Dr. Mary James
Dr. Mary James graduated from University of Arkansas with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering. She received her Doctorate of Optometry from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. Dr. James has a passion for mission work in optometry and has been a part of volunteer clinics both locally and overseas. Dr. James currently practices at Harvey and Bernice Jones Eye Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences where she specializes in comprehensive optometry, contact lenses, and low vision. She is also an Instructor for the Department of Ophthalmology where she teaches medical students and ophthalmology residents. Since working at Jones Eye Institute, Dr. James has become actively involved in the Low Vision Department working to help patients overcome visual disabilities and regain their independence.
Dr. Megan Shirey
Megan Shirey, OD, FAAO, is a native of Magnolia, Ark. She attended Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss., receiving a Bachelor of Science in biology prior to pursuing her Doctor of Optometry degree at Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tenn. Dr. Shirey completed her residency in primary care and ocular disease at the Veterans Healthcare System of the Ozarks in Fayetteville, Ark. She currently practices at the Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in Little Rock, Ark. She is a member of the American Academy of Optometry, Arkansas Optometric Association, and American Optometric Association.