Eye Care Physicians - Nashville and Hendersonville, Tennessee

There are many optometrists serving Nashville and surrounding communities, but the unique combination of decades of experience, advanced training, and superior facilities truly distinguishes Walter Choate, O.D.. Serving those in Nashville, Hendersonville, and other areas throughout Middle Tennessee, our eye care physicians provide superior care for patients seeking everything from advanced contact lenses to the latest eye disease treatments.

Walter Choate, O.D.

Walter Choate, O.D.

Education and Training

Walter Choate, O.D., earned a B.S. in biology from Millsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi in 1973. In 1979, he graduated from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. Since then, he has been practicing as a private eye care physician in the Nashville area, near Hendersonville, Tennessee. Dr. Choate is also an FDA investigator and consultant for contact lens-related products and equipment.

Dr. Choate is board-certified in the treatment and management of eye diseases in the state of Tennessee, and is also credentialed for the management of refractive surgery patients.

Memberships and Affiliations

As one of the most prominent eye care physicians in Nashville, Walter Choate, O.D. is a member of many professional organizations. Dr. Choate is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and a charter member of the American Optometric Association's Contact Lens Section. He serves on the editorial advisory boards of Primary Care Optometry News,  Review of Optometry, and Optometry Times. In addition, Dr. Choate is an adjunct professor at Southern College of Optometry, the University of Houston College of Optometry, the University of Missouri - St. Louis School of Optometry, and the University of Alabama Birmingham School of Optometry. He is an active member of First Presbyterian Church, where he enjoys medical mission work. He is also past president of the Madison-Goodlettsville Rotary Club. When not at work Dr. Choate enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, and fishing.

Schedule an Appointment with Our Eye Care Physicians

As a highly experienced eye care physician serving those from Nashville, Hendersonville, and surrounding areas of Tennessee, Walter Choate, O.D. is ideally positioned to offer comprehensive eye care services. To set up an appointment, please contact Choate Eye Associates today.

Dr. Choate

Choate Eye Associates

Choate Eye Associates has been delivering high-quality, compassionate eye care to the Nashville community since 1979. We are affiliated with various leading organizations in the field, including: 

  • American Academy of Optometry
  • American Optometric Association 
  • National Board of Examiners in Optometry 

To schedule a consultation at our practice, call us at (615) 851-7575 or request an appointment online

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"I am very pleased with the attention I received at Choate Eye Associates. Dr. Choate is very thorough and does a wonderful job of explaining what he is doing and what he is looking for in the exam." Dianal - Comprehensive Eye Care Patient

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306 Northcreek Blvd
Ste 101
Goodlettsville, TN 37072

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