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May 27 2020

6 FACTS ABOUT CATARACTS

1. There are different types of cataract. The most common type is called a nuclear cataract ...

May 15 2020

Virtual Tours of Eye Centers of Tennessee Offices

With multiple locations all across Middle Tennessee to serve you, we have taken our ...

Apr 20 2020

PRK or LASIK? What’s the difference?

Most people have heard of LASIK, and some PRK, but what’s the difference? PRK, ...

Mar 18 2020

Dr. Michael Patterson attends BSM Leadership Summit.

In March of 2020, Dr. Michael Patterson traveled to Phoenix to attend the BSM ...

Feb 27 2020

What is Blepharoplasty?

Blepharoplasty, or surgery on the eyelid, is a minimal surgical procedure that lifts the ...

Jan 27 2020

Dealing With Dry Eye

Most of us have dealt with that gritty, dry sensation in our eyes a ...

Jan 22 2020

Breaking Down Glaucoma & How It’s Treated

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month, making it the perfect time for us to share ...

Dec 30 2019

Making Sense of Astigmatism

You may have heard the word “astigmatism,” and maybe you’ve even been diagnosed with ...

Dec 16 2019

“A Whole New World” — a Patient’s Perspective After Vision Correction with Intraocular Lens Implant

For Craig Evans, diminished vision had been a reality for so long that it ...

Nov 25 2019

Santa Claus Is Coming to Eye Centers of Tennessee 🎅🏽

That’s right — everyone’s favorite holly jolly Christmas figure is making his way to ...

Sep 19 2019

One Patient’s Story: Getting Back a Better Quality of Life After Glaucoma Surgery

For Fern Hill, glaucoma had become a fact of life after years managing the ...

Sep 12 2019

David Merritt, O.D., Joins Eye Centers of Tennessee in Sparta

Dr. Merritt’s practice, Sparta Family Eye Care, will become a part of the Eye ...

Jul 22 2019

“I Can See Everything.”—Ginny Cole’s Journey With Laser Vision Correction

Consider this scenario: You wake up one day with exceptional vision, without any need ...

Jun 13 2019

Making a Difference… One Relationship at a Time

Seniors today are increasingly socially isolated, which can leave them at risk of loneliness ...

May 29 2019

Holly Pendel O.D. Joins Eye Centers of Tennessee in New Livingston Office

Dr. Pendel will extend ECOTN’s service reach to Livingston, Tennessee, beginning July 1, 2019. ...

May 17 2019

ECOTN at ASCRS Conference

At Eye Centers of Tennessee, our doctors are committed to bringing the latest eye ...

Apr 23 2019

ECOTN and Fair Park Partner to Provide Senior Transportation Services

At Eye Centers of Tennessee, we couldn’t have been happier to help our friends ...

Apr 17 2019

Kelsey Elliott, O.D., and Norman Rone, O.D., to Lead Eye Centers of Tennessee’s McMinnville Location

Dr. Elliott will anchor ECOTN’s presence in McMinnville as much-revered Dr. Jennifer Elder departs ...

Mar 25 2019

Dr. Larry Patterson Brings Eye Care to the Bahamas

When Dr. Larry Patterson opened the first Eye Centers of Tennessee office in Crossville ...

Mar 19 2019

Heather Brown-Conner, O.D., Joins ECOTN in Byrdstown

The leadership team at Eye Centers of Tennessee (ECOTN) announced today that Heather Brown-Conner, ...

Mar 11 2019

Tech Takes on Dry Eye

Dry eye is one of the most common eye health issues, often leading to ...

Mar 5 2019

New Treatment for Aniridia

Aniridia is a condition in which the iris (what most of us simply recognize ...

Feb 18 2019

Dr. Michael Patterson Speaks at Cataract Surgery Conference

Eye Centers of Tennessee's Dr. Michael Patterson served as a faculty panelist at the ...

Feb 1 2019

Jane Wheeler, O.D., Joins Eye Centers of Tennessee Staff

The leadership team at Eye Centers of Tennessee announced today that Jane Wheeler, O.D., ...

Jan 28 2019

ECOTN’s 2018 Annual Report

As we reach the end of January, we wanted to share some exciting news ...

Dec 3 2018

Welcome to the NEW ECOTN.com!

At Eye Centers of Tennessee, we are committed to bringing the highest quality eye ...

Apr 30 2014

Eye Centers of Tennessee Featured on In View by Larry King

The In View production crew was in Crossville on Tuesday, December 10th to film ...