Dr. James Eugenides was born in Chicago, Illinois and grew up in Northwest Indiana. Upon completing his graduate studies at Indiana University, he spent two years at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute with the University of Miami School of Medicine. His focus during that time was in glaucoma and complex retina conditions. Dr. Eugenides has been practicing in Charlotte County since 1989. In 2011 he purchased the 28-year-old practice of Drs. Christopher and Helen King in Englewood and renamed it K & K Eye Center.