John A. Campagna, M.D., F.A.C.S. Glaucoma Specialist, Cataract Surgery, and Comprehensive Ophthalmology
OPHTHALMOLOGY ASSOCIATES OF SAN ANTONIO
1997- present Glaucoma specialist, specializing in medical and surgical treatment of glaucoma. Cataract surgeon, specializing in the surgical treatment of cataracts.
CLINICAL ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OPHTHALMOLOGY, UTHSCSA
CHIEF, GLAUCOMA SERVICE, BROOKE ARMY MEDICAL CENTER, FORT SAM HOUSTON, TEXAS
UNIVERSITY OF IOWA HOSPITALS AND CLINICS
1992-1993 Completed fellowship in glaucoma
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA, TAMPA, FL
1991-1992 Chief Resident of Ophthalmology
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA, TAMPA, FL
1989-1992 Completed ophthalmology residency
LETTERMAN ARMY MEDICAL CENTER, PRESIDIO OF SAN FRANCISCO, CA
1988-1989 Completed transitional internship.
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH, SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
1984-1988 MD, cum laude
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH, COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCE
1980-1984 BS, summa cum laude
Dr. Campagna was born and raised in western Pennsylvania and graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Pittsburgh in 1984. He obtained a bachelor of science degree in chemistry with departmental distinction. He received his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 1988, graduating with highest honors and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha honorary medical society. Dr. Campagna attended medical school at Pitt via the Health Professions Scholarship Program of the United States Army and completed his internship at Letterman Army Medical Center on the Presidio of San Francisco, California in 1989. His residency training in ophthalmology was completed in 1992 at the University of South Florida at Tampa, where he served as chief resident throughout his senior year. Dr. Campagna completed his glaucoma fellowship training at the University of Iowa in 1993. During his fellowship training, Dr. Campagna was the recipient of the Heed Foundation Fellowship in postgraduate ophthalmology.
In 1993, he was assigned to Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas as the director of glaucoma services. He has received many military and civilian awards for his research and presentations. His research has been presented at local, national and international ophthalmic meetings including the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. He served as the first year resident advisor for the combined residency programs at Wilford Hall Air Force Medical Center and Brooke Army Medical Center. Major Campagna completed his tour of duty and was honorably discharged on July 12, 1997. He was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal for his contributions to medical education and patient care while on active duty.
Dr. Campagna is Board Certified in Ophthalmology. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, the American Glucoma Society, the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. He is a committee member of the Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Company and serves as an Associate Examiner for the American Board of Ophthalmology. He holds a faculty appointment as Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. Dr. Campagna is listed in the annual publication, "Best Doctors in America" and also Texas Monthly's "Texas Super Docs." He is actively involved in pharmaceutical and surgical research dedicated to the treatment of glaucoma. Dr. Campagna recently authored an educational module for the American Academy of Ophthalmology's Focal Points publication entitled, "Traumatic Hyphema: Current Strategies."
Dr. Campagna's wife, Gretchen, is a chemical engineer who worked for Proctor and Gamble, PPG Industries and most recently, D.P.T. Laboratories in San Antonio. They have two children, Giovanni and Gabriella, who attend Alamo Heights Schools. Dr. Campagna's current hobbies include tennis, photography and winemaking. Aside from enjoying time with his family, Dr. Campagna participates in activities as a Silver Council member of the National Italian American Foundation and UNICO, an organization of Americans of Italian heritage dedicated to community service.
Dr. Campagna specializes in the treatment of glaucoma and cataracts. He has performed more than 5000 intraocular surgeries and lasers. His primary office is at 400 Nix Medical Center, 414 Navarro Street, San Antonio, Texas. He also has an office at 1804 N.E. Loop 410 in San Antonio and 256 Medical Drive in Jourdanton.