Dr. Paul Benjamin Pruett

Medical School

Emory University where he graduated magna cum laude

Residency

Emory University

Fellowship

Emory University in the medical and surgical management of glaucoma

Dr. Paul Benjamin Pruett

Education and Training

Dr. Pruett attended the University of Tennessee, Knoxville where he majored in Biochemistry and Cellular and Molecular Biology. Following his undergraduate degree, he attended medical school at Emory University where he graduated magna cum laude. Dr. Pruett completed his internship and ophthalmology residency at Emory University. He was privileged to serve as Chief Resident during his final year of residency. Dr. Pruett also completed a year of fellowship in the medical and surgical management of glaucoma at Emory.

Background

Dr. Pruett served as Assistant Professor at Emory University for 5 years. During that time, he also served as Residency Program Director, where he was responsible for training the next generation of ophthalmologists, as well as Chief of Service at Grady Memorial Hospital. He was honored to receive the Thomas Aaberg, Sr., M.D. Clinical Teaching Award three of his five years at Emory.

Dr. Pruett currently provides comprehensive eye care including care of cataracts, dry eyes, and diabetic eye disease. He also specializes in the medical, laser, and surgical treatment of glaucoma.

Hobbies

In his free time, Dr. Pruett enjoys hiking, camping, and barbecue.

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