Associates of Arts
Miami-Dade Community College
Miami, FL 1971


Doctor of Optometry
Southern College of Optometry
Memphis, TN 1975


Board Certifications:

Florida State Board of Optometry
Ocular Therapeutics



American Optometric Association
Florida Optometric Association



Primary Care Optometry
Contact Lenses



Lakeland, FL




Raised in South Florida, Dr. Fisher moved to Lakeland in 1975, after graduating from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. He has served as the President of the Florida Optometric Association and was appointed by the Governor as a member and then chairperson of the Florida State Board of Optometry. Dr. Fisher was named Florida’s Optometrist of the Year in 1990 by the Florida Optometric Association. In 1994, he was recognized as Optometrist of the Decade. He and his wife Patti have one daughter Mindi, who is currently doing her medical residency in General Surgery. They enjoy traveling and outdoor activities like snow skiing and hiking.


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