William F. Murrah III, M.D.
Comprehensive Medical Ophthalmology
Dr. Murrah joins VisionAmerica with over 40 years of experience in medical and surgical ophthalmology. Dr. Murrah received his medical degree from the University of Tennessee, College of Medicine in Memphis, TN.
Between medical school and completing his residency, he served in the US Public Health Service, achieving the rank of Surgeon. After returning to the University of Tennessee to complete his residency in ophthalmology, he completed a Fellowship in phacoemulsification of cataracts and implantation of intraocular lenses in Oklahoma City, OK. In July of 1978, Dr. Murrah established the first full time ophthalmology practice in Baldwin County. With the help of his wife Ann, a Certified Ophthalmic Surgical Technician, he brought eye surgery to Thomas Hospital in Fairhope, AL.
Among the professional offices he has held during his career, Dr. Murrah has served as President of the Thomas Hospital Medical Staff and President of the Baldwin County Medical Society. Dr. Murrah is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a Life Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is also a member of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama and the Baldwin County Medical Society.
Dr. William F. Murrah III is independently contracted exclusively with Eye Health Partners of Alabama, Inc.