Dr. Timothy Spence, OD
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Dr. Timothy Spence, a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has practiced in Atlanta for over 20 years.  Dr. Spence is one of the few doctors in the Atlanta area to be both Board Certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry as well a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry.  Dr. Spence's interest include eye disease diagnosis and management, specialty contact lens fitting, and clinical Low Vision Rehibilitation.

Dr. Spence received his doctor of Optometry degree from Ohio State University in 1990.  He also completed a hospital based residency program at the Cleveland VA Medical Center.  Dr. Spence has served as president of the Greater Atlanta Optometric Association, trustee to the Georgia Optometric Association, and is currently an active member of the American Optometric Association.

In his spare time Dr. Spence enjoys playing tennis, and spending time with his wife and three children

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Dr. Timothy Spence, a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has practiced in Atlanta for over 20 years.  Dr. Spence is one of the few doctors in the Atlanta area to be both Board Certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry as well a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry.  Dr. Spence's interest include eye disease diagnosis and management, specialty contact lens fitting, and clinical Low Vision Rehibilitation.

Dr. Spence received his doctor of Optometry degree from Ohio State University in 1990.  He also completed a hospital based residency program at the Cleveland VA Medical Center.  Dr. Spence has served as president of the Greater Atlanta Optometric Association, trustee to the Georgia Optometric Association, and is currently an active member of the American Optometric Association.

In his spare time Dr. Spence enjoys playing tennis, and spending time with his wife and three children

Dr. Spence's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Specializes in Optometry
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • Optometry

Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia

Education

  • Medical School
    Cleveland Va Med Ctr

    Graduated in 1990

  • Internship Hospital
    Cleveland Va Med Ctr

    Completed in 1990

  • Residency Hospital
    Cleveland Va Med Ctr

    Completed in 1990

  • Undergraduate School
    Ohio State University / College Of Optometry

    Graduated in 1990

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Optometry
  • Contact Lens Fitting
  • Cornea & Contact Management
  • Glaucoma
  • Low Vision Rehabilitation
  • Occupational Optometry
  • Opticianry

Procedures Performed

  • Allergy Treatment
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Examination