Happy New Year! Welcome to the official blog site for Tri-County Eye Clinic. Since 1982, Tri-County Eye Clinic has been setting the standard for eye care on the Gulf Coast. We have two convenient locations in Biloxi and Orange Grove, Mississippi and would love to be your home for all of your eye-care needs! What services do we offer? Great question! Visit us for:
Quality, Professional Optical Services
- On Site Lab - glasses made while you wait!
- Repairs and Adjustments - made to your existing frames when needed
- Glasses accessories - cases, cleaners, clip on sunglasses, croakies
- Sunglasses and Rx
- Sunglasses from your favorite brands! - (Costa Del Mar, Ray Ban, Adidas) and hunting & fishing glasses
- Opticians on-site
Treatment for All of Your Eye Conditions
- Macular Degeneration
- Retinal Detachment
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Baggy Eyelids
- Crossed Eyes
- Lazy Eye
- Radial Keratotomy
- Dry Eyes
- Brow Lift
- YAG Laser
- Argon Laser
- Visual Fields
- Corneal Topography
Meet the Doctors!
Gregory E. Bertucci, M.D.
Dr. Bertucci has practiced Ophthalmology on the gulf coast for over 22 years. After his residency at The Ochsner Clinic in New Orleans, La., he moved to the coast and began practicing at the EENT hospital in Gulfport. Within three years, Dr. Bertucci laid the ground work for what would become the largest private ophthalmic practice in Mississippi. Dr. Bertucci graduated from Tulane University, Tulane Medical School, and later completed his residency from the Ochsner Foundation Hospital, where he was chief resident in Ophthalmology his last year.
Dr. Bertucci is an accomplished cataract surgeon. He studied under Charles Kelman, M.D., the inventor of phacoemulsification, John Sheets, M.D. who developed the Sheets Glide, and Peter Morse, M.D. chairman of the Retinal Service at Northwestern University. Dr. Bertucci’s years of experience make him one of the leading eye surgeons on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Dr. Bertucci performs LASIK (laser in-situ keratomileusis) conveniently in his office on the state of the art Nidek EC-5000 excimer laser. This unit incorporates the latest in wavefront technology and auto-eyetracking. He has been performing LASIK surgery on an out-patient basis in his office since 1998. He also performs laser surgery for Diabetic Eye Disease and Glaucoma. Medicare and major insurance and vision plans accepted.
Philip Bertucci, M.D.
Philip L. Bertucci, M.D. is a Board Certified General Ophthalmologist with special interests in: Glaucoma management, Diabetic Eye Disease, Laser and Cataract surgery. In addition to his time with Tri-County Eye Clinic, he brings over ten years experience operating his own private practice.
Dr. Bertucci is a graduate of Tulane University and LSU Medical School in New Orleans. He completed his ophthalmology residency at Alton Ochsner Foundation Hospital under the direction of Richard Hessee, M.D., one of the leading Ophthalmologists in the State of Louisiana. Dr. Bertucci is currently on staff at both Memorial Hospital and Garden Park Hospital of Gulfport and is a provider for Blue Cross/Blue Sheild, Medicare, Humana, Healthsprings, SAS, Medicaid, Ambetter and most other insurance companies.
Dr. Bertucci and his wife Carol have five children and have been residents of Gulfport for over 15 years.
Allen J. Koskan, Jr., M.D.
Allen J. Koskan, Jr., M.D. joined the Tri-County Eye Clinic in February of 2008 after a brief time away from the State of Mississippi due to the loss of his home and offices from Hurricane Katrina. Dr. Koskan has been serving the residents of the Mississippi Gulf Coast since July of 1981 and we are proud to have him associate with our physicians here at Tri-County Eye Clinic. Allen J. Koskan, Jr., M.D. graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center Medical School and successfully completed his fellowship training at Ochsner Foundation Hospital in New Orleans, Louisiana in Glaucoma.
Allen J. Koskan, Jr., M.D. is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology.
Allen J. Koskan, Jr., M.D. performs surgery, from refractive surgery, to LASIK surgery, modern cataract surgery, and all forms of advanced Glaucoma surgery including the express glaucoma stint.
Jay Fuller, O.D., M.B.A.
Doctor Jay Fuller is a native of Mendenhall, MS and a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi where he majored in Biology. He then earned his Doctorate of Optometry at Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN in May 2012. While attending optometry school, Dr. Fuller also earned his Master of Business Administration degree at Christian Brother’s University in Memphis.
Dr. Fuller has completed several externships while attending SCO. He gained valuable experience treating and managing ocular disease at the Memphis VA Medical Center. He also completed externships in primary care with Dr.Goldring in Senatobia, MS and “The Eye Center” at SCO in Memphis, TN. He is a member of the Mississippi Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Dr. Fuller and his wife, Shannon, live in Pass Christian with their two daughters, Lillia and Cora, and son Jacob.
Dr. Fuller practices primary care optometry with includes fitting contact lenses, prescribing glasses, and treatment of ocular diseases including glaucoma. Dr. Fuller accepts patients of all ages.
J. T. McCullough, O.D.
Dr. J. T. McCullough recently re-located to Tri-County Eye Clinic from the Jackson, MS. area, where he was in private practice for over forty years. Dr. McCullough 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.
As a primary care optometrist, Dr. McCullough prescribes glasses and contact lenses, examines for ocular disease and treats abnormalities such as bacterial infections, viral infections and glaucoma.
Dr. McCullough 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.
CONTACT US TODAY! NEW PATIENTS WELCOME!
15122 Dedeaux Rd
Gulfport, MS 39503
Call for Appointment (228) 832-1242
Optical Shop (228) 832-1359
431 Bertucci Blvd.
Biloxi, MS 39531
Call for Appointment (228) 385-2020
Optical Shop (228) 388-9439
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