Dr. Gillespie is a board certified comprehensive ophthalmologist, anterior segment and refractive eye surgeon. He joined the Ophthalmology Group in 1985. Dr. Gillespie prides himself in using the most up-to-date technology to perform procedures including laser assisted cataract surgery, dropless cataract surgery, LASIK laser surgery for the correction of nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism, blepharoplasty and other eyelid plastic surgery procedures, and more.
Dr. Gillespie currently writes a monthly newspaper column for the Senior Scene magazine and is a three-time winner of the Paducah Sun’s Favorite Ophthalmologist Award.
Bachelor of Science from Vanderbilt University
Medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Internship at Evanston Hospital
Residency at University of Virginia
American Board of Ophthalmology
American Academy of Ophthalmology Fellow
Refractive Surgery Alliance
Kentucky Medical Association
American Medical Association
Outpatient Ophthalmic Surgery Society
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons