Skip to main content

3 Offices located in Americus, Montezuma and Leesburg, GA.

Serving Every Visual Need Of Our Community Since 1970
Welcome to Regional Eye Center

Located in Americus, Montezuma, and Leesburg

Through your ongoing support and trust, Regional Eye Center considers it a privilege to provide for almost any of your family’s visual needs. Our services range from complete eye examinations, including the areas largest selection of glasses and contact lenses, to many cutting edge eye surgeries, like glaucoma surgery, cataract surgery, eyelid surgery, strabismus surgery, corneal transplants, and many other procedures. We are equipped to treat most eye diseases and emergencies. Our hope and goal is having all these services in one practice will provide convenience for you and your family.

Of course, our most important goal is to ensure that our patients receive the best eye care possible. Our commitment to all of you has never been more profound, and we thank you for choosing us as your eye care provider.

We invite you to contact one of our offices in Americus, Montezuma, and Leesburg to schedule an appointment for a thorough evaluation of your eyes. We’ve outfitted our eyewear galleries with over 3000 frames and all major contact lens brands to ensure you can find the eyewear that’s right for you.

eye exams child1

Family Eye Exams

We provide eye care to patients of all ages, starting as early as birth to those literally over 100 years old. Whichever stage of life you're in, our comprehensive eye exams, advanced technology, and expertise can identify various conditions and early stages of eye disease.

senior woman green eyes_1280x853 640x427

Surgical Center

Did you know that we were the first in-office surgical center for eye surgery in Southwest Georgia? A wide array of eye surgeries, including cataract and glaucoma surgery, can be performed by Dr. Tu, who has performed well over 10,000 procedures, and our surgical team in the comfort of our office without having to go to the hospital.

senior with magnifiying glass 1280x853 1 640x427

Low Vision Clinic

Headed by Dr. John Mixon, our Low Vision Clinic provides southwest Georgia’s only specialty clinic designed exclusively for patients with subnormal vision.

girl_eye_640 640x427

Dry Eye Clinic

Dr. Valerie Moates, the director of our dry eye clinic, specializes in dry eye and can provide long-lasting relief to patients with dry eye who have struggled to find the proper treatment.

Scleral Lens Eyeprint 1280x480 640x427

Specialty Contact Lenses

In addition to fitting thousands of standard contacts for almost every need, we fit very difficult cases. Dr. Matthew Greene specializes in fitting an exciting new type of contact lens called scleral contact lenses.

Area's Largest Eyewear Gallery

Regional Eye Center carries a wide range of designer frames and custom prescription lenses along with the knowledge, skills, and expertise needed to help our patients look and feel their best. We understand how much first impressions matter. After all, your face is the first thing people see when they look at you.

We’ll ensure that you put your best face forward. Enjoy clear vision and feel fantastic!

Staff photo
Meet Our Eye Doctors

We live with the people we serve. This is our home, and we genuinely consider it an honor to provide comprehensive eye care for our community.” – Dr. Ken Moates.

Our eye doctors enjoy seeing their patients, providing personalized attention, and caring for their eye health because our patients are our neighbors, friends, and family. Our years of continued service comes from our shared belief that everyone deserves to be respected, treated warmly, and with the utmost dedication.

With over 150 years of total experience, our team includes doctors with multiple areas of expertise in eyecare who incorporate state-of-the-art technology and the latest medical techniques with a home-town personal touch so our patients can achieve their ideal vision.

Why Regional Eye Center is the Preferred Eye Care Practice

EXPERIENCE

COMMITMENT TO OUR COMMUNITY

Since 1970, our eye doctors continue to provide excellence in eye care. Our 6 doctors combine for almost 200 years experience in eyecare. Our eye surgeon has performed well over 10,000 procedures for satisfied patients. We aim to treat every patient’s unique needs, whether it's contact lenses, glasses, managing their eye health or surgery, for optimal visual clarity & comfort.

REPUTATION

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE AND INTEGRITY

Our team of eye doctors is respected by both their colleagues and patients. Our team of doctors include recognized expertise in dry eye, ocular disease, low vision, specialty contact lens fitting and eye surgery.

Our commitment is to always do what is best for our patients with the upmost integrity and professionalism.

TRUST

EXCEPTIONAL PATIENT CARE

Our entire team of doctors and staff are committed to provide you the best of care. We strive to improve your quality of life from eyewear to life-changing vision procedures and treatments.

We recognize we are fortunate to have patients like you continue to choose our practice as their trusted eye care provider.

Our Patient Testimonials Say It Best...
All of the staff were extremely sweet. My 5 year old granddaughters were extremely terrified of drops in their eyes! I would have given 5 stars but the wait on the doctor was a little too long. He was also really sweet to the girls so that was great.
7 days ago
- Lisa W.

Start The Year Right With A Pediatric Eye Exam

Every child should have a comprehensive eye exam before the start of the new school year. Just as you wouldn’t consider sending them to school without a backpack or a lunch...

Why Get Custom Contact Lenses?

Custom contact lenses are specially designed to fit irregularly-shaped corneas. If you find wearing regular contact lenses uncomfortable, ask your optometrist if custom contact lenses are right for you.

How High Blood Pressure Can Lead to Vision Loss

If you’ve been diagnosed with high blood pressure, you're at risk of developing certain eye diseases. Read on to find out how to protect your vision.

Can I Be Blinded By A Nerf® Gun?

Did you know that Nerf® guns, a supposedly safe children’s toy, have been shown to cause eye injury in certain cases? What makes them so dangerous?