Southern Eye Group is home to some of Alabama, Florida, and Mississippi’s most experienced and trusted eye doctors. Our practice offers an array of services performed by our optometrists and ophthalmologists at our 6 locations across the AL, FL, and MS Coast. We are honored to have Dr. Taylor Wolkart join our team as our newest optometrist. 

Professional Background

Dr. Taylor Wolkart was raised in Denham Spring, Louisiana, just outside of Baton Rouge. In 2016, he earned his undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences from Louisiana State University. He, then completed his optometric education at the University of Missouri – St. Louis where he received his doctorate degree with honors in 2021. Dr. Wolkart is starting his optometric career with Southern Eye Group and has a special interest in specialty contact lenses as well as treating and managing ocular disease. 


In his spare time, Dr. Wolkart enjoys spending his time with his wife, Tiffany and their 2 dogs, Charlie and Macy. He is an avid outdoorsman that enjoys spending his time hunting and fishing as well as playing a round of golf.

Patient and Practice Philosophy

Dr. Wolkart believes the profession of optometry gives him the opportunity to make a difference in someone’s life every day. Whether he is helping someone achieve a level of vision that they previously thought impossible or catching a life-threatening condition, he can always go home with a sense of fulfillment. He also believes optometry is one of the few professions where there is the opportunity to develop a lifelong relationship with patients!  

Schedule an Appointment!

To continue reading about Dr. Taylor Wolkart, visit his optometrist page on our website. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Wolkart, contact us today! He will be seeing patients in our Spanish Fort location. Dr. Wolkart and ALL of our doctors are committed to giving you the best care you deserve!