Dr. Barron named the Official Ophthalmologists for LA Tech Athletics

Dr. Barron and Dr. Fernandes standing in front of a tree. The physicians at The Eye Clinic of Monroe, Dr. Joseph Barron, was recently appointed the official Ophthalmologists for the Louisiana Tech University Athletics Department. They join an elite group of physicians (called the "Docs for Dogs") in the LA Tech Sports Medicine Program to provide eye care for the 368 student-athletes involved in the athletics programs at Tech.

Dr. Barron has strong ties to LA Tech and are excited to accept this position. Dr. Barron is an alumnus of LA Tech and former member of the LA Tech men's basketball team from 1962-1965. 

As fellowship trained eye specialists, Dr. Barron is experienced in managing a full range of eye conditions from routine eye exams to treatment of complex eye conditions such as sports trauma, diabetic eye disease, macular degeneration, glaucoma, corneal disorders, and cataracts.