William S. Mayo, DO
William S. Mayo, DO, a double board-certified ophthalmologist from Oxford, Miss., owns and operates the Mayo Eye Center in Oxford. He also serves as chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology and as a clinical instructor at the William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Hattiesburg, Miss.
Throughout his tenure, Dr. Mayo has served the AOA in many capacities, including chair of the Department of Affiliate Relations, vice chair of the Department of Educational Affairs and chair of the Council on AOA Policy. Additionally, Dr. Mayo is a past president of the Mississippi Osteopathic Medical Association.
After earning his osteopathic medical degree from what is now the Kansas City (Mo.) University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1981, Dr. Mayo completed an internship and ophthalmology residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.