Dr. Tara Fowler is a Georgia native, raised in Powder Springs, West Cobb. From a young age, Dr. Fowler had a strong desire to care for people which led her to follow a path of healthcare and nutrition for her undergraduate degree. She graduated from the University of Georgia in 2003 where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition Science with cum laude honors. Dr. Tara Fowler received her Doctor of Optometry degree with magna cum laude honors.
Continuing her education at Nova Southeastern University for Optometry in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Dr. Fowler graduated in 2007. While a student, Dr. Fowler traveled to Peru and Ecuador to provide eye care and glasses to those in need. As well, an interest in eye disease led her to complete a prestigious residency at Atlanta’s own eye disease and co-management center, Omni Eye Services.
Following her education and residency, Dr. Fowler has been practicing optometry in full-scope private practice settings. She believes that prevention is the key to maintaining optimal eye health. In addition to her expertise in nutrition and eye health, she has developed a special interest for ocular infections and trauma, dry eye disease, computer vision syndrome, and custom contact lens fits. She enjoys private practice as it allows her to give her patients the time and attention they deserve. Dr. Fowler is an active member of The American Optometric Association. She enjoys anything outdoors and in the sunshine! She dabbles in yoga, writing, cooking and loves being a mom to her two active sons.