Nancy M. Blank, M.D.

Dr. Blank has been a practicing ophthalmologist with the Cleveland Eye Clinic since 1988.

She received her undergraduate degree from Marquette University and her doctorate in medicine from the University of Tennessee at Memphis. She completed her ophthalmology training at the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, and became board certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology in 1989.

Dr. Blank currently serves as president of the medical staff at the Surgery Center of Cleveland.

She is also a current member of the Bradley County Medical Society, Tennessee Medical Association, Tennessee Academy of Ophthalmology, and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Blank has previously served as president of the Bradley County Medical Society, Bradley Memorial Hospital medical staff, and Tennessee Academy of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Blank has also been a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology Secretariat for State Affairs, an associate board examiner of the American Board of Ophthalmology and served on committees for the State of Tennessee, Bradley Healthcare Foundation, Tennessee Medical Association and Tennessee Academy of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Blank is married to Dr. William A. Pryor, III. She is the mother of two children, Will and Alison Pryor, former Cleveland High and Furman University graduates.

The family attends Broad Street United Methodist church, where Dr. Blank is an active member teaching Sunday school and helping with youth programs. She serves on the board of trustees.

 


Thomas W. McGuire, M.D.

Dr. McGuire joined Cleveland Eye Clinic in 1995. He received his undergraduate degree from Wright State University and his doctorate in medicine from Wright State University School of Medicine.

He completed his ophthalmology training at the University of Tennessee and Miller Eye Center in Chattanooga.

Dr. McGuire is board certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

He was honorably discharged from the U.S. Navy.

Dr. McGuire has served as past president of the Bradley County Medical Society and a physician representative for the United Way.

Presently Dr. McGuire is a member of the Tennessee Medical Association, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Tennessee Academy of Ophthalmology, American Medical Association, and Bradley County Medical Society.

Dr. McGuire and his wife Laurie have three children, Danielle, Maggie, and Thomas. He enjoys deer hunting and playing with his grandson Cohen.

 


Cortney M. Waycaster, O.D.

Dr. Waycaster, a native of Athens, joined the Cleveland Eye Clinic in 2007. She received her undergraduate degree from Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She received her doctorate in Optometry from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis. Dr. Waycaster completed internships with Campbell, Cunningham & Taylor in Knoxville and Tennesse Eye Center in Harriman.

Dr. Waycaster manages the Optical Boutique and enjoys all aspects of eye care and ocular disease treatment and management. She especially enjoys fitting basic and specialty contact lenses.

She and her husband Matt have 2 children, Mattie and Luke. They attend Wildwood Baptist Church.

Dr. Waycaster enjoys sewing and watching Tennessee football.

 

 


G. Seth Ford, M.D.

Dr. Ford joined Cleveland Eye Clinic in 2009. He earned his undergraduate degree from Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, Va. He received his medical doctorate from Eastern Virginia Medical School, where he completed an internal medicine internship.

He completed his ophthalmology training at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine.

Dr. Ford is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Tennessee Academy of Ophthalmology, Bradley County Medical Society, and the Tennessee Medical Association. He is board certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Ford lives in Cleveland with his wife, Sarah, and daughters, Ellie and Josie.

His specialties include cataract, glaucoma, oculoplastic and pediatric strabismus surgeries.