7 from patients and has been reviewed 10 times. They are affiliated with HCA Florida Memorial Hospital, Baptist Medical Center Beaches, Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville and Uf Health Jacksonville. Their office accepts new patients and has telehealth appointments. Dr. Samara practices at Practice in Jacksonville Beach, FL and has additional offices in Jacksonville, FL.


  • University of Florida, Medical School — 2002
  • University of Florida College of Medicine, Medical School — 2002
  • Boston University, Undergraduate School — 1998
  • Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine, Undergraduate School — 1998

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, Inc. d/b/a Florida Blue
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Florida Blue
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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May 14, 2019
Very professional and did an incredible job on my eyelids. Professional staff and extremely caring. I would highly recommend him and his team.
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Dr. Karim Samara, MD accepts new patients on Medical News Today. See Dr. Samara's profile to make an appointment.

Dr. Samara accepts telehealth appointments. See Dr. Samara's profile to make an appointment.

Dr. Samara accepts Aetna, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, Inc. d/b/a Florida Blue and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as many others.

Dr. Samara's office is located at 3316 3rd St S Ste 103 Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250. Find other locations and directions on MedicalNewsToday.

Dr. Samara frequently sees patients for Eyelid Disorders, Tear Duct Disorders and Lacrimal Gland Disorder. Check Dr. Samara's experience on other conditions or procedures on their MedicalNewsToday profile.

Dr. Samara has a star rating of 4.7/5 and has been reviewed 10 times.

Dr. Samara is board certified in Ophthalmology.

Dr. Samara has been practicing as an Ophthalmology Specialist for 22 years.

Hospital Affiliations

  • HCA Florida Memorial Hospital
  • Baptist Medical Center Beaches
  • Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville
  • Uf Health Jacksonville


  1. Practice

    1. 1
      Atlantic Eye Institute P A
      3316 3rd St S Ste 103, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250 Directions (904) 241-7865
    2. 2
      Atlantic Eye Institute P A
      6207 Bennett Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32216 Directions (904) 241-7865
  1. Practice

    1. 3
      Afc Physicians of Florida PA
      13457 Atlantic Blvd Ste 5, Jacksonville, FL 32225 Directions (904) 241-7865
  1. Practice

    1. 4
      First Coast Ltc Inc.
      6555 Chester Ave Ste 1, Jacksonville, FL 32217 Directions (904) 265-8209

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