in Watkinsville, GA
Meet the Optometrist
​Dr. Brandon Nelms received his undergraduate degree from Union University in Jackson, TN. He received his Doctorate of Optometry from The Southern College of Optometry in 2010. Dr. Nelms has recently joined our office after practicing for six years in Germantown, TN.

He is a licensed Optometrist in the State of Georgia and is DEA registered. Dr. Nelms is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Georgia Optometric Association, and is certified to practice therapeutic optometry. Dr. Nelms sees patients with eye infections or injuries. He participates in the Infant SEE Program, which is a comprehensive infant eye health evaluation and vision assessment within the first year of age, free of charge. He also performs Visual Perceptual Evaluations for children with vision-related learning disorders. Dr. Nelms enjoys fitting hard to fit contact lenses such as lenses for keratoconus and post corneal transplant.

Additionally, Dr. Nelms is an active member of our community. He is a member of the Oconee County
Chamber of Commerce, a volunteer for Habitat for Humanity, a Rotary Club member, and a volunteer youth soccer and baseball
coach. During his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Audrey, and their three boys, Jack,
Peter, and Charlie.