Dr. Robert Phyfer is originally from West Point, Mississippi. Dr. Phyfer graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Mississippi State University in 2012 where he was a member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.
In May 2016, Dr. Phyfer earned his Doctorate of Optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. In July 2017, Dr. Phyfer completed a residency in Ocular Disease and Primary Care at the William V. Chappelle VA Hospital in Daytona Beach, Florida. “I’m excited to work in such a progressive optometric practice that offers it’s patients the best technology available.”
In his free time, he enjoys exercising, hiking, skateboarding, music production, and spending time with his family. Dr. Phyfer has hiked 720 miles on the Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Virginia and 120 miles on the John Muir Trail in the Sierra Nevada Mountains in California.
Watch Dr. Phyfer discuss Macular Degeneration with WCBI, our local TV station