Dr. Hammonds


  • Doctor of Optometry Degree-1991- UAB School of Optometry
  • Residency in Geriatric and Low Vision Rehabilitation- Birmingham VA Medical Center 1991-1992
  • Bachelor of Music Degree- University of Georgia-1979
  • Associate of Fine Arts Degree- Anderson College-1977

Professional Activities

  • AOA
  • AOLA
  • Birmingham Area Optometric society
  • Clinical Associate Professor at UABSO
  • Member of the American Guild of Organist; Birmingham Chapter. Has served as officer and on Board of Directors of Eye Care Associates.
  • Board of Directors of AOLA, Hospital Privileges at the Children's Hospital of Alabama. Provides eye care and evaluations in the infectious Disease Clinic as needed.
  • Presently on the Advisory Board of Omega Eye Care Center.

Honors And Awards

  • Graduated top 10% from UABSO
  • Graduated Cum Laude from UGA and Anderson College
  • Alabama's Young Optometrist of the Year 1995; Anderson College
  • Distinguished Young Alumnus Award, 1995

Community Activities

  • Active in Church
  • Presently serving on Vestry at the Episcopal Church of the Ascension in Vestavia Hills
  • Substitute Organist at various churches as needed.

Other (Personal Info)

  • Married to T. Michael Hammonds. (Psychologist)
  • One Daughter- Laura Frances Hammonds
  • Enjoys water aerobics and walking