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Located by the Mall at Barnes Crossing in Tupelo, MS

Your Trusted Eyecare Professionals in Tupelo, Mississippi

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Optimal Vision Care For Every Age

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Aged 20 - 40 years

Tired of wearing glasses or contacts?
Try LASIK! It's a quick, safe and effective corrective eye procedure with over 20 years of proven results.

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Aged 40 - 50 years

Trouble reading on your smartphone?
We offer a variety of treatment methods to help you significantly reduce, and even eliminate, the need for reading glasses.

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Aged 50 - 70 years

Is driving at night an issue?
It's normal to notice changes in your vision with age. We can help preserve your sight to help you maintain a vibrant, active lifestyle.

See the Brilliance of Every Day

The ophthalmologists and optometrists at Wesson and Mothershed Eye Center have expertise in applying the most recent, proven, and medical treatments that offer exceptional outcomes in eye care.

We not only test and treat a range of eye conditions but also provide you with routine prescription checks, such as glasses and contact lens prescriptions, and offer a wide array of frames and lenses to choose from.

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Our Most Popular Eye Care Services

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Have you got eyes that itch all the time? Or do your eyes often feel dry and uncomfortable? Our eyecare professionals will thoroughly evaluate your eyes to detect the cause of your dry eye symptoms and offer you effective treatment to alleviate your discomfort.

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Cataract surgery involves removing the cataract (cloudy lens) and replacing it with a new lens to provide patients with better vision. We at Wesson and Mothershed Eye Center provide cataract surgery at our Medicare Approved facility in Tupelo, restoring patients' eye health and quality of life.

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Ever wonder how you could find the perfect pair of lenses for all ranges? Whether you need lenses for near vision, distance vision, or progressive lenses for both, our edging lab crafts the finest digital lenses available. You will be amazed by the precision and clarity of our digital lenses, after all, seeing is believing!

What Our Patients Are Saying
Dr. Miles is very thorough and personable. She checks to be sure that all my needs and concerns have been taken care of. Thanks for the great care!
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Wesson and Mothershed Eye Center
Eye Disease Management & Treatment

While there is no cure for glaucoma, our highly skilled eye surgeons can offer various treatments and surgeries to help preserve your vision. Your Wesson and Mothershed Eye Center eye doctor will perform the necessary eye exams in order to determine the best course of action to control your glaucoma.

Whether you'd like to enhance your look or are experiencing functional problems with your eyelids, eyelid surgery (or blepharoplasty) can reduces eyelid droopiness and rejuvenate the area surrounding your eyes for a more youthful appearance.


Wouldn't it be great to wake up in the morning and not have to fumble around for your glasses? Experience freedom with LASIK- a safe and proven corrective surgery for myopia, hyperopia and astigmatism. Our rigorous attention to detail produces world-class results. Book today and see for yourself!


Our patients enjoy the continuity of speaking to the doctors they know and are familiar with, our team of experienced staff, and greater level of comfort. Our Medicare approved surgical center caters only to eye care procedures, with attentive staff to support patients on their day of surgery.

Meet Our Eyecare Professionals

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Dr. Chelsea Mothershed McKnight 400
Dr. Sonya Mitchell Miles 266
Dr. Beth W. Eckard 400
Dr. Dax M. Eckard 400
Dr. Fred H. Mothershed 400
Dr. Matthew B. Wesson 400

Our Blog

High Blood Sugar Linked to Meibomian Gland Dysfunction

Did you know that having atrophied meibomian glands can signal uncontrolled blood sugar levels? To learn more or to schedule an appointment, contact Wesson and Mothershed Dry Eye Center today!

Supplements That Slow AMD Progression

Aging comes with many blessings but also certain challenges. Having a higher risk of developing age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is one of them. Fortunately, a formulation of vitamins and minerals called AREDS2 may slow the progression of vision loss from AMD. We at Wesson and Mothershed Eye Center in Tupelo offer treatment for macular degeneration and other eye diseases.

City Kids Are More Likely To Be Nearsighted

Did you know that a risk factor for developing myopia (nearsightedness) is living in an urban area? But don’t worry – the myopia management program at can help.