Meet The Optometrist

At Preferred Eye Care, our staff is friendly and professional. Our commitment is to provide exceptional customer service to all of our Selma patients. We take pride in our personalized care and strive to spend the necessary time with each patient to ensure a comfortable experience.

Our Selma optometry professionals are passionate about providing high-quality care to our family of patients. We focus on providing comprehensive eye exams, a large selection of fashionable eyewear, and the best possible vision care. Come in today to meet our Selma staff and make an appointment.

Ashley Williams
Dr. Ashley Williams is an Optometrist at Preferred Eye Care in Selma, Alabama.

She received her B.S. from Auburn University and her Doctorate in Optometry from The University of Alabama School of Optometry in Birmingham, Alabama. She has practiced in Selma for over sixteen years. She is currently a member of the Alabama State Board of Optometry and represents the 7Th Congressional District.

Dr. Williams specializes in primary eye care, including comprehensive adult and pediatric eye examinations. She prescribes eyeglasses, various types of contact lenses, and comanages LASIK surgery for patients with refractive needs. She detects and manages eye diseases such as cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration and diabetes, and is able to provide preoperative and postoperative care for those needing surgical intervention.

Dr. Williams recently participated in her third medical mission trip. This year she was part of The Smile Foundation team which provided dental and eye care to those in Isla Mujeres, Mexico. She is planning to return next spring and if you are interested in donating glasses to this worthwhile cause, please drop them off at Preferred Eye Care!

Aside from her professional life, Dr. Williams has two children, Ed and Rhyne. Together they enjoy sporting events, fishing, and weekly dinners at the local Mexican restaurant and much more. She plays tennis and enjoys spending time with her friends. Dr. Williams is a member of the Benton United Methodist Church where she sings in the choir, plays the piano, and co-teaches the Adult Sunday School Class.

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New Patients receive 15% OFF Second Pair of Complete Glasses!


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