Dr. Allen Dunn is a native of Troy graduating from Charles Henderson High in 1976. He attended the University of Alabama Birmingham on an academic scholarship graduating in 3 years with honors. He then entered the School of Optometry at the University of Alabama Birmingham graduating with honors in 1983. His professional affiliations and memberships are numerous and include the American Optometric Association, Alabama Optometric Association, Southern Council of Optometrists, and Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society. Dr. Dunn currently serves as president-elect of the Alabama Optometric Association.
Dr. Dunn is happily married to his wife Gayle, an optometric technician, and together they founded Family Eye & Laser of Troy in 1984. They have overseen the growth of the practice from a small, single doctor office to one of the largest and most advanced private optometric practices in the state by providing the absolute best eye care and eyewear available. The Dunn’s have 3 children, Morgan, Betsey, and Kiley and recently celebrated the arrival of their first grandson, Gabriel. They are members of First Baptist Church of Troy where Dr. Dunn serves as a deacon.
Dr. Dunn’s professional interests include advanced contact lens designs, diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and dry eye. He is a licensed pilot and his personal interests include flying, sports, hunting and spending time with his family.