Alinda Guynes McGowin, MD


Medical Degree:

 University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama




 (Preliminary Internal Medicine Residency Program) Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.; (Ophthalmology), University of Tennessee Health Science Center / Hamilton Eye Institute, Memphis, Tennessee



Academic Rank: 

Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee




Special Interest:

  • Comprehensive Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology

Additional Information:

  • Summa Cum Laude
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Many academic honors and honor society memberships
  • Participated in several medical research projects and author of many ophthalmological presentations
  • Intern, Mission To the World, Cusco, Peru; served as a Spanish translator for the Vanderbilt Medical Team
  • Advocacy Ambassador for Tennessee Academy of Ophthalmology at American Academy of Ophthalmology Mid Year Forum