Timothy Hamilton, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Dr. Timothy Hamilton is a board-certified optometric physician. Dr. Hamilton performs comprehensive eye examinations to diagnose and manage ocular disease and other abnormalities. He skillfully removes foreign bodies from the eye, manages treatment for retinopathy, macular degeneration and glaucoma patients, and provides pre- and post-operative care for cataract and corneal surgeries. Dr. Hamilton has over 30 years’ experience prescribing medication and providing eyeglass and contact lens prescriptions.
Dr. Hamilton is an alumnus of The University of Kentucky where he majored in Zoology. He received his Doctorate of Optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. Dr. Hamilton is passionate about professional development and has earned the high distinction of becoming a Fellow of The American Academy of Optometry. In addition, he earned an Expanded Therapeutic Procedures certification in Laser Therapy for the Anterior Segment from Northeastern State University, providing him the unique training and aptitude to perform surgical and laser surgery procedures on patients in select states. While this certification is not yet applicable in the state of Florida, the training obtained by Dr. Hamilton will be of great value in managing care for patients who require these treatment options.
Dr. Hamilton has participated in the Lions Club “Gift of Sight” Program and served the profession of optometry as a state and national key person with the Kentucky Optometric Association and the American Optometric Associations, respectfully. Previously, he served his community as a County Commissioner.
Dr. Hamilton and his wife, Jennifer, chose to sell their practice in Kentucky and move to Florida to enjoy the beautiful weather and be close to family, especially their two granddaughters. He and his wife are acquiring a love for golf and enjoy traveling in their free time.