Dr. Nicole Ethridge
Originally from Illinois, Dr. Nicole Ethridge attended the University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign for her undergraduate studies before completing her optometric education at the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry. During her training, Dr. Ethridge completed internships in a variety of specialties including ocular disease, pediatrics, traumatic brain injury, and specialty contact lenses.
She became heavily involved with the American Optometric Student Association (AOSA), where she served on the Board of Trustees for two years and then as the national Secretary during her third year of leadership in the organization. Dr. Ethridge has been consistently recognized for her clinical and academic performance. These distinctions include induction into the Gold Key and Beta Sigma Kappa International Honor Societies and several noteworthy scholarships. She proceeded to complete additional residency training in ocular disease at the Veterans Affairs hospital in Fayetteville, Arkansas through Northeastern State University College of Optometry. During her residency, she gained extensive experience in the treatment and management of glaucoma, retinopathy associated with systemic diseases like hypertension and diabetes, neuro-eye diseases, and fitting of specialty contact lenses.
In her free time, Dr. Ethridge enjoys running and spending time outdoors with her Goldendoodle puppy Reggie.
Why Choose Us?
Our advanced technology and individualized care deliver results for patients of all ages. Our routine exams allow us to spot changes in your vision and allow us to treat those changes early. Our eye doctors have a comprehensive understanding of eye care, which means we can treat a wide range of conditions and chronic diseases. Our in-depth routine exams and customized treatment plans set us apart from the rest.