A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Dr. Ozment completed a medical degree at Emory University. He also completed a residency in Ophthalmology at Emory University and completed a fellowship in Glaucoma at Harvard University. He is a board certified ophthalmologist and active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He specializes in glaucoma and related eye diseases of the optic nerve. Dr. Ozment has a level of training and experience that is rarely found outside large metropolitan centers. He performs cataract surgery, trabeculectomy, and implantation of glaucoma drainage devices and iStent regularly. For more than 20 years, he has provided quality, compassionate care for the Middle Georgia area. He is a committed member of a local church, and he enjoys fishing when not at the office serving patients.
Retinal disease can make straight lines appear wavy or distorted.
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General Ophthalmology, Retired
General Ophthalmology, Retired
Located in the heart of Middle Georgia, we serve patients from infancy to adulthood with expert advice and quality eye care.
Protecting and preserving your eyesight is our greatest honor. From cataracts to glaucoma, retinal disease, keratoconus, or dry eye syndrome, we have a broad range of expertise to serve your needs.
We look forward to the opportunity to meet you and your family. For an appointment, please call us at (478) 272-5933.
Specializing in age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy, Dr. Smalley is a board certified opthalmologist and active member of the American Academy of Opthalmology. He is a graduate of the University of Tenneesee School of Medicine, and completed his residency at the Hamilton Eye Institute in Memphis, TN. For over 20 years, he has served Middle Georgia, bringing the most advanced techniques and knowledge of retina treatment right here to Laurens County. He provides cataract surgery, retinal laser surgery and eye injections to reverse or delay vision loss. His community outreach includes playing guitar in his church, volunteering as a scout leader, and organizing an annual mission trip to Jamaica to perform cataract and strabismus surgery to needy patients.
We are honored to welcome Dr. Fountain, a Glaucoma specialist, to our eye team. A native of Mt. Vernon, GA, Dr. Fountain joined Dublin Eye Associates in August 2015 and is an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. She is a graduate of the Medical College of Georgia. She also completed both a residency in Ophthalmology and a Fellowship in Glaucoma at Emory Eye Center at Emory University Hospital. She performs cataract surgery as well as laser and surgical treatments for glaucoma to treat eye pressure. She treats not only the disease, but the person, providing compassionate, expert advice to each patient.
Cornea and External Disease
A native of McRae, GA, Dr. Williams completed a degree in both optometry at the University of Alabama and in medicine at the Medical College of Georgia, and then he continued in training with an ophthalmology residency. In addition, he completed a 2-year fellowship in Cornea and External Disease at St. Luke's Cataract / Laser Institute in Tarpon Springs, Florida. Dr. Williams is a board-certified ophthalmologist, and he regularly performs corneal transplants, pterygium excision, as well as cataract surgery. His specialty includes management of severe dry eye syndrome, ulcerative keratitis, Fuch's Dystrophy and other corneal diseases. For more than 10 years, he has provided quality, compassionate care for the Middle Georgia area. Dr. Williams is also an avid runner, competing in marathons and IronMan competitions, and is known for being active in his church, serving with his family when outside the office.
We use high quality optic nerve and retinal imaging that is comfortable and highly accurate. Photo: NIH.
Specialty Contact Lenses
A native of Dublin, GA, Dr. Johnson is board certified by the American Board of Optometry, a Fellow in the American Academy of Optometry, and completed a residency in ocular disease at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. She manages ocular diseases, such as cataract, diabetic retinopathy, dry eye syndrome and glaucoma, and enjoys co-management of surgical eye care for patients of all ages. She also studied at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City and enjoys providing pediatric eye care. For patients with corneal eye disease, Dr. Johnson provides custom fitting for a wide variety of medical contact lenses, including sclerals, Synergeyes hybrid lenses and rigid gas permeable lenses. She is a member of the Georgia Optometry Board of Trustees as well as her local church choir and Dublin Service League.
Keratoconus causes the cornea to have a pointed, "cone-like" shape.
Normal optic nerve (left) and moderate glaucoma (right). Photo source.