Dr. N. Ron Melton OD | Eye Care, Optical & Contacts | Southpark
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Dr. N. Ron Melton is an optometrist who specializes in eye exams & routine eye care and optical & contacts in Charlotte, NC. He received his undergraduate degree from Greensboro College and his medical degree from the Integrated Biological Sciences Pennsylvania College of Optometry. He became an adjunct faculty member of the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1981. He also served as a captain in the US Army as a clinical optometrist at Hawley Army Hospital. In 1999 he received a second undergraduate degree from UNC School of Medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Optometry, the American Optometric Association, the North Carolina Optometric Association, and the Optometric Glaucoma Society.

Dr. Melton practices in our SouthPark (6035 Fairview Road, Charlotte, NC) office. To make an appointment with him, call 704-295-3000. You can also request an appointment online or through myCEENTAchart.

Education & Fellowship

Biology and Business Administration from Greensboro College, 1977

UNC School of Medicine, clinical honors, 1999

Doctor of Optometry
Integrated Biological Sciences Pennsylvania College of Optometry, 1979

Adjunct Faculty
Pennsylvania College of Optometry, 1981

Served as a Captain in the US Army as a clinical optometrist at Hawley Army Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana

Associations & Memberships

Member of:
- American Academy of Optometry
- American Optometric Association
- North Carolina Optometric Association
- Optometric Glaucoma Society


Authored and co-authored more than 100 articles on eye diseases and eye care for peer reviewed journals and magazines.

Appointed to the Editorial Boards of:
- Optometric Physician Newsletter
- Primary Cary Optometry News
- Investigator or co-investigator on more than 50 clinical research activities

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