MEET DR. KRISTEN PUMPHREY
Dr. Pumphrey is a native of Kingsport, Tennessee and she and her family now reside in Johnson City, Tennessee.
Dr. Pumphrey received her optometry degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. While there, she received an award for outstanding co-management clinical skills and graduated with Honors.
Following her optometry school education, Dr. Pumphrey completed a residency in Cornea and Contact Lens and NSU Oklahoma College of Optometry, where she specialized in laser surgery, pediatrics, and difficult soft and rigid contact lens fitting.Her contact lens training includes correction for many difficult corneal diseases such as keratoconus and post-surgical contact lens fitting.
Dr. Pumphrey is a board certified Therapeutic Optometrist and is proficient in the treatment and management of glaucoma and ocular disease. Dr. Pumphrey is an active member in the American Optometric Association, the Tennessee Optometric Association, the Northeast Tennessee Optometric Society, and the American Academy of Optometry.
Amber manages the insurance and billing of Jonesborough Eye Clinic. She started working in the Optometry field two years ago after graduating from ETSU. Amber is originally from Johnson City. Amber loves spending time with her family, learning new things, reading, and journaling.
Lisa is our resident Optician with over five years of experience in the Optometry field. Lisa is from Jonesborough and a graduate of David Crockett High School. Lisa is happily married with two children. She enjoys exercising, arts and crafts, and landscaping.
Savannah is one of two Opthalmic Technicians. Originally from Ashe County, NC, Savannah is currently a senior at ETSU. Savannah plans to attend optometry school after she graduates from ETSU in December 2013. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and dog. Savannah also enjoys being in nature and reading.
Melissa is very excited to be a part of Jonesborough Eye Clinic. She is a native of Charleston, West Virgina but comes to Northeast Tennessee most recently from Parrish, Florida along with her husband Kent. Melissa joins JBEC with 3 years of medical billing and more than 15 years working in retail management and customer service. She is thrilled to be working at JBEC and hopes that her experience in customer service will bring the best quality service to all of the patients. After living in Lexington, Kentucy for nearly 10 years, Melissa is a die-hard University of Kentucky fan (GO WILDCATS!) and you will see her sporting her UK apparel while not at work!
Amy is one of two Optometric Technicians at Jonesborough Eye Clinic. She is originally from Kansas City, MO and has also lived in Centennial, CO, Pickerington, OH and Castle Rock, CO before moving to Tennessee. Amy is a homeschool graduate and enjoys spending time in the country with her family, garden, and chickens. Amy also performs with her family singing group at local churches and civic events.