Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Advanced Family Eyecare, LLC the leading provider of vision care products and services in Suwanee.
Dr. John GAallagher, O.D.
Dr. Gallagher earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from West Virginia University and his Bachelor of Science degree from Southern College of Optometry. He completed his doctorate degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. Additional training was performed in the management of glaucoma, retinal disorders, and pre and post operative management of cataract patients. Committed to help those patients in need of glasses and eye exams, Dr. Gallagher donated his time to travel to Costa Rica on several occasions. He likes to believe that of the couple of thousand of patients that past through their make-shift exam lanes someone is better off today than they would have been without his help.
Prior to returning back to Georgia, Dr. Gallagher practiced full scoped optometry in a large group practice in Delaware for nine years. He takes a special interest in those patients with retinal disorders and the correlation with overall medical health. Dr. Gallagher believes each patient requires independent attention for his or her unique eye care needs. He performs comprehensive primary care ocular examinations, fits contact lenses and is certified to fit the new CRT lenses for corneal reshaping. He comanages post operative patients and evaluates patients for diabetic eye disease and glaucoma.
Dr. Gallagher is an active member of the Suwanee Kiwanis club where he currently serves on the board. He enjoys working with an organization that not only directly supports children organizations but also raises funds through various civic functions to enhance the lives of many children. He also enjoys volunteering his time at George Peirce park as a coach.
In his leisure time, Dr. Gallagher enjoys spending time with his children and his wife. He enjoys landscaping, snow skiing, and golf.
Dr. Jamie Gallagher, O.D.
Dr. Gallagher earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee in 1994. Graduating with honors, she also received the Valedictorian award, graduating first in her class. She completed her residency training at the Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center in affiliation with the University of Alabama at Birmingham in hospital-based optometry and low vision. Dr. Gallagher also served as a part-time faculty member at the Emory Eye Center in Atlanta, Georgia, for three years.
Dr. Gallagher performs comprehensive primary care ocular examinations for patients of all ages, fits contact lenses and manages ocular disease and infections. Dr. Gallagher also provides low vision evaluations for the partially sighted. This allows patient with r educed vision to see more clearly with the use of magnifiers and telescopic lenses.
In her other profession she is known as “Mom”, Dr. Gallagher enjoys spending time with her four children and husband. She also enjoys traveling and reading.