Dr_John_Payne 2014Dr. Payne graduated from Clemson University magna cum laude and attended medical school at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina, where he also graduated magna cum laude. He completed postgraduate work at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, including an ophthalmology residency and vitreoretinal surgery fellowship.  Dr. Payne is board certified in ophthalmology and specializes in conditions affecting the retina.