Skip to main content



Optometrist Dr. William White

Dr. William (Bill) White has been in practice since 1980 and at his location on Summer Avenue since 1981. He is a native Memphian who attended Wooddale High School and the University of Memphis. Dr. White received his Doctor of Optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry. He has served as an officer in the West Tennessee Optometric Society.

Dr. White practices full scope optometric care, from comprehensive eye exams to pre- and post-operative care for cataract surgery. He also has expertise in diagnosing and treating ocular diseases. Dr. White also fits all major brands of contact lenses including contacts for astigmatism and multifocal wearers.

Dr. White is the founder of Football, Fellowship and Faith, an outreach ministry that has provided football and basketball tickets for underprivileged youth in Memphis since 2003. He is married to Lynn, and they have two sons, Eddie and James, and grandchildren Teddy and Winter. Dr. White enjoys spending time with his family, watching college basketball and football, playing golf and has been known to do a magic trick or two for the young patients in his office.

Give Us a Call 901-437-6446

Is it an Eye Care Emergency?

Please call our office at: 901-437-6446 if you experience loss of vision, double vision, swelling, infection or any eye emergency, contact us immediately for guidance. We’ll help you with the best treatment to prevent complications and promote long-lasting clear eyesight.

Use your best judgment on urgency – find the nearest emergency room or review our emergency page for tips.

Wondering how to pay for your eye care? Check Out Our Insurance Plans.

Woman's Eye in Ad for Eye Care Emergencies

Protecting our Patients from Coronavirus

Steps our Practice is taking:

To our Patients: