About Us

Our Optometrists

Timothy Tippett, OD

Dr. Tippett learned small town values growing up in Vidalia, GA. After graduating high school, he attended Georgia Southern College where he studied pre-med and played football. After serving an eighteen month church mission to Ecuador, South America, he attended Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN and graduated in 1991. Afterwards he completed an externship with glaucoma specialist, Dr. Harvey DuBiner, M.D., and became certified in the treatment and management of ocular disease as recognized by the International board of Examiners in Optometry. Dr. Tippett continues to keep abreast of the current treatment for ocular diseases.

Dr Tippett has been in Augusta since 1992. He is married to Denise and they are the parents of four children: Addison, Dallin, Braden, and Jaren. They are members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and support ballet, scouting, swimming and other wholesome community activities.

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Dr Kathleen Miller

Kathleen Miller, OD

Dr. Kathleen Miller grew up in Plano, Texas, a suburb of Dallas. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Health Science Studies with a minor in Biology from Baylor University where she was the president of the Pre-Optometry Professional Society. She received her Doctorate in Optometry from the University of Houston College of Optometry.

Dr. Miller has internship experience in Dallas, working at a non-profit eye care clinic that specializes in the treatment of glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy. She also spent a semester internship at a private practice in Austin, Texas that specializes in dry eye care and specialty contact lens fitting.

In her free time, she enjoys hiking, kayaking, cooking, and trying new local restaurants with her husband.

Mission Statement

To provide the best and most informed eye healthcare available with our never ending education and state of the art technology that allows us to confidently display our respect, dedication, and genuine concern for each patient and their over-all experience.

Regular Business Hours

  • Monday 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 9:00am – 6:00pm
  • Wednesday 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • Thursday 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed

About Tippett Eye Care

Here at Tippett EyeCare, we have been dedicated to providing the highest quality vision eye care for over 20 years. We offer basic routine eye exams with a diverse selection of designer frames and custom hard-to fit contacts. The American Optometric Association recommends that all people should have a periodic, comprehensive eye examination every one to two years depending on ones particular needs. We offer full medical testing and supervision for any vision related medical problems or diseases such as macular degeneration, glaucoma, cataracts and emergency eye care. Thinking about cosmetic or corrective surgery? Let us walk you through the process. We are conveniently located on Wrightsboro Road across from the VA Hospital as well as Grovetown on Columbia Road. Quality eye care doesn’t have to be expensive. Call us today to find out what your insurance offers or to hear more about our insurance- free package deals. Visit us today and see the difference quality makes!

Our Eye Care Services Include:

  • Comprehensive Eye Exams
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Medical Eye Exams
  • Diagnostic Testing and Treatment for Eye Disease
  • Emergency Treatment
  • Frame and Lens Selection
  • Frame Repair and Adjustments