Dr. Rachel L. Tanner graduated from Berry College in Rome, Georgia with a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry and obtained a Master’s of Public Health from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She returned to UAB to pursue her optometric degree including an internship at Pelham Vision Center in 2015.
Dr. Tanner completed her residency training in primary care and ocular disease at the Greenville VA Outpatient Clinic in Greenville, South Carolina in 2016. She joined Pelham Vision Center in 2016 and specializes in ocular disease management, medical contact lens fittings and primary care.
Dr. Tanner and her husband have a beautiful baby boy, and they enjoy exploring the beauty of the Upstate.