Dr. Fern Powell
Dr. Fern Powell is a Spartanburg native. She graduated from Converse College and the University of Alabama School of Optometry and completed a residency in hospital-based optometry at the Veteran’s Administration Medical Center in Huntington, WV. Dr. Powell returned to Spartanburg to join Dr. Shelley in practice in 1992.
She is a member of the American Optometric Association, the South Carolina Optometric Association and the past president of the Piedmont Chapter of the Optometric Association.
Active in our community, Dr. Powell is currently the chairman and board member for HALTER – an organization providing therapy through horse riding for those with disabilities. She is also an advisor for the Glaucoma Awareness Foundation, an advocate for “Friends of Croft” and an active lay leader in her church.
Dr. Powell enjoys spending her time with her family, friends and patients. She is dedicated to helping her patients with their eye care needs and invites you to visit her at Carolina Vision Associates.