Amy Estes

Assistant Professor

Amy Estes

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Ophthalmology

  • (706) 721-1160
  • BA 2723


  • MD, Medicine Ohio State University Collegeo, 2007

  • BS, Biology/Biological Sciences, G Davidson College, 2003


  • American Board of Ophthalmology 2013

  • PHY Georgia Composite Medical Brd, 2013

  • State medical license North Carolina Medical Board, 2011

Awards & Honors

  • MCG Exemplary Teaching Award Medical College of Georgia, 2016

  • Clinical Excellence Award The Ohio State University College of Medicine, 2007

  • Magna Cum Laude with Honors The Ohio State University College of Medicine, 2007

  • Ohio Department of Aging Award Ohio Department of Aging, 2007

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society The Ohio State University College of Medicine, 2006

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • ROPH 5000

  • OPTH 5001

    Ophthalmology Externship
  • OPTH 5002

    Opthalmology Rsch Elect
  • PHAS 5133



Selected Recent Publications

  • Molecular and Histopathological Changes Associated with Keratoconus, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Epibulbar Plasmacytoma Masquerading as Subconjunctival Hemorrhage in a Patient with Multiple Myeloma, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Management of Ocular Inflammation Following Routine Cataract Surgery: Topical Corticosteroid (prednisolone) vs. Topical Non-steroidal (bromfenac), 2011
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Parent Perceptions of Nutritional Issues During Their Child's Treatment for Cancer, 2006
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Professional Service

  • Georgia Society of Ophthalmology 2016 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Medical Associates Ways and Means Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Augusta University Health OR Committee 2014 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member