Glaucoma specialist joins eye care practice

James FoxDr. James Fox has joined Hoffman Eye Care by ICON in Grand Junction.

An ophthalmologist and glaucoma specialist, Fox specializes in medical and surgical treatments for glaucoma, cataracts, intraocular lens complications and injuries.

“We are very excited to have an experienced surgeon of Dr. Fox’s caliber with exceptional skills in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of highly complex eye diseases joining our group practice,” said Dr. Jay Hoffman, medical director for ICON Eyecare in Grand Junction.

Fox is certified by the American Board of Opthalmology and received training in glaucoma and advanced anterior segment surgery at the University of Toronto. He’s a member of the American Academy of Opthalmology and American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery as well as other national and state medical societies.

“ICON Eyecare is the best of the best, and I’m proud to be part of their surgical center of excellence,” Fox said.

Hoffman Eye Care by ICON operates a patient care center at 2643 Patterson Road, Suite 405. For more information, call 256-0400 or visit