Skip to main content
COVID-19 Update: What to Expect in Our Office

Our Commitment to Health and Safety. Read our safety protocols here.

Call 662-222-0202
Home » Our Doctors » James E. Brooks, O.D.

James E. Brooks, O.D.

james e GSP UID 8c985b6d 417c 4fe4 bcc0 705ef67f2952

Dr. Brooks is the longest practicing optometrist in the Columbus area, establishing his practice in 1977. Dr. Brooks’ delivers superior, cutting-edge eye care administered through his highly-trained, knowledgeable, and caring staff. Our goal is to provide excellence in eye care to the patients of the Golden Triangle area through technology and personal attention. Come by and experience the superior service and vision care of Brooks Eye Center today.

Dr. Brooks is a graduate of Southern College of Optometry and has been in private practice since 1977. He is a member of both the American Optometric Association and Mississippi Optometric Association, including the Northeast Central Society.

In recent years, Dr. Brooks served on the MOA education committee, as president of the Northeast Central Society, and treasurer of Pushmataha Boy Scouts. He has also held memberships with the Columbus Lions Club, Heritage Academy Sports Boosters, Heritage Academy PTO, Kiwanis Club, and has served as president of the Optimist Club.

Dr. Brooks has completed the Dale Carnegie Course and is an active member of the Columbus Rotary Club, and the Columbus-Lowndes Development Link.

Dr. Brooks has a wonderful wife, Rosemarie, and two children, Alliemarie and Tinsley. He is a member of the Seventh Street Church of Christ, where he has taught Sunday School.

You may contact him directly at

Watch Dr. Brooks discuss Eye Health issues with WCBI, our local TV Station