Dr. Ashlee Taylor, a native of Honaker, Virginia, joined Eye Physicians of Southwest Virginia in 2021. She obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in Art from the University of Virginia’s College at Wise in 2016 and continued on to graduate with a Doctorate of Optometry degree from the Kentucky College of Optometry at the University of Pikeville in 2021. While there, she was awarded the Alcon Case Report Award as a 4th-year student and received honors, in ocular disease, at several of her externships. Dr. Taylor is a Student Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and licensed to practice in Virginia and Tennessee.
She specializes in general optometry for adults and children, with a special interest in geriatrics, dry eye, the treatment of ocular disease. Dr. Taylor primarily cares for patients in Eye Physicians’ Clintwood and Bristol offices, with occasional appointments in the Abingdon location.
In her free time, Dr. Taylor enjoys painting, drawing, photography, hiking, traveling, caring for her pet betta fish, and enjoying time with friends and family.