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Doctors & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Drs. Miller and Miller the leading provider of vision care products and services in Eunice.

Dr. MillerJ.D. Miller, Jr., OD

Dr. J.D. Miller, Jr. received his education from Louisiana State University at Eunice with a major in pre-optometry (Dean’s list and a founding member of the Zeta Alphi Phi fraternity)[undergraduate studies], completing his Bachelor of Science and his Doctor of Optometry at the University of Houston (graduated Cum Laude). He began practicing at his current location in June of 1983. He has received post-graduate training (100 hours) at LSU for further training in therapeutic optometry and as such is an Optometric Physician. He is an active member in the American Optometric Association (AOA) (including the Contact Lens & Cornea Section, and the Low Vision/Vision Rehabilitation Section), the Optometric Association of Louisiana (OAL), the International Society of Advanced Orthokeratology (ISAOK) and a consulting staff member at the Acadian Medical Center in Eunice, Allen Parish Hospital in Kinder, LSU Health-University Medical Center in Lafayette, and Ville Platte Hospital in Ville Platte.

He also volunteers his time on a regular basis at the United Community Health Clinic (serving on the Board of Directors since 2009), which is a charity clinic serving St. Landry, Acadia and Evangeline Parishes, and is the staff eye doctor at this clinic from 2003 to present. He is serving a 5 year term on the Louisiana Board of Optometry Examiners (beginning Sept. 2006) [ presiding as the president in 2010-2011].

His numerous activities in the community include, not only his optometric activities here in Eunice, but also membership in the Eunice Kiwanis Club (serving on the board from 2010 thru 2012) and the Eunice Lions Club. He is a retired rooster in the Eunice Jaycees and a current member of Eunice Chamber of Commerce (serving on the board from 2011-2013), as well as, an active member of the Eunice Mardi Gras Association.

Specialty areas of practice include:

1. glaucoma treatment and management

2. dry eye treatment

3. complex contact lens evaluation and treatment

4. post operative care of cataract patients

5. pre and post operative care of refractive surgery patients, including LASIK, CK, Hyperopic LASIK,PRK, and other procedures

6. treatment of red eye

7. removal of ocular foreign bodies

8. consultations with primary care physicians regarding diabetic eye disease and high-risk medications capable of ocular complications

9. Accelerated Corneal Therapy with Wavefront Corneal Molding

10. Macular degeneration management

11. Low Vison and Vision Rehabilitation

AmyAmy – Office Manager / Certified Ophthalmic Tech

Amy has been with us since April 2008 and is a certified ophthalmic tech. She is responsible for preliminary testing and new patient histories. She can also help in all other aspects of our practice. She became a certified paraoptometric (CPO) on June 15, 2008; and is working towards a degree as a certified paraoptometric techician (CPOT) by way of Madison University – expected date of graduation is May 2011.

She looks forward to assisting you.

Kristin Hargroder – Ophthalmic Tech

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Courtney Johns – Receptionist

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Veronica McFarlain – Medical Billing

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Ashley Prudhomme – Ophthalmic Tech

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