Casey Lowrance, DO
Casey Lowrance, DO, completed his undergraduate degree in Music Industry and Recording Industry Management at Middle Tennessee State University in 2006. After a few years in the insurance and financial services industry, he attended and completed his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine at the Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia in 2014.
Dr. Lowrance completed an internship and residency in ophthalmology at Nova Southeastern University in Miami, Florida. Following residency, he spent another year in Miami completing a medical retina fellowship at the world renown Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami.
During his time in Miami, Dr. Lowrance participated in numerous research studies leading to publications in peer-reviewed journals, has given lectures at national meetings, and has been involved in several large clinical trials. He was very involved in several studies evaluating swept-source optical coherence tomography angiography and its efficacy in evaluating and treating retinal disease, especially macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy.
Dr. Lowrance has a passion for mission work. He has travelled to east Africa, Guatemala, Honduras, and Laos where he has provided medical care, built houses, and volunteered at orphanages. It is one of the main reasons he entered the field of medicine.
Dr. Lowrance and his family relocated to East Tennessee in 2019. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and five children, playing music, and hiking. He is also very involved with his church.