Dr. Robert (Gene) Price is originally from Memphis, Tennessee. He received his Bachelors of Science in 1981 from Christian Brothers College in Memphis, Tennessee graduating summa cum laude. He then received his M.D. degree from ETSU in Johnson City, Tennessee in 1985. Dr. Price completed his internship and residency in ophthalmology in Memphis, Tenessee, and his fellowship in glaucoma at the University of Louisville in Kentucky. Dr. Price is a board-certified ophthalmologist who specializes in glaucoma and cataract surgery.
Dr. Price opened his Knoxville Practice in 1991 where he has performed thousands of cataract surgeries and glaucoma surgeries. We offer standard lens implants as well as premium lens implants that correct astigmatism and reading vision. Dr. Price is currently accepting new patients.
Elissa Bunick Fleming, O.D.Optometrist
Elissa Bunick Fleming, OD, FAAO has been with Knoxville Eye Center since 2008. Dr. Fleming grew up in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. She graduated cum laude from the University of Georgia receiving her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 2003. She then received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry in 2007 where she was a member of Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society and Gold Key International Optometric Leadership Society. Dr. Fleming copleted a residency in 2008 in Geriatrics and Low Vision Rehabilitation at the Birmingham VA Medical Center. She is a Fellow in the American Academy of Optometry and a member of the American Optometric Association. She is also active in the local East Tennessee Society of Optometric Physicians as well as the Tennessee Association of Optometric Physicians. Dr. Fleming focuses on family eye care with emphasis in contact lenses, glasses, medical optometry, and pediatric and geriatric optometry. She is currently accepting new patients.