Gainesville Eye Associates’ Dr. Zach Balest Receives Board Certification

Published Thursday, October 10, 2019
Gainesville Eye Associates’ ophthalmologist Dr. Zach Balest recently received board certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO). A graduate of the University of North Georgia, Balest earned his medical degree from Medical College of Georgia/University of Georgia Medical Partnership in Athens, Ga. He then completed his transitional more»

EyeCare Associates Has Merged With Gainesville Eye Associates

Published Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Dear Patient, We are happy to announce that EyeCare Associates recently merged with Gainesville Eye Associates (GEA). Due to this merger, EyeCare Associates relocated to GEA’s current offices at 2061 Beverly Road, Gainesville. GEA has a long history of serving the medical and surgical needs of the community. Over the years, we have referred many of more»

Whisenant Joins Gainesville Eye Associates

Published Monday, July 29, 2019

Dr. Jody Whisenant, a well-respected north Georgia optometrist, has joined Gainesville Eye Associates, which includes Jack M. Chapman, Jr., M.D., Clayton G. Blehm, M.D., Lori C. Lebow, M.D., Zach R. Balest, M.D., Stephen S. Ellison, O.D., and Elizabeth F. Ellison, O.D.


Gainesville Eye Associates Ophthalmologists Named Top Doctors

Published Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Gainesville Eye Associates ophthalmologists Dr. Jack Chapman, Dr. Clayton Blehm and Dr. Lori Lebow have been ranked among Castle Connolly’s Top Eye Doctors in Atlanta. Chapman and Blehm were also recognized for the honor in the July Top Doctors issue of Atlanta magazine. 


Laser Cataract Surgery Now Offered in Franklin and Highlands Region

Published Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Franklin and Highlands residents will no longer need to travel far from home to receive advanced cataracts surgery thanks to the addition of ophthalmologist Dr. Clayton Blehm to the Family Eyecare Team of Franklin. Dr. Blehm, who focuses his practice on laser cataract surgery, has performed thousands of cataract surgeries in the past 10 years. He more»

Gainesville Native Dr. Zach Balest Joins Gainesville Eye Associates

Published Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Gainesville Eye Associates announces the addition of ophthalmologist Dr. Zach Balest to its staff.


New Braselton Location Featured in The Times

Published Friday, September 15, 2017

The Times featured the Gainesville Eye Associates move into new Braselton office in a recent article.


Gainesville Eye Associates Moves Office in Braselton to RiverStone Medical Plaza

Published Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Gainesville Eye Associates has moved its office in Braselton to the RiverStone Medical Plaza.