Jackson Eye Associates welcomes Dr. George Michael Atkinson to its team of board-certified physicians. As an ophthalmologist, Atkinson specializes in eye and vision care, which includes but is not limited to diagnosing and treating all eye diseases and prescribing glasses and/or contact lenses to correct vision problems. Atkinson will serve adults and families for routine eye and contact lens exams at JEA’s Clinton location beginning Aug. 31.
Atkinson is a native of Jackson. He earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Mississippi and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1995. In 2000, Atkinson received his medical degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson. He completed his internship in transitional medicine and his residency in ophthalmology at the University of Tennessee in Chattanooga.
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