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Dr. William Gillespie III, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Columbus, MS. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Read his story
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Dr. Gillespie III's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Gillespie III "Dr. Gillespie earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Mississippi and his medical degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine. He went on to an internship at the University Hospital of Arkansas, then completed a residency in ophthalmology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, Dr. Gillespie has been with the Columbus Eye Clinic since 1984. He is also affiliated with Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus and the Eye Laser Surgery Center in Columbus. Dr. Gillespie is an active member of the American College of Surgeons, American Academy of Ophthalmology and Mississippi State Medical Society."
This content was provided by Dr. Gillespie III "We use state-of-the-art equipment and techniques to give you the best results.
In addition to routine eye examinations and prescriptions for eyeglasses and contact lenses, we provide top-quality Our Doctors are dedicated to providing friendly, professional care for your eyes, from comprehensive eye exams to delicate surgery.services to treat a range of eye problems including cataracts, glaucoma, dry eye, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and corneal disease.
Comprehensive testing is available for early detection of glaucoma, as are medication and surgery if glaucoma is detected. We offer corneal transplants and needle-free cataract surgery. We perform refractive surgery for vision correction, including laser procedures such as LASIK and PRK featuring Wavefront technology.
The team at Columbus Eye Clinic and Laser Surgery Center also performs cosmetic eye care services including BOTOX®, eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) and surgical treatment for ptosis (drooping of the upper eyelid)."
Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Ectropion of Eyelid
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
Hypotony of Eye
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Progressive High Myopia
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Visual Field Defects
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cataract Removal Surgery
Contact Lens Exams
Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
Extraocular Muscle Surgery
Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
Soft Contact Lenses
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University of Mississippi
Medical School | Graduated 1980
University Ark Center Med Scis
Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
University Miss Med Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
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