Dr. Swanner's clinical practice specializes in glaucoma, anterior segment surgery and cataract surgery. Dr. Swanner joined the faculty in 2003, and has been named one of "America's Best Doctors" in 2012 and 2013. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Chandler-Grant Glaucoma Society, a, and a fellow in the American College of Surgeons.
An Alabama native, Dr. Swanner completed his undergraduate studies at Samford University and obtained his medical degree at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. He completed a medical internship at Baptist Health Systems in Birmingham followed by an ophthalmology residency at the University of Alabama Birmingham. His glaucoma fellowship training was performed at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard School of Medicine.
Education & TrainingMedical School: University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Residency in Ophthalmology: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Fellowship: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard School of Medicine
Contact InformationLocation: Callahan Eye Hospital; Medical West
Appointment Phone: 205-325-8620 (Callahan); 205-481-7870 (Medical West)
Contact Person: Elizabeth Weatherby, 205-325-8110