Information for Patients

We want you to be well-informed as you prepare for surgery.
We have compiled some general information about preparing for and recovering from your procedure as well as a number of documents you may print and fill out ahead of time. Please bring the completed forms with you on the day of your surgery.

The mission of Tennessee Valley Eye Center is to provide ophthalmic surgical services and care to individuals consistent with their medical needs in an optimal environment for their physical, social, and psychological well-being.

Select any of the links below for more information:

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday, 6:30am to 5:00pm. After hours, please call your surgeon’s office.

Arriving at Tennessee Valley Eye Center

When you arrive at Tennessee Valley Eye Center, please park in any available space in the front of the building and come in through the door marked Entrance.

TVEC entrance
Inclement Weather
Please call Tennessee Valley Eye Center at 865-251-0338 after 5:30am on snowy days to see if we have altered our schedule for the day. Follow the prompts to the inclement weather mailbox. If you must cancel your surgery due to inclement weather, please notify us at 865-251-0338 and contact your surgeon’s office to reschedule.