Dr. John McClane, III has practiced Optometry for over 30 years in Fernandina Beach, first with his father Dr. John McClane Jr. and currently with his business partner Dr. Anthony Stubits. They are also associated with cataract and retina specialists who come to their office to provide surgical services on Amelia Island. Dr. McClane specializes in eye care for the elderly with an emphasis on cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration and diabetic eye disease. He is currently an Associate staff member of Baptist Medical Center Nassau.
Dr. McClane is the past president of the Florida Optometric Association and has been honored as Florida’s Optometrist of the year in 1993 and Optometrist of the Decade in 1998. Dr. McClane was appointed to serve as a member of the Florida Board of Optometry by Governor Jeb Bush in 1999 through December 2007; he served two terms as Chairman of the board of Optometry.
Dr. McClane is married to Linda who is the Managing Director for Amelia Community Theater. They have two grown sons, Jack and David. In his leisure time, Dr. McClane enjoys cycling and boating around Amelia Island.