Dr. Edward Penick, III, MD
Dr. Edward Penick, III was born and raised in Little Rock. After graduating from Little Rock Central High, Dr. Penick received his bachelor’s degree in biology from Davidson College in North Carolina. He received his medical degree from the University of Arkansas College of Medicine in Little Rock and completed his ophthalmology residency at the University of Missouri – Kansas City.
Dr. Penick is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in LASIK and cataract surgery. He sees patients for medical and routine eye exams, glasses and contact lenses. Dr. Penick performs premium intraocular lens implantation, laser eye surgery including PTK to remove superficial corneal scars, strabismus (eye muscle surgery), and eyelid procedures such as blepharoplasty.
Dr. Penick is married to another Little Rock native, Jill Irwin, and they have three children. Aside from spending quality time with his family, he serves as medical director of a local charity eye clinic, Shepherd’s Hope. His interests include golf, fly fishing, hunting and coaching his children’s sports teams.