Dr. Christopher Richmond Joins Georgia Eye Institute

June 28, 2023 – Savannah, GA – Georgia Eye Institute (GEI) announces the arrival of Dr. Christopher Richmond to the practice. Dr. Richmond is an Ophthalmologist specializing in cataract and refractive surgery.


Dr. Richmond received his undergraduate degree from Clemson University before attending the University of South Carolina School of Medicine for his doctorate. He completed his internship in General Surgery at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and his residency in Ophthalmology at the Naval Medical Center San Diego. Dr. Richmond is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Society of Military Refractive Surgeons.


Prior to joining Georgia Eye Institute, Dr. Richmond served as an officer and a flight surgeon in the United States Navy. Most recently, he was the Department Head of Ophthalmology at the Naval Hospital in Pensacola, Florida. Dr. Richmond is currently accepting patients at the Savannah campus.


Georgia Eye Institute provides primary care, optical retail locations, and sub-specialty eye care in 11 locations located throughout Southeast Georgia and South Carolina. Subspecialty eye care includes cataract evaluations, retinal care, glaucoma management, functional cosmetic eye surgery, and LASIK laser vision correction.