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Doctors & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Specialty Eyecare of South Arkansas the leading provider of vision care products and services in Monticello.

20080425_Office_2595-2Dr. James L. Price, Jr.


Ouachita Baptist University, B.S., Biology, 1970

Southern College of Optometry, O.D., 1974

Graduate work in Ocular Pharmacology, Pennsylvania College

of Optometry, 1978 (DPA) 1986 (TPA)


Solo Private Practice, Monticello, 1974-Present

Arkansas Optometric Association:

President, 1993-94

Board of Directors, 7 years

Liaison to OOGP 1995-99

American Optometric Association:

Member 1974–Present

Convention Delegate 1993

South West Council of Optometry:

Board of Trustees 1994-2000

Secretary Treasure 2000-2001

Exhibit Chairman 2000-2001

Vice President 2001-2002

President 2003-2004


Monticello Kiwanis Club, Distinguished president 1983-84

Monticello Optimist Club

Monticello Park Commission, 1976-2003, Chairman, 1978-83

Ouachita Baptist University Development Council, 1982-Present

Ouachita Baptist University Board of Trustees, 1984-89

First Baptist Church, Deacon Chairman, 1983-84

Born: October 31, 1947, Pine Bluff, Arkansas

Married to the former Cheri Attwood, 1970-Present

Two Children: Misti & Courtney

One Grandchild: Saylor