Meet the Mobile AL Premier Medical Eye Group Eye Doctor
Our Optometrist specializes in understanding how the human eye really works, as well as diseases and conditions that affect your vision - many of which do not have obvious symptoms. Our Eye doctor in Mobile, AL knows how age, risk factors and systemic health problems like diabetes and hypertension affect vision over time for young and old.
You need to understand the benefits and features of the many vision corrective methods, including eyeglasses and contacts, and the various vision correcting surgical options available to help you determine what options will be best for you right now. .
Dr. Gregory R Jackson takes pride in serving individuals from Baldwin County and Mobile, AL. He takes the time to listen to your eye care needs, explain the results of your eye exam, and describe your options. The last thing he asks every patient is "do you have any other questions or concerns?". So, rest assured, you will leave with all of your eye care questions answered. Because maintaining good eye health is an ongoing partnership, we encourage you to ask questions and share your health information, which could be vital to monitoring, diagnosing and treating potential vision problems.
When deciding in what direction to focus his practice, our optometrist placed an emphasis on leveraging technology to enable providing the absolute highest level of eye care to his patients. Our practice is the place for you whether you are coming in for an eye disease such as glaucoma, cataracts, diabetes, or macular degeneration, or you are looking for the best eye doctor for your families yearly exam.
Meet our doctor:
Dr. Greg Jackson grew up on the coast of Alabama in the city of Mobile. He has resided in Mobile his entire life except for his undergraduate and professional training. He received a Bachelor of Science degree from The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa.
He attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry where he earned his Doctor of Optometry degree. During his 4-year professional training he also received a Master of Science in Physiological Optics degree defending a thesis on the effects of commonly used topical eye drop preservatives on the corneal epithelium.
Dr. Jackson returned to Mobile, Alabama in 1988, purchased a private practice, and merged with Premier Medical Eye Group in 1997 where he practices today. He is active in the community, his church, and regularly volunteers to provide eye care services at Victory Health Partners, a clinic for patients with no insurance coverage.
For the past four years, Dr. Jackson has traveled to El Salvador to provide eye care to patients living in the mountains of Morazan. To date, his team has provided eyeglasses to over 3000 patients during 11 trips.
In his spare time, Dr. Jackson loves to play golf, photography, weld iron artwork, build cars, hunt and fish. His wife, Sally, and his kids, Bragan, Sarabeth, and Daulton, love that he can cook, especially items he developed recipes for over the years!