Denver Eye Clinic
Dr Arthur G. Starr, M.D.

James M. Woodward, Jr., M.D.

Board Certifications

American Board of Ophthalmology




  • BA, University of Nebraska, 1951
  • Professional Chemistry
  • MD, University of Nebraska Medical School, 1955
  • Internship, University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City, IA
  • Residency, in Ophthalmology , University of Iowa Hospitals
  • National Institute of Health Fellow in Ophthalmology with additional training in Neurology.

Biography Summary

Practiced Ophthalmology with his Father in Lincoln, NE while awaiting military induction. After his military career, entered practice with Arthur G. Starr, M.D. in General Ophthalmology in 1962. Remained in this practice until his retirement in 1996.

Military Service

Entered the United States Air Force Medical Corps as a Captain. Stationed at USAF Hospital, Andrews AFB, Morningside, Maryland, where he served as the Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology. Served as USAF Consultant in Ophthalmology to the Surgeon General of the United States. Attained the rank of Major in the USAF and was honorably discharged in 1962. Made Lt. Colonel in the USAF inactive reserves in 1972.

Professional Memberships

  • Denver Medical Society
  • Colorado Medical Society
  • American Medical Association
  • Colorado Ophthalmological Society
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists

Professional Interests

Dr. Woodward held offices in the Colorado Society to Prevent Blindness and was director of the Low Vision Clinic at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.

Interesting Fact

Dr. Woodward was born in Lincoln, Nebraska in 1929. He and his family moved to Denver, CO in 1962.