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Dr. John Boatwright, Jr.

Dr. John Boatwright, Jr.


Areas of Care:

  • Glaucoma
  • Cataracts
  • Ophthalmology
  • Diabetes
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Board certified in ophthalmology and ophthalmic surgery
  • Undergraduate education: Washington and Lee University
  • Medical school: University of Virginia School of Medicine
  • Internship: Georgia Baptist Medical Center (Atlanta)
  • Residency training: Medical College of South Carolina
  • Fellowship training: Pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus, Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital (Atlanta)
  • Founding member: Carolina Eyecare Physicians and Physicians Eye Surgery Center
  • Member of active medical staff of Roper St. Francis Health System

“Striving for excellence with compassion has made my 20 years in medical practice very fulfilling. I am thankful for the God-given opportunity to serve others as their eye physician and for the ability to protect and restore vision.”

Dr. Boatwright provides treatment for:

  • Cataract Surgery (multifocal and astigmatic IOLs)
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Glaucoma
  • Age-related macular degeneration
  • Urgent (same day) eye problems