Dr. James Bradley Flickinger

O.D., F.A.A.O.

Dr. James Bradley Flickinger

Dr. James Bradley Flickinger practices in our Scranton and North State Street Clarks Summit offices. He joined Northeastern Eye Institute in 1999. He is the son-in-law of Dr. Jerome W. Jordan, one of the founders of Northeastern Eye Institute.

O.D., F.A.A.O.

Dr. James Bradley Flickinger

Dr. James Bradley Flickinger practices in our Scranton and North State Street Clarks Summit offices. He joined Northeastern Eye Institute in 1999. He is the son-in-law of Dr. Jerome W. Jordan, one of the founders of Northeastern Eye Institute.

Northeastern Eye Institute
Clarks Summit Location

Are you searching for an eye clinic in Clarks Summit, PA? Northeastern Eye Institute’s Clarks Summit office is conveniently located in the Village Square Plaza at the intersection of State and Grove Streets. We offer a wide range of optometry and ophthalmology services. Our medical professionals are some of the best in the industry, no matter whether you need a general eye exam or a specialized eye surgery.

Our optical clinic in Clarks Summit also serves the communities of Clarks Green, Waverly, Dalton, Abington Township, Scott Township, Newton Ransom, and Chinchilla. We offer convenient appointment times, including evenings, and parking is available.

Northeastern Eye Institute
Scranton Location

Our Scranton office is home to our Ambulatory Surgical Center where we offer LASIK, cataract surgery, intraocular lens implants, and other eye surgeries to correct retina issues for patients in Scranton, Wilkes-Barre, Hazleton, and other nearby areas in northeastern Pennsylvania.

About

Education

Dr. Flickinger received his bachelor’s degree from Shippensburg University and earned his doctor of optometry from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia.

Experience

Dr. Flickinger served his externship at both Northeastern Eye Institute and Ft. Jackson Army Base in Columbia, South Carolina, where he rendered eye care to nearly two thousand soldiers. While at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry, he was granted clinic honors throughout the entire course of his internship and extern ship. He also received the “Clinical Excellence Award” from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry.

Research & Community

Dr. Flickinger is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. He is the Director of Northeastern Eye Institute’s Contact Lens Department. He also served on the Board of Directors of Scranton Tomorrow where he, along with wife, Dr. Beth, co-chaired the light the Electric City sign. He is currently on the Board of the Believe Fertility Foundation.

Personal

He also specializes in disorders of the cornea, pre- and post-operative care for LASIK and dry eye. He continues to specialize in general optometry and always welcomes new patients. He was a certified practitioner in the Collaborative Longitudinal Evaluation of Keratoconus (CLEK) Study as well as a Clinical Evaluator in the FDA-sponsored Phase III Cyclosporine (Restasis) Study.

Why Choose James Bradley Flickinger

Dr. Flickinger completed a Fellowship in Cornea and Refractive Surgery at Northeastern Eye Institute. He specializes in contact lenses and specialty contact lens fits for:

  • Keratoconus
  • Pellucid marginal degeneration
  • Post corneal transplant
  • Irregular astigmatism
  • Gas permeable lenses
  • Bifocal contact lenses