Joshua E. Crowder, O.D.

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Optometrist in Chattanooga, TN

Dr. Joshua E. Crowder is a dedicated optometrist at Crowder Eye Center who specializes in vision therapy, ocular disease management, and dry eye treatment. His passion for optometry was ignited through volunteer work with Prevent Blindness, which lead to a lifelong commitment to providing exceptional eye care.

Dr. Joshua E Crowder of Crowder Eye Center
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Education & Experience

Dr. Crowder’s educational journey began at Georgia State University, where he earned dual degrees in chemistry and biology, followed by a Bachelor’s in Vision Science and a Doctor of Optometry from Nova Southeastern University’s College of Optometry. His extensive training includes externships focused on low vision, ocular disease, and vision therapy, equipping him with a diverse skill set to serve his community effectively.


Memberships & Achievements

  • Finalist — Chattanooga’s Best of the Best (2012-2023)
  • Member — Beta Sigma Kappa (Outstanding Academic Achievement)
  • Member — AOA’s Cornea and Contact Lens Section/li>
  • Member — American Optometric Association
  • Member — Tennessee Optometric Association
  • Former Volunteer — Prevent Blindness
  • Participating Provider — InfantSEE
  • Certified — Corneal Refractive Therapy
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Get to Know Dr. Crowder

Away from the office, Dr. Crowder enjoys kayaking, fly fishing, and spending quality time with his wife and two daughters, Lily and Hazel, in their hometown of Chattanooga. His passion for community service continues, exemplified by his ongoing volunteer work with Prevent Blindness and participation in the InfantSEE program, demonstrating his commitment to both his family and the well-being of his community.