Dr. Kristen Gayeski-Tinkler is an optometric physician who earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Emory University in Atlanta, GA, and attended optometry school at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL. She then completed an internship at the W. G. Hefner VA Medical Center in Salisbury, NC, followed by a residency at Wm. Jennings Bryn Dorn VA Medical Center in Columbia, SC.
At Carolina Eyecare Physicians, she performs comprehensive eye exams, ocular disease management, pre- and post-operative care for cataract surgery and LASIK patients, as well as offers family eye care and contact lens fittings for patients of all ages.
Dr. Gayeski-Tinkler is currently accepting new patients. She is passionate about developing long-term relationships with her patients and is excited to join the award-winning team at Carolina Eyecare Physicians. Dr. Johnson is active in industry organizations including the American Optometric Association and the South Carolina Optometric Physicians Association.
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