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Premier Eye Doctors in Montgomery, Alabama

Eye Center South: World-Class Ophthalmology Near You

In 1980, Dr. Marnix Heersink and Dr. John Fortin began Eye Center South in order to provide the residents of Alabama with exceptional ophthalmic services. At Eye Center South, it’s always been our belief that everyone deserves to receive world-class eye care: our friends, our neighbors, and those we have yet to meet.

While we’ve expanded our locations in order to give patients like you greater access to the high-quality ophthalmology you deserve, we’ve never wavered on our commitment to providing personalized care. No matter which of our locations you visit, when you’re here, you’ll feel like family.

Where Can I Find an Eye Doctor in Montgomery?

LASIK and Cataract Eye Surgeons in Montgomery

Our Eye Center South Montgomery location is home to some of the most talented surgeons in the nation, giving you exceptional care right in your backyard.

In order to receive the best care, you need to visit the best eye doctors in Montgomery. S. Douglas Owens, M.D. is the only board-certified, fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist in the area, while Donald W. Gauldin, Jr., M.D. specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of cataracts. These skilled surgeons perform highly specialized and life-changing eye procedures, so you can trust that your eye care is in the best possible hands.

Our experienced optometric physician, Julia H. Gannon, O.D., also provides eye surgery consultations and pre and post-operative care, as well as eye disease diagnosis and management in Montgomery.

At Eye Center South, whether you’ve been referred to our practice or are simply interested in improving your eye health and vision, we’re committed to providing you with the highest quality procedures using the most advanced technology available.

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Montgomery Oculofacial Plastic Surgery

Our board-certified oculoplastic surgeon, Richard W. Bryant, M.D., also cares for patients in our Montgomery location. He is one of only 500 surgeons nationwide to be admitted to the American Society of Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons.

Dr. Bryant specializes in in plastic surgery procedures on the face and around the eyes. Because of his expertise and skill, Dr. Bryant’s services are sought after throughout the industry, so no matter which oculofacial surgery you require, you can rest assured that you’re in the care of one of the nation’s best.

All surgical procedures, including eye surgeries, are performed in our renowned surgery center in Dothan. Ranked in the top 10 nationally for being at the technological forefront, our surgery center contains all the advanced equipment needed to ensure that you experience a safe procedure and remarkable results.

Where Can I Find an Cataract Surgeon in Montgomery?

Eye Center South in Montgomery, AL

Alabama’s capital isn’t only special because it’s the home of the Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama State University, and a major auto manufacturing operation; Montgomery is a unique, wonderful place to live because of its people. At Eye Center South, we recognize that we are truly blessed to practice our passion for eye care. We’re proud to serve our fellow residents of Montgomery and we want to help ensure that each of you can see the world through clear, healthy eyes.

See the difference of healthy vision at our Montgomery, Alabama location. Call (334) 260-8511 to set up an appointment, schedule an eye exam, or discuss our services!

Office Information


MONDAY 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
TUESDAY 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
WEDNESDAY 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
THURSDAY 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
FRIDAY 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Office Information

Eye Center South – Montgomery
262 Mitylene Park Drive
Montgomery, AL 36117
(334) 260-8511

Our Location:

Our Reviews

The staff at the Montgomery office are very friendly, and always concerned with safety of the patient. The rooms are cleaned well after each patient and I feel safe going here!

– M.E.

Eye Center South Montgomery has been my #1 choice for my eye care over many years and I am totally happy with my experience at this office. Each visit gets better and better.

– K.W.

The staff has always been wonderful at the Montgomery location. They are very punctual, caring, and helpful.

– K.C.

The doctor was a knowledgeable professional and genuinely concerned about my condition before and after surgery. My eyes are now doing great! The staff at Montgomery were friendly, and they too were all very knowledgeable.

– K.J.

Driving Directions

We’re located at 262 Mitylene Park Dr., Montgomery, Alabama 36117, right by Auburn University at Montgomery.

If you’re coming from the southeast, head northwest on Atlanta Hwy towards Gibbons Dr. Just after passing Publix Super Market and Panda House on your left, make a left onto Taylor Rd. Continue down this road for .3 miles and then make a right onto Winton Blount Blvd. Next, take the first right onto Mitylene Park Dr. and we’re in the second building on your left.

If you’re approaching from the west, drive east on Atlanta Hwy towards Landmark Dr. Just after you pass E & S Clothing Warehouse and Battery Source of East Montgomery on your right, turn right onto Brown Springs Rd. After .3 miles, turn left onto Winton Blount Blvd. Finally, take a left onto Mitylene Park Dr. and we’re located just ahead on your left.

Our Eye Doctors:

Richard W. Bryant, M.D.

S. Douglas Owens, M.D.

W. Guinn Paulk, M.D.