Re-located to Tri-County Eye Clinic from the Jackson, MS. area, where he was in private practice for over forty years. The Doctor graduated from The University of Houston in Houston, TX in May of 1969 with a Doctor of Optometry degree. He did his post graduate studies at The Philadelphia Eye Institute in Philadelphia, PA and The University of Alabama Medical Center in Birmingham, AL.
Optometrists are trained to prescribe and fit lenses to improve vision, and in some countries are trained to diagnose and treat various eye diseases.
Optometrists counsel their patients regarding surgical and non-surgical options that meet their visual needs related to their occupations, avocations, and lifestyle.
Dr. McCullough prescribes glasses and contact lenses, examines for ocular disease and treats abnormalities such as bacterial infections, viral infections and glaucoma. He takes most insurance plans; such as, Eye Med, Always Vision, Medicaid and many others. He is currently accepting new patients at Tri-County Eye Clinic.
An optometrist is an eye doctor who has earned a Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree. They examine eyes for both vision and health problems. OD's work with refractive errors and maintenance and/or treatment of eye diseases. They are also licensed and held to the same standard as medical doctors. Some OD's also provide low vision care and vision therapy.