Dr. Nawas & Staff
Dr. Wally Nawas
Dr. Wally Nawas grew up in Monroe, Louisiana. After graduating high school, he enlisted in the United States Air Force for four years. After his honorable discharge, Dr. Nawas obtained his Bachelor of Science degree from The University of Southern Mississippi where he received highest honors. He returned to Louisiana to attend medical school at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center at Shreveport. He then completed a one-year Internal Medicine internship as well as a three-year Ophthalmology residency at LSUHSC-Shreveport.
Dr. Nawas and his wife, Jennifer, reside in Bossier City. They have three children: Caroline; Jake; and Zach. Caroline is a 2008 graduate of Airline High School, a 2012 graduate of LSU Baton Rouge, and a 2014 graduate of ULL. She and her husband, Joel live in Lafayette, Louisiana. Jake is a 2012 graduate of Airline High School and lives in Nashville, Tennessee where he is pursuing a career in music - both writing and singing. Zach attends Airline High School and is currently in his junior year. Dr. Nawas and his family love the Bossier area and look forward to their continued involvement in the community.
Board Certification & Memberships
- Board Certified - American Board of Ophthalmology
- Member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
- Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
- Member of the Louisiana State Medical Society
Stacey – Administrator, Certified Ophthalmic Assistant
Stacey has been with Bossier Eye Institute since 2009. She has worked in optometry and ophthalmology for 20 years. Stacey lives in Shreveport with her husband Brad and together they have four children - a daughter and three sons! In her spare time, Stacey enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, and LSU Football. GEAUX TIGERS!!!
Jennifer – Financial Manager, B.A., M.S.
Jennifer opened the clinic with her husband, Dr. Wally Nawas, in 2004. Jennifer managed the office for five years before hiring an office manager. She continues to work in the office part-time handling financial matters and accounting. Jennifer is currently in school working on her master's degree in counseling. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends as well as being involved in her childrens' schools and church activities.
Windy – Surgery Coordinator/Administrative Assistant
Windy has been with Bossier Eye Institute since 2008. She has worked in ophthalmology for the last nine years. Windy lives in Bossier with her two children. In her spare time, Windy loves to watch her son and daughter grow, travel, go camping, go hiking, exercise, and try new (and old) restaurants!
Mallory – Front Office Coordinator
Mallory has been with Bossier Eye Institute since 2010. She has worked in ophthalmology for the last eight years. Mallory lives in Shreveport with her two daughters. In her spare time, Mallory enjoys cooking (which she does very well) and spending time with family and friends.
Cathy – Certified Ophthalmic Technician, LPN, COSA
Cathy has been with Bossier Eye Institute since 2004. She has been an LPN for 38 years and has worked exclusively in ophthalmology for 30 years. Cathy lives in Haughton with her husband. She has a daughter, who has blessed her with 2 granddaughters and one grandson. She also has 3 sons, which makes it hard to keep the pantry full! In her spare time, Cathy loves to travel and read romance novels.
Lise – Optician, ABOC
Lise has been with Bossier Eye Institute since 2006 but has enjoyed working in ophthalmology for 22 years. Lise lives in Haughton with her three children and many pets. In her spare time, Lise enjoys art, music, sewing, theatre, gardening, and reading.