Faculty

Planning Committee

Michael Patterson DO

Michael Patterson, DO
Program Chair

  • Cataract, Glaucoma, Oculoplastics
  • Partner
  • Eye Centers of Tennessee
  • Crossville, Tennessee
Walter Parker

Walter Parker, MD
Co-Chair

  • Cornea, Refractive
  • Associate
  • Alabama Ophthalmology Associates
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL
Jack Parker MD

Jack Parker, MD
Co-Chair

  • Partner
  • Parker Cornea
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Birmingham, AL
Blake Williamson MD

Blake Williamson, MD, MPH, MS
Planning Committee

  • Refractive, Cataract, MIGS
  • Partner
  • Williamson Eye Center
  • Baton Rouge, LA
Cameron Griffith MD MS

Cameron Griffith, MD, MS
Planning Committee

  • Cornea, Refractive
  • Partner
  • Southern Eye Center
  • Hattiesburg, MS

Faculty

Eric Donnenfeld, MD

Eric Donnenfeld, MD
Visionary/Keynote Lecturer

  • Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology
  • New York University Medical Center
  • Trustee
  • Dartmouth Medical School
  • Founding Partner
  • Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island
  • New York, New York
Liz Yeu, MD

Elizabeth Yeu, MD
Distinguished Lecturer

  • Partner
  • Cornea, Cataract and External Diseases
  • Virginia Eye Consultants
  • Assistant Professor
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Norfolk, Virginia
Cathy McCabe

Cathleen McCabe, MD
Cornea, Cataract, Refractive

  • Partner
  • The Eye Associates
  • Bradenton, FL
Tom Oetting MD MS

Tom Oetting, MD, MS
Cataract

  • Residency Program Director
  • University of Iowa
  • Iowa City, IA
Charles Williamson MD

Charles Williamson, MD
Refractive, Cataract

  • Founder
  • Williamson Eye Center
  • Baton Rouge, LA
Jack Wells, MD

Jack Wells, MD
Retina

  • Chairman
  • University of South Carolina
  • Partner
  • Palmetto Retina
  • Columbia, SC
Arsham Sheybani MD

Arsham Sheybani, MD
Glaucoma

  • Washington University
  • St. Louis, MO
Gary Wortz, MD

Gary Wortz, MD
Refractive Cataract/Cornea

  • Partner
  • Children’s Mercy Hospital
  • Lexington Kentucky
Larry Patterson MD

Larry Patterson, MD
Cataract, Refractive

  • Managing Partner
  • Eye Centers of Tennessee
  • Crossville, TN
Keith Walter, MD

Keith Walter, MD
Cornea, Refractive, Cataract

  • Wake Forest University
  • Winston Salem, NC
Rakesh Patel, MD

Rakesh Patel, MD
Oculoplastics

  • Palmetto Health
  • University of South Carolina
  • Columbia, SC
Justin Marsh, MD

Justin Marsh, MD
Pediatrics

  • Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group
  • Children’s Mercy Hospital
  • Kansas City, MO
Courtney E. Bovee, MD

Courtney E. Bovee, MD
Glaucoma, Cataract

  • Mid-Florida Eye Center
  • Mount Dora, FL
Seth Ford, MD

Seth Ford, MD
Comprehensive Ophthalmology

  • Partner
  • Cleveland Eye Clinic
  • Cleveland, TN
Russell W Read, MD

Russell W Read, MD
Uveitis

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Birmingham, Al
Evan Schoenberg, MD

Evan Schoenberg, MD
Cornea, Refractive

  • Georgia Eye Partners
  • EyeSouth Partners
  • Atlanta, GA
Dee Stephenson, MD

Dee Stephenson, MD
Refractive, Cataract

  • Owner
  • Stephenson Eye Associates
  • Venice, FL

Administrator Faculty

Kirk Mack

Kirk Mack

Erik J. Bergvin, MBA

Erik J. Bergvin, MBA

Marketing Faculty

Resident Planning Committee

Austin Fox, MD

Austin Fox, MD
Resident Planning Committee

Salma Dawoud, MD

Salma Dawoud, MD
Resident

  • University of Iowa
  • Iowa City, IA

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