Meet Our Eye Doctors

Drs Marsh, Callahan, Thompson

One of the many advantages of coming to Callahan Eye Clinic is that we feature several different skilled Birmingham eye doctors who bring a wide range of knowledge and expertise to the table. From their extensive education to their years of experience providing eye care to those in and around Birmingham, they’ve developed into the wonderful eye doctors that they are today. We’re incredibly proud to have them as part of our team and you can be certain that you’ll never be in more trusted hands! We encourage you to read more about our doctors and find out why they’ve become such valued members of the community!

Michael Callahan, MD


Patients know that when they’re in need of an ophthalmologist, they’ll receive only the highest quality care and sincere dedication to healing when visiting Dr. Michael Callahan.

A Birmingham native, Dr. Callahan received his medical degree at UAB. In private practice since 1976, he specializes as a general ophthalmologist and performs surgery of the eyes with emphasis on cataracts, medical and cosmetic eyelid surgery, and botox treatment of wrinkles in the forehead and facial area.

Dr. Callahan is a professor of Ophthalmology at UAB and the UAB Callahan Eye Hospital. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a member of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

He serves on the staff at UAB Callahan Eye Hospital and is President of the International Retina Research Foundation.

Dr. Callahan is married and has five children.

Tim Thompson, OD

Dr. Thompson Photo

Dr. Tim Thompson, OD provides complete and comprehensive eye care with a personal approach by giving time and guidance. Raised in Perry, Georgia, “Dr. Tim” obtained his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Biology from UAB in 1986 and his Doctorate of Optometry degree from UAB in 1991. He is involved with several mission opportunities here in the states and overseas. He enjoys outdoor activities and sports. He is married and has two children. ​

Amie Marsh, OD

Dr. Amie Marsh

Dr. Amie Marsh brings great depth to our team, providing personalized eye care to the community of Birmingham. Dr. Marsh has experience treating ocular disease, including diabetes, glaucoma, macular degeneration, and corneal disease. She has been trained extensively by specialists in retina, oculoplastics, cornea, pediatrics, and general ophthalmology.

Dr. Marsh received her undergraduate degree with Magna Cum Laude honors from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2010, and in 2012, received her Master’s degree in Vision Science.  She continued on to achieve her doctorate of optometry from UAB School of Optometry in 2015.  The following year, Dr. Marsh completed her Ocular Disease and Family Practice residency at the Oklahoma College of Optometry.  She recently was awarded her fellowship in optometry from the American Academy of Optometry.  Dr. Marsh has been married for 12 years and lives in Lincoln, AL with her husband, Jamie.  She enjoys fishing and learning how to ride dirt bikes.

Our Services

As we feature a team of expert eye doctors in Birmingham, you won’t be surprised to hear that we offer a plethora of exceptional services. Some of the services that we offer include:

  • Eye Exams – To determine your prescription and diagnose any eye conditions or diseases.

  • Contact Lens Exams – To fit a patient with contacts and teach him or her how to wear them.

  • Cataract Surgery – For removing a cataract, which is the clouding of a lens.

  • Oculoplastic Surgery – To treat abnormalities of the eyelid and brow.

  • Glaucoma Treatment – To help prevent the loss of eyesight.

  • Diabetic Treatment – To provide eye care for those with diabetes.

  • Botox Injections – For making the skin around the eyes look more youthful.

  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy – A laser treatment that will improve your vision after cataract surgery.

  • LASIK Laser Eye Surgery – A treatment to correct refractive errors and keep you from needing glasses or contacts.

  • LipiFlow – To reduce dry eye syndrome and correct the balance of oils in the eye’s tear film.

Visit Your Birmingham Ophthalmologists and Optometrists!

Interested in seeing what our Birmingham eye doctors can do for you? We encourage you to schedule a visit with them and come see them sometime! To do so, feel free to give us a call at (205) 933-6888 or fill out our
appointment request form. We’re looking forward to meeting you and providing you with some of the best in eye care!