Cataract & General Care


James C. Loden, M.D.

James C. Loden is a native of Nashville, Tennessee. Dr. Loden is carrying on the family tradition set forth by his father, Dr. James P. Loden, who was a nationally recognized eye surgeon. He received his medical degree from the University of Tennessee. Dr. Loden completed his ophthalmology residency at UT prior to moving to Indianapolis where he underwent extensive fellowship training in corneal transplants, refractive surgery and anterior segment reconstructive surgery. Dr. Loden returned to Nashville where he founded and became president of Loden Vision Centers in 1999. Dr. Loden has continued to prove his expertise with the thousands of successful surgical procedures he has completed. He performs cataract surgery, corneal transplant surgery, LASIK surgery, refractive lens exchange, and glaucoma treatments.
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Thomas D. Bailey, M.D., F.A.C.S. — Medical Director, Paris, TN

Dr. Bailey completed his Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He went on to graduate with his Doctor of Medicine degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine. Dr. Bailey completed his internship at USAF Medical Center, Wright-Patterson AFB and Wright State University School of Medicine and his residency at Bowman Gray School of Medicine at Wake Forest University. Dr. Bailey has written numerous publications and has lectured on his areas of specialty across the United States at hundreds of ophthalmic meetings.
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Katie Mills, M.D.

Dr. Mills completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology and Anthropology at Rice University in Houston, Texas. She then received her Doctorate of Medicine from Louisiana State University Health Science Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. She completed her internship at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee and completed her ophthalmology residency at the Hamilton Eye Institute at University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Tennessee where she was named Chief Resident. Dr. Mills is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and Memphis Eye Society.

Dr. Mills is a comprehensive ophthalmologist specializing in cataract surgery and iLASIK surgery.
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Terrence Doherty, M.D. Cornea Specialist

Upon receiving his medical degree, summa cum laude, from St. Louis University School of Medicine, Dr. Terrence Doherty completed his residency in Ophthalmology at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio.
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Kathryn “Camille” Barberic, O.D.

Kathryn “Camille” Barberic, OD completed her bachelor of science degree at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Tennessee and received her doctor of optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee in May, 2013. Dr. Barberic completed her post graduate training at Ducklo Eye Care in Nashville, Tennessee in 2012. She has also completed a mini-fellowship with Dr. James C. Loden at Loden Vision Centers in Refractive and Cataract Management. Dr. Barberic is a member of the American Optometric Association, Lions Club International, Tennessee Association of Optometric Physicians and the Georgia Optometric Association. Dr. Barberic joined Loden Vision Centers in 2014 and resides in Nashville, Tennessee.

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David O. Carrico, O.D. Optometrist

Dr. Carrico graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University, and then went on to graduate from Indiana University School of Optometry. He has been Clinical Director of the Paris location since 1988, an ophthalmic practice providing primary and consultative eye care emphasizing in eye disease. Dr. Carrico has extensive experience in anterior segment, glaucoma and retinal disorders.
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Daniel J. Schimmel, O.D. Optometrist

Daniel J. Schimmel, O.D., grew up in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. He received a B.S. from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville followed by Doctor of Optometry from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis. Upon completion of optometry school, he entered private practice in Knoxville, Tennessee for nine years. He then left private practice and completed a one-year fellowship at Omni Eye Services of Chattanooga, Tennessee, in the diagnosis and management of ophthalmic diseases.
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Joseph Sofranko, M.D. Medical Ophthalmologist

Joseph Sofranko, M.D. graduated from Harvard University and Medical School at the University of Pittsburgh. He completed an internship at St. Francis Hospital and his ophthalmology residency at the University of North Carolina. Upon completion of his residency, Dr. Sofranko served in the U.S. Army for two years and then entered private practice for several years. Dr. Sofranko is on staff at Baptist Hospital, Centennial, Tennessee Christian and Skyline Medical Center and is a member of the Nashville Academy of Medicine, the Nashville Academy of Ophthalmology, and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
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