About Our Doctors

Drs Marsh, Callahan, Thompson

Our skilled doctors bring a wide-range of knowledge and expertise to the table. From their extensive educations to their many years providing Birmingham, AL eye care, their experience has shaped them into the talented doctors that they are today. We are proud to have as vital members of our team, and patients can be certain that they are getting the best care possible with them. 
Please read more about each of our doctors’ background and next time you’re at Callahan Eye Clinic, feel free to ask them more about their history!

Michael Callahan, MD

dr-callahan.jpgPatients know that when they see Dr. Callahan they will receive only the highest quality care and sincere dedication to healing.

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 cataractsmedical 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 PhotoDr. 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 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 MarshDr. 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 with Jamie.


Meet The Doctors of Callahan Eye Clinic!

If you like what you’ve read and would like to schedule an appointment with one of our doctors, please contact us. Our doctors can provide you with everything from basic eye exams to advanced surgical procedures like cataract surgery. We hope you get in touch soon – our doctors are eager to see you!