Dr. Ashley McGuffin (formerly Carroll) is an optometric physician providing quality eye care at Southern Eye Care Associates since 2016. In addition to providing comprehensive eye exams, she is skilled in contact lens fitting and diagnosis and treatment of ocular eye diseases including glaucoma, diabetes, and macular degeneration.
Dr. McGuffin earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Indiana University School of Optometry in Bloomington, IN. While in Optometry School, she completed rotations in pediatrics, post-surgical medical care, and ocular disease. Internships included a large, multi-disciplinary private practice setting, the IU clinic, and VA Hospitals including the Huntington VAMC in Huntington, WV and the Lexington VAMC in Lexington, KY.
Dr. McGuffin also holds Bachelor's degrees in Biology and Chemistry from West Liberty University in West Liberty, WV. While at West Liberty, she also earned a Minor in Music with emphasis in vocal performance, in which she continues to enjoy as one of her favorite past-times.
Dr. McGuffin is very active with the Historic Fayette theatre in Fayetteville, WV where she has performed in many productions and is currently a member of the Board of Directors. She is also a member of the Fayetteville Community Chorus and is active in her church choir.
Dr. McGuffin resides in Oak Hill with her husband Darrin and stepson Haden.