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Clinical Research

Clinical Research at Bowden Eye

Clinical research is a branch of healthcare science that determines the safety and effectiveness of medications, devices, diagnostic products and treatment regimens intended for human use. These interventions are used for prevention, treatment, diagnosis, or relieving symptoms of a disease.

As a prominent member of Jacksonville’s healthcare community, we provide the latest in proven treatments. This has allowed us to take part in clinical research to expand the future in ophthalmic treatments. We are proud to be able to offer these clinical studies to make a difference.


We are currently looking for volunteer patients to participate in multiple ongoing studies at Bowden Eye & Associates. There are many benefits to being a participant in our clinical studies.

  • Discounted or covered, quality health exams provided by experienced doctors and medical research coordinators. (No insurance required)
  • Access to new treatments as possible solutions for your present health challenges that other providers cannot provide.
  • Financial compensation for your time and travel may be available for those who qualify.

Currently Enrolling Studies

  • Dry Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Sjogren’s Syndrome
  • Neurotrophic Keratitis

Future Studies may include:

  • Cataracts
  • Meibomian Gland Dysfunction
  • Diabetes
  • Blepharitis
  • Vision Correction
  • Contact Lenses

If you are a patient, who has any of the above conditions, or if you are interested in coming in for an exam to see if you meet any requirements to take part in our ongoing or future studies please contact our office at (904) 296-0098 and our staff will be happy to assist you.

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