Williamson Allemond Regional Eye Center welcomes Dr. Mears _lowres

Dr. Katrina A. Mears

Williamson Allemond Regional Eye Center welcomes Dr. Katrina A. Mears, a retina specialist with LSU Health and Sciences Center, in joining Dr. Baron Williamson and Dr. Jason Allemond at the Williamson Allemond Eye Center, 2421 Church St., Zachary.

Mears obtained her medical degree from the School of Medicine at the National University of Ireland Galway, Ireland, and accomplished her ophthalmology residency at the Kresqe Eye Institute at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. Following this, Mears completed her fellowship in vitreoretinal diseases and surgery in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa.

She is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and Royal College of Ophthalmologists United Kingdom and is a participating member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Retina Specialists, the International Society of Ocular Oncology and the Royal College of Ophthalmologists United Kingdom.

Mears has been published on multiple occasions.

“My philosophy is to treat patients the same way I would treat a member of my own family,” Mears said. “Working in the Williamson Allemond practice has been incredible. The staff and environment are superb, and patients receive amazing care.”

To schedule an appointment with Mears, call (225) 654.1061 or visit williamsonallemond.com.