After graduating from Southside Christian School in Simpsonville, South Carolina, Dr. Amy E. Nowell received her Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Presbyterian College in Clinton, South Carolina where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. Dr. Nowell continued her education at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry where she earned her Doctor of Optometry degree.
Dr. Nowell’s clinical experience includes an internship at the VA Hospital in Birmingham, Alabama where she assisted with the treatment of patients with glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, and macular degeneration. She also completed internships at several private practices including Pelham Vision Center in 2012. Dr. Nowell also specializes in pediatric eye care and has extensive training in pediatric vision. She returned to the upstate in 2012 to begin full-time patient care at Pelham Vision Center.
In her spare time, Dr. Nowell enjoys traveling, spending time with her family and CrossFit.