Jennifer B. Ledford, O.D.

Johnson City, Bristol, TN, Kingsport, TN

Dr. Ledford was born and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas and moved to East Tennessee in 2009.  She married her husband Jeff in 2009 and they have a beautiful daughter Addison and a son Noah.


Attended Stephen F. Austin State University and received a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Chemistry.  She then attended Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University and graduated in 2009.  Her externships included working at the VA in Johnson City, TN

Work History:

She joined Dr. Carlson in 2014. Previous to working with Dr. Carlson, she worked in private practice in Tennessee and Virginia.


American Optometric Association (AOA), TN Association of Optometric Physicians (TAOP), Northeast Tennessee Society of Optometric Physicians (NETOP), Lonesome Pine Optometric Association, Virginia Optometric Association, Bristol TN/VA Junior League.


Includes spending time with family and friends, being outdoors, reading, cooking, and knitting/crochet