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John L. Pendergrass, M.D.

John L. Pendergrass, M.D. is a native of Clarksdale, Mississippi.  He graduated from Delta State College and received his medical degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center.  He served in the U.S. Air Force as a Flight Surgeon at DaNang Air Base in Vietnam and received the Air Medal.  He completed his Ophthalmology residency at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas.  Dr. Pendergrass is a past president of the Mississippi Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Association and the South Mississippi Medical Society.  He is a Dipolmat of the American Board of Ophthalmology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.  Dr. Pendergrass is an avid Ironman Triathlete and author, publishing his first book, Against The Odds in 2013.  He joined Green Eye Institute in 1975.