James, Loden, MD

Dr. LodenJames Loden, MD founded Loden Vision Centers in 1999 and has been its President since 1999. Dr. Loden performs cataract surgery, corneal transplant surgery, LASIK surgery, refractive lens exchange, and glaucoma treatments. He has presented papers at international conferences as well as taught surgical techniques to other doctors around the world . Dr. Loden is a Board Certified Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is the only surgeon in Tennessee to be certified by CRSQA (Council for Refractive Quality Assurance), a national patient advocacy group. Dr. Loden is also recognized among the top 10% of SMART LENS surgeons in the United States. A true pioneer in his field, Dr. Loden was the inventor and the first to use Bladeless iCataract Surgery.

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Loden Vision Centers
1198 Nashville Pike
Gallatin, TN 37066

Loden Vision Centers
520 Rivergate Pkwy
Goodlettsville, TN 37072

Loden Vision Centers
2501 21st Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37212

Loden Vision Centers
1024 Kelley Drive
Paris, TN 38242

Loden Vision Centers
101 Movie Row
Smyrna, TN 37167


Medical School
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN

Ophthalmology Residency
University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX


  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology
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