Dr. Robert Stover has joined Georgia Eye Partners as an optometry resident beginning in July 2018. Dr. Stover grew up in Charlotte, North Carolina, actively involved in sports and outdoor activities. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at Elon University and went on to attain his Doctor of Optometry degree at Pennsylvania College of Optometry with Honors. He was a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society and has recognition in Specialty Contact Lens fitting from Salus University and Blanchard Contact Lenses.
Robert completed rotations in a number of different optometric settings including the DiLorenzo TriCare Clinic in the Pentagon, the Cornea and Specialty Contact Lens Clinic of The Eye Institute in Philadelphia, PA, the WG Bill Hefner Veterans Affairs Medical Center Outpatient Clinic in Charlotte, NC, and the Eye Centers of Central PA in Lewisburg, PA. He was able to advance his clinical experience in areas of primary care, specialty contact lens fittings, glaucoma, pre- and post-operative management of refractive and cataract surgery, and management of advanced ocular disease.