Danny W. Cross O.D.


Dr. Cross is member of American Optometric Association and the Tennessee Association of Optometric Physicians. He is also serves on Oneida Board of Education as Co-Chairman. Doctor of Optometry, Danny Wayne Cross majored in Biology and received his Bachelor of Science in 1967. Dr. Cross served in the United States Army from 1967 – 1969. He completed his Master of Science in 1972 from Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, TN while teaching for five years at Huntsville High and Middle Schools. Dr. Cross then received his professional degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis , TN in 1979.

Dr. Cross was born and raised in Scott County. He and his wife, Sharon, live in Scott County. For over 35 years, Dr. Cross was in private practice and provided eye care services in Scott County. On January 1, 2015, Dr. Cross joined the physicians of The Eye Center. Dr. Cross continues to practice at his same location in Scott County, at 18730 Alberta Street in downtown Oneida.

Dr. Cross practices primary eye care, including routine eye examinations; glasses and contact lens fittings; pre- and post- operative surgery care, and the diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases and injuries, including infections, diabetic eye monitoring, and glaucoma care. An area of special interest to Dr. Cross is the evaluation and treatment of ocular pathology.