DOCTORS / STAFF

Doctors
Douglas Marx, MD
J.Y. Massey, MD
Kari Priborsky, OD

Friendly Experienced Staff
Our staff is highly qualified to ensure the best possbile care.

 

    

Douglas Marx, MD
Dr. Douglas Marx is a board certified ophthalmologist.
His college education and medical training was in
Louisiana with internship and residency in California.

Practicing medicine at Sneed Eye Associates in Mountain Home, Arkansas since 1987, Dr. Marx has performed
thousands of surgeries and continues to provide excellent
eye care for the residents of Twin Lakes area.

Cataract Surgery
Glaucoma Surgery & Care
Cornea Treatment
Diabetic Eye Disease Treatment

Dr. Marx and his wife, Dawn, raised four sons in Mountain Home. He enjoys hunting, traveling, and outdoor activities.

Ophthalmology Residency
Naval Hospital, Oakland, CA.

Internship
Naval Hospital, San Diego, CA.

Medical School
LSU Medical Center, New Orleans, Louisiana

Undergraduate Study
McNeese State University, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Certification
American Board of Ophthalmology

Memberships
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
Arkansas Ophthalmological Society
Arkansas Medical Society
Baxter County Medical Society

Military Service
Retired Navy Captain - 35 years active and reserve duty

 

J. Y. Massey, MD
Dr. J.Y. Massey began his medical practice in Mountain Home, Arkansas by joining ophthalmologist John W. Sneed, M.D. in 1974. Dr. Sneed founded the Sneed Eye Clinic in 1966.

The clinic was renamed the Sneed-Massey Eye Clinic in 1976. To honor of Dr. Sneed's retirement, the clinic
adopted the original name again, Sneed Eye Clinic, in 1985.

Dr. Massey sold the clinic to Dr. Marx in 1989, but continues to practice ophthalmology at Sneed Eye Associates on a part-time basis.

Ophthalmology Residency
University of Arkansas Medical Center, Little Rock

Internship
University of Arkansas Medical Center, Little Rock

Medical School
LSU Medical Center, New Orleans, Louisiana

Graduate Study
Master's in Pharmacology, University of Arkansas Medical Center, Little Rock

Undergraduate Study
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Certification
American Board of Ophthalmology

Memberships
Society of Sigma XI
Baxter County Medical Society, President, 1977

Awards
Southern Medical Association Residency Research Grant, 1973
Arkansas Outstanding Young Man Award, Greater Little Rock
Jaycees, 1973

Academic Positions
Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Arkansas Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology, 1974 to present.

Military History
Lt. Colonel, United States Air Force (Retired); Consulting
Ophthalmologist, Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, 1984-1993

Hospital Positions
Baxter Regional Medical Center, Mountain Home, Arkansas. Active Staff, 1974 to 1993.
Courtesy Staff 1998-2008
Consulting Staff 2008 to present.
Chief of Staff, 1978, 1979.
Baptist Memorial Hospital, Hardy, Arkansas, Consulting Staff,
1981 to 1993.
Little Rock Air Force Base Hospital, Consulting Staff, 1984 to 1993.

 

Kari Priborsky, OD
Born and raised in Cotter, Arkansas, Optometrist, Kari Priborsky, earned her optometry degree at the University
of Missouri - St. Louis.

Her specialty is hard to fit contact lens patients.

She offers late appointments on Wednesday and
appointments on Saturday mornings.

Dr. Priborsky lives in Mountain Home, is married and has 2 children.

Education
Cotter High School (Valedictorian), 1987-1991
Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, 1991-1995 (B.S. Zoology)
North Arkansas Community College, Summer 1998
University of MO-St. Louis School of Optometry, MO, 1995-1999

Externships
Missouri Eye Institute, St. Louis, MO, Summer 1998
Scott Air Force Base, Bellville, IL, Fall 1998
Becherer, Becherer, & Associates, Bellville, IL, Winter 1998
O' Donnell Eye Institute, St. Louis, MO, Spring 1999

 

 

 

 

 

 

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