Alan G. Peaslee, O.D., M.S.
Center Director/Consultative Optometrist
Diplomate, American Board of Optometry
Dr. Alan Peaslee specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of ocular disease and trauma. He has extensive experience with pre- and post-operative care for cataract and refractive surgery patients, as well as the medical management of glaucoma, diabetic monitoring, dry eye, corneal disease, and ocular surface disease. Other areas of expertise include pediatric eye care and low vision.
Following his graduation cum laude from Knox College where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree, Dr. Peaslee earned both his Doctor of Optometry and Master of Science degrees at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry. The Master of Science degree afforded Dr. Peaslee additional research training in the field of Visual Science.
Dr. Peaslee is a member of the American Optometric Association, Alabama Optometric Association, and the Armed Forces Optometric Society. His military background includes service in the U.S. Army, Active Duty, U.S. Army Reserve, Iowa Army National Guard, and Georgia Air National Guard. Dr. Peaslee has also been awarded several prestigious honors and accolades throughout his military, educational, and professional careers. Among those include UAB School of Optometry Clinical Excellence Award (1989), Air National Guard Biomedical Science Office of the Year (2005), and the Tifton Gazette Best Optometrist (2015, 2016). In his personal time, Dr. Peaslee has volunteered in multiple roles in youth organizations, is very active in his church, and in 2014, established a missionary eye clinic in San Pedro de Marcois, The Dominican Republic, where he continues to volunteer his time and expertise when possible.