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Cataract and LASIK Eye Surgery Specialists in Wetumpka, AL

About Eye Center South in Wetumpka

From our regional locations throughout Alabama, Georgia, and Florida to our world-class surgery center in Dothan, Eye Center South continues to represent a commitment towards convenient access to highly-trained specialists in a variety of eye health disciplines.

When it comes to your care, we provide the highest quality without sacrificing a personal touch. This mission is carried forward in our Wetumpka, AL location, where patients are treated like family every day.

Call (334) 567-7722 to make an appointment in Wetumpka today.

Wetumpka Eye Doctors and Eye Care Services

Our doctors practicing in Wetumpka are Dr. W. Guinn Paulk and Dr. S. Douglas Owens.

Dr. Owens is one of the only certified glaucoma specialists practicing in the Wiregrass. After receiving his training in ophthalmology in Birmingham, Dr. Owens completed a fellowship specializing in glaucoma at the University of Iowa in Iowa City. He returned to Alabama and uses his knowledge and training to provide top-notch care for patients in the Wetumpka and Montgomery areas who are suffering from glaucoma.

Dr. Paulk has over 25 years of experience in general ophthalmology and eye surgery, treating common eye issues as well as performing cataract surgeries and LASIK. He’s had the honor of serving as Chief of Staff at two local hospitals as well as President of the Alabama Academy of Ophthalmology.

For full availability of our doctors in Wetumpka, call (334) 835-8284 and make an appointment today.

Make an appointment in Wetumpka for:

    • LASIK and other vision correction surgery
    • Cataract consultations and surgery
    • Glaucoma treatment
    • Diagnosis and treatment of other eye issues
    • Routine wellness exams

Eye Center South is honored to work with local primary care physicians, optometrists, and other eye doctors to ensure that our patients are receiving the best care possible on a consistent basis. We have over 30 years of experience co-managing cases with other doctors in the area, and we’re proud to be one of the most trusted eye care teams in the Wiregrass.

See the difference of healthy vision at our Wetumpka, Alabama location. Call (334) 835-8284 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


10200 U.S. Hwy. 231
Wetumpka, AL 36092

Phone Number:

(334) 835-8284

Our Location:

Driving Directions

Eye Center South is conveniently located just off US-231 in Wetumpka, northeast of Montgomery, AL. Here’s how to find us if you’re coming from farther out.

From the North: Get on 231 South and take it until you pass Champs Barbecue on the left. Continue a few blocks and we’ll be on the right also.

From the South: Navigate to 231 North and keep left to stay on it when it splits off into AL-170. Stay on 231 past the Russell Do It Center and watch for Eye Center South, north of the city on the right.

From the East or West: Get on AL-14 heading east or west towards Wetumpka, depending your starting location. From the west, follow 14 north of the city and cross the Coosa River and turn north on 231. From the east, follow 14 west, pass the Elmore Community Hospital, and continue north until you see us on your right.

For high-quality eye care in Wetumpka, AL, call (334) 567-7722 and schedule your visit today!

Our Services






Our Doctors

S. Douglas Owens, M.D.

W. Guinn Paulk, M.D.