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President of the Louisiana Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons

President of the Louisiana Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons

Dr. Chad Norton

Dr. Chad Norton has been installed as President of the Louisiana Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Norton graduated from University of Mississippi medical school in 1995 and completed his Ophthalmology residency at Texas Tech University 1998. Dr. Norton is board certified and a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is a partner in private practice in Alexandria, Louisiana working primarily in Alexandria, Leesville and Vidalia with Louisiana Eye and Laser Center. Louisiana Eye and Laser has 14 locations throughout North Louisiana including Alexandria and Monroe.

The Louisiana Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons is a statewide, professional membership organization. The mission is to serve the total visual health care needs of Louisiana citizens, through public and professional education, membership services and legislative advocacy.