In 1999, Dr. William Mitchell joined Dr. Robert Maynor in private practice, forming the Maynor & Mitchell Eye Center. A native of Auburn, Alabama, Dr. Mitchell attended medical school at the University of Alabama in Birmingham. He then completed a residency in ophthalmology at the University of Tennessee at Memphis.
Dr. Mitchell is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, and the International Society of Refractive Surgery.
Known for always staying on the cutting edge of technology in the area of cataract and refractive surgery, Dr. Mitchell uses the most modern surgical techniques available today. In fact, he was the first surgeon in the Tennessee Valley to use the breakthrough Crystalens® intraocular lens implant which allowed his patients to experience freedom from glasses after cataract surgery! He was also the first to introduce BladeFree Lasik to North Alabama. His extensive experience, together with an unparalleled commitment to offering the latest in procedures and technology to his patients in a caring and personalized environment, has made him one of the most sought-after eye care physicians in the area.