Dr. Robert C. Mills Jr. earned his undergraduate degree from UNC-Chapel Hill in 1977. He then graduated the Physician’s Assistant program at Chapel Hill in 1979. He practiced for 7 years as a Physician’s Assistant until deciding to return to Optometry school and become an eye doctor. Dr. Mills earned his Doctor of Optometry at Southern College of Optometry in 1989. Dr. Mills has since been serving Williamston and the surrounding areas for 25 years. Dr. Mills is a past examiner for the North Carolina Board of Optometry. He is currently a member of the board of health for Martin, Tyrell, and Washington counties. He is also a member of the American Optometric Association and the North Carolina State Optometric Society. He is now a practicing optometrist in Williamston, NC along with Dr. Scott Matthews at the Williamston Clarity Vision location.