A Practice Dedicated To Excellent Patient Care
At Fillmore Eye Clinic our high standards of quality care and dedication to patient satisfaction are evident from the moment you walk through our doors. We provide state of the art care in a warm comfortable atmosphere, with knowledgeable experienced doctors and staff.
There are many things to consider when choosing the right care for you and your family. At Fillmore Eye Clinic, our team of highly trained and experienced medical experts offer customers excellent care, using the latest technology, and the highest quality products.
Our staff is second to none and ready to provide comprehensive eye care. We offer Laser Vision Correction (LASIK, LASEK, PRK), cataract surgery, glaucoma surgery, diabetic eye exams, corneal surgery, contact lens fitting, routine eye exams, and low vision services.
Thank you for trusting us with the care of your eyes.
Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, Dr. Parley Fillmore has provided comprehensive eye care for Southern New Mexico since August 2009. He received his Bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University. He then completed his M.D. and Ph.D in Pathobiology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He also received his certificate of Business Administration while in Illinois. Dr. Fillmore completed his internship at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Indianapolis, IN and his Residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Iowa.
He has been the recipient of many honors and awards, and has presented his work at national and international conferences. He has published many articles in scientific, peer-reviewed journals, including his most recent work on lamellar corneal transplantation.
Dr. Fillmore and his wife, Amy, have nine children, and enjoy living in Southern New Mexico. He is available for appointments in Alamogordo, Las Cruces, Deming and T or C.
Certified by the New Mexico Board of Optometry, Dr. Brandon C. Hicks received his undergraduate degree in Health Science from Brigham University- Idaho. He graduated with honors from The Ohio State University College of Optometry. He completed his residency at The Department of Veterans Affairs Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah. This residency also included fitting specialty contact lenses at the Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah Hospital.
His areas of interest are ocular disease and contact lenses. Dr. Hicks specializes in medically treating and managing patients with cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic disease, and other infections or diseases of the eye. He specializes in fitting contact lenses on patients with high or abnormal amounts of astigmatism, dry eyes, keratoconus, ocular trauma, and corneal transplant. He is trained in the most recent and state of the art contact lens technology to help his patients obtain the best vision possible.
Dr. Hicks is a member of the American Optometric Association, the American Academy of Optometry, and Beta Sigma Kappa optometry honor society. He resides in Las Cruces and loves spending time with his beautiful wife and children. His primary office is in Las Cruces and he also travels to Alamogordo and Deming.
Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology Dr. J. Roger Hall is a graduate of the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. He completed his internship at the United State Naval Hospital in Newport Rhode Island, and completed his Residency and fellowship training at the University of Indiana. He was a participant in a fellowship in California with Dr. Robert M. Sinskey, one of the founding fathers of modern phacoemulsification cataract and intra-ocular lens implant surgery.
Dr. Hall maintained a solo referral practice of ophthalmology for 25 years in Wichita, Kansas, has performed well over 7,000 ocular surgeries, and is a member of the American Board of Ophthalmology. He has several scientific publications as well as chapters in ophthalmology textbooks. He has lectured and demonstrated surgical techniques at the state, national and international level.
Dr. Hall joined the Alamogordo Eye Clinic, Inc. team in November 2001. His home office is in Las Cruces but has branch office hours in Alamogordo.
Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, Dr. Michael Margolis received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin in Electrical Engineering. He then went to the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston for his M.D. Dr. Margolis completed his internship in Internal Medicine at Stony Brook Medical Center and did his ophthalmology residency in Nassau University Medical Center where he also served as a chief.
After residency Dr. Margolis did a year of a research fellowship at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute working on lipidomics for new treatments of glaucoma. Dr. Margolis has done extensive clinical work with Optical Coherence Tomography and has multiple pending publications. Dr. Margolis has also been asked to take part in writing a book chapter.
Dr. Margolis grew up in El Paso, TX. His hobbies include exploring different areas of New Mexico and playing the viola.
Certified by the New Mexico Board of Optometry, Dr. Jerom Nelson received his Doctor of Optometry degree from Pacific University in Forest Grove, OR. After graduation, he served in the United States Air Force as Chief of Optometric Services at Holloman Air Force Base from 2013-2016. Upon completion of his Air Force commitment, Dr. Nelson joined the Fillmore Eye Clinic to continue providing excellent comprehensive eye care for the military members and residents here in southern New Mexico.
Dr. Nelson’s areas of interest are ocular disease and routine eye care, including contact lens exams. He specializes in low vision exams by providing the most technologically advanced magnification devices for patients who suffer from visually debilitating conditions, such as macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and other diseases of the eye. Dr. Nelson is dedicated to providing the most advanced eye care available to help his patients obtain the best vision possible.
Dr. Nelson is a member of the American Optometric Association, and the New Mexico Optometric Association. He resides in Alamogordo with his wife and three children. He enjoys playing guitar, golfing, and exploring New Mexico with his family. Dr. Nelson is available for appointments in the Alamogordo and Ruidoso offices.