Heather H. Walker O.D.


Doctor of Optometry Heather H. Walker received her bachelors degree, majoring in General Science and minoring in Psychology, from Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, graduating with honors in 1997. She then received her professional degree graduating Summa Cum Laude from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis in 2001.

A native of McMinn County, Dr. Walker, her husband, Chris, and their two sons have made their home in Lenoir City since 2006. She joined the physicians of The Eye Centers in 2013. She is primarily practicing in the Lenoir City location.

Dr. Walker practices primary eye care, including routine examinations; glasses and contact lens fitting; pre- and post-operative surgical care; and the diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases and injuries, including infections, diabetic eye monitoring, and glaucoma care. The monitoring and education of patients with diabetes is an area of special interest for Dr. Walker.

Dr. Walker is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Tennessee Association of Optometric Physicians. On a local level, she is a member of the Lenoir City chapter of Civitan International.

Dr. Walker enjoys spending time with her family watching UT sporting events or her boys playing in community leagues!