Amy Christmas, M.D. is a general ophthalmologist that has practiced medicine on the Eastern Shore and Mobile area for over twelve years. She was born and raised in Houston, Texas and then moved to New Orleans initially to purse a degree in music at Loyola University. She quickly decided to focus her sights on a career in medicine and ultimately received a her BA in psychology at Loyola with honors. She then returned to her hometown for medical school at University of Texas Health Science Center Houston where she spent her free time working and volunteering for low vision and ocularist clinics. Her first true exposure to Lower Alabama came when she moved to Mobile to do a internal medicine internship at University of South Alabama with no intentions of staying. Soon after returning to Texas to complete few three years of ophthalmology training at University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio she realized that she wanted to return to the Alabama Gulf Coast-which she did.
Dr. Christmas enjoys her general ophthalmology practice and the wide-range of care she is able to provide for her patients. She offers basic eye exams for all ages including diabetic, macular degeneration, and glaucoma screening.
She offers a range of refractive services including contact lens fitting, PRK, and LASIK. State of the art cataractsurgery is performed in our ambulatory surgery clinic in our Fairhope office.
Dr. Christmas is currently a resident of Fairhope and stays busy in the community with her husband and three kids. Her free time is spent traveling, running and training for triathlons.