Choosing The Right Ophthalmologist

Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine that diagnoses, treats, and helps prevent diseases and disorders of the eye. An ophthalmologist provides a broad range of services, from correcting vision with glasses or contacts, to treating eye conditions such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, as well as performing eye surgeries,...

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Thank You, Governor Haslam

As the president of the Tennessee Dispensing Opticians Association and the Chamber of Commerce contact person for Johnson City Eye in Bristol, Joy Beth Foster was able to personally thank Governor Haslam and hand him a thank-you letter on behalf of all Tennessee licensed opticians for his final signature...

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Mission Trip to Czech Republic

Wendy Jenkins, Certified Ophthalmic Assistant, recently returned from The Czech Republic where she participated in a softball camp for the children of Litomerice, a town of approximately 25,000.  Litomerice is located in the northern part of Czech at the junction of the rivers Elbe and Ohre`, some 40 miles...

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JCEC on Daytime TriCities

Our very own Dr. Battle explaining how the iStent can help treat glaucoma when implanted in conjunction with cataract surgery. For more information, please make an appointment with Dr. Battle or Dr. Oakley, our resident glaucoma specialists.

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Dr McCartt in East TN Medical News

Eyes Wide Open

Dr. McCartt was featured in East TN Medical News. Ophthalmologic exam can be a beneficial tool for Primary Care Management As the old adage goes, “eyes are windows to the soul.” As for its validity, that’s something Alan N. McCartt, MD, often ponders, despite the plethora of knowledge he...

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Dr. Carlsen goes to Guatemala

Dr. Carlsen travels to Guatemala

Local Doctor Gives Gift of Healthy Vision in Guatemala Dr. Jeff Carlsen of Johnson City Eye Center recently traveled to Guatemala on a medical missions trip. Dr. Carlsen discussed his trip in a recent interview with Tri-Cities Health & Wellness Magazine.

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