Charlotte eye doctor Michael Watt, O.D.

Caring Eye Doctor & Comprehensive Eyecare

Dr. Watt is from Mooresville and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Cell/Molecular Biology from Appalachian State University and then went on to the Ohio State University College of Optometry to obtain his Doctor of Optometry.

During his free time he enjoys playing golf and soccer, spending time with family and friends, and being outdoors.


During his time at Ohio State he gained extensive experience in ocular disease management, contact lens fitting, binocular vision/pediatric eye care, and low vision services.

He also served on the Board of Trustees for the American Optometric Student Association from 2015-2017. He was also an active member in several clubs including serving as President of Sports Vision Club, Epsilon Psi Epsilon professional fraternity, and Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric honor society.

He is an active member of the North Carolina Optometric Society and the American Optometric Association.


  • Ohio State University College of Optometry
  • Appalachian State University


  • North Carolina

Association and Involvements

  • North Carolina Optometric Society Piedmont District Grassroots Committee member
  • North Carolina Optometric Society Young OD Committee member
  • American Optometric Association member
  • Past AOSA Board of Trustee member
  • Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society
  • Past President of Sports Vision Club
  • Epsilon Psi Epsilon Professional Fraternity member