Dr. Adams graduated from Southern College of Optometry in 2009 with clinical rotations in Tampa, FL, Lexington, KY, and Memphis, TN. He joined us after six years of private practice in Eastern Kentucky.
Dr. Adams grew up on his family’s dairy farm near Rochester, NY and frequently explored the Adirondacks as an Eagle Scout. He served in the U.S. Army for eight years as a Blackhawk helicopter flight engineer while completing his undergraduate studies at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. He is currently a USAF Lieutenant Colonel serving part-time in the Vermont Air National Guard as the Chief of Optometric Services.
Dr. Adams and his wife have also volunteered at several eye clinics partnered with Lions Club International in order to serve indigenous people across the Caribbean, South America, and Eastern Europe.