Jason E. Stahl, MD

Dr. Jason E. Stahl, recognized as one of America’s top ophthalmologists, is a highly skilled surgeon, whose experience spans more than two decades. He specializes in LASIK, Refractive Lens Exchange, Refractive Cataract Surgery, and laser vision correction procedures to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, and presbyopia. Dr. Stahl has been named a ‘Leader and Innovator’ in the field of ophthalmology and has been recognized as one of Kansas City’s ‘Top Doctors’ by magazine. He is a board certified ophthalmologist and member of the American Board of Ophthalmology.


Medical doctorate

  • University of South Dakota School of Medicine, graduating with honors

Ophthalmology residency

  • Scott & White Hospital at Texas A&M University, Chief Resident

Cornea and Refractive Surgery Fellowship

  • Hunkeler Eye Centers in Kansas City


Industry Involvement


  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • International Society of Refractive Surgery
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery Alliance

Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology

  • Kansas University Medical Center

Senior Instructor

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting


Durrie Vision has played a pivotal role in vision correction technology advancement over the years. Our surgeons have served as investigators or medical monitors in over 200 FDA clinical studies as well as conducted numerous in-house studies to refine and enhance the individual outcomes for the patient. By being at the forefront of research, Durrie Vision patients benefit not only from the knowledge of the outcomes of clinical trials, but also what is currently in the research queue for future advancements in vision correction.


Associate Editor

  • Journal of Refractive Surgery
  • Review of Ophthalmology


  • Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery


  • Ocular Surgery News

Fun Facts

Dr. Stahl enjoys spending time with his sons, Christian, Joshua, and Luke as well as playing golf and reading presidential biographies.