Justin Abraham, O.D.
Dr. Justin Abraham joined the Georgia Eye Partners team in July 2021 as a resident optometrist in ocular disease, contact lens, and surgical co-management. He is excited to begin his Optometric career in Atlanta under the mentorship of a highly respected doctors.
Born and raised in the Chicagoland area, Dr. Abraham graduated from Augustana College in Rock Island, IL with his Bachelor in Science and a minor in Spanish. He was accepted into the 3-4 program with the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, IL, where he began his Optometric education after bypassing his senior year of undergrad. He went on to earn his Doctor of Optometry degree in the city that where it all started.
During his externship rotations in the past year, Dr. Abraham had the opportunity to gain valuable clinical experience at MyEyeDr in the Chicago suburbs. From there, he completed a rotation at the Illinois College of Optometry, focusing on serving patients with advanced glaucoma as well as providing care for pediatric patients. For the first time in his life, he was able to spend his winter outside of Illinois when he migrated south to extern at none other than the Georgia Eye Partners. He gained familiarity with the doctors, learned how to work alongside with Ophthalmologists, and became proficient in fitting scleral contact lenses on patients with advanced corneal diseases. Dr. Abraham finished his clinical rotations back in North Chicago where he served veterans and active duty members of the military at the James A. Lovell Veterans Hospital.
Throughout his clinical experience, Dr. Abraham found a deep passion for diagnosing, treating and managing ocular diseases and ocular manifestations of systemic diseases. He decided to pursue a residency to expand upon his knowledge on various ocular diseases as well as co-managing with Ophthalmologists after ocular surgeries.
Dr. Abraham is a sports enthusiast who enjoys watching and playing basketball and football. He is and always will be a die-hard Chicago sports fan. He also enjoys exploring new cities and the outdoors.