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Dr. Michael J. Stagner

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Dr. Michael Stagner

Medical Ophthalmology

Dr. Michael J. Stagner is a compassionate, highly proficient general ophthalmologist with 22 years of experience in private practice settings. He is well versed in both the medical and surgical aspects of ophthalmology and has performed thousands of cataract surgeries over the course of his career. He is also proficient in glaucoma treatment and management, medical retina treatment, and all aspects of general eye care. At Highland Ophthalmology Associates, he focuses mainly on the medical diagnosis and treatment of all eye conditions, including performing laser procedures and minor surgical procedures.

Dr. Stagner excels at having a great rapport with his patients and is diligent in providing patient education. His varied background and experiences have given him a broad perspective and the ability to become an excellent diagnostician and problem solver.

Dr. Stagner was certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology in 1994, recertified in 2004 and again in 2014.

Professional History

Stagner Eye Center, General Ophthalmology & Routine Ophthalmic Care

Dooley Eye Center, Ophthalmology

San Luis Valley Medical Clinic, Ophthalmology


BS (1974) Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

MD (1989) Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE
     Magna Cum Laude

Post Doctoral Training

Internship - Good Samaritan Hospital, Portland, OR 

Residency - Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR 

Licensure and Board Certification

Certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
Elected Fellow 1995

Professional History

Stagner Eye Center, Ophthalmology & Optometric Care - Kingman, AZ

Dooley Eye Center, Ophthalmology - Kingman, AZ

San Luis Valley Medical Clinic, Ophthalmology - Alamosa, CO

Honors & Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society 1988

Schramek Scholarship 1987
Creighton University School of Medicine                                                                                                        
Commendation for work with migrant workers 1986
American Medical Student Association                                                                                                            
Scholastic Achievement Award 1974
Outstanding Senior in Chemical Engineering, American Institute of Chemists                                                                                                                             
Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honor Society 1973








Our office is within an easy commute from the following areas in the Hudson Valley and Orange County and Dutchess County: New Windsor, Cornwall, Fishkill, Middletown, Florida, Warwick, Monroe, Harriman, Fort Montgomery, Highland Falls, Marlboro, Walden, Wallkill, Pine Bush, Vails Gate, Goshen, Salisbury Mills, Washingtonville, Campbell Hall, Montgomery, West Point, Modena, New Paltz, Highland, Beacon, Castle Point, Wappingers Falls, Poughkeepsie, NY.

With this, Highland Ophthalmology has become New Windsor's leading specialty eye care center. Call (845) 562-0138 today for your first consultation.











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New Windsor, NY 12553

Telephone (845) 562-0138
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About HOA Procedures

Dr. Mary Davidian
Dr. Thien Huynh
Dr. Julia Mathew
Dr. Michael Stagner
Dr. Sharon Bean Powell

Cataract Treatment
Corneal Transplants
Glaucoma Treatment
Dry Eye Treatment