Barry Gaffney, OD, FAAO

Barry Gaffney, OD, FAAO


Primary Eye Care

Dr. Barry M. Gaffney was born and grew up in Tampa, Florida. He attended Hillsborough High School, graduating in 1969. In 1971, he received his Bachelor of Arts Degree with Honors from St. Petersburg Junior College in Clearwater, Florida.

Dr. Barry Gaffney received his undergraduate degree from the University of South Florida and then attended the School of Optometry at the University of Alabama Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama. He is a member of the Florida Optometric Association and is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry.

Dr. Barry Gaffney offers visual and ocular health services, with a special emphasis in the area of contact lenses. Dr. Barry Gaffney has offered quality eye care to the residents of Plant City for more than 30 years.


  • Phi Theta Kappa SPJC, 1971
  • Phi Kappa Phi USF, 1974
  • Outstanding Young Men of America, 1982
  • Selected Honored Member National Who’s Who, 1994-1995


Plant City Eye Clinic
2002 South Alexander Street
Plant City, FL 33563

Tel: (813) 856-2020
Fax: (813) 754-5464
Monday-Friday: 8am – 5pm

A longtime fixture to Plant City, Dr Gaffney is a fantastic eye doctor with a great team. The variety of choices for frames is excellent, too.

Neil R.

Doctor Gaffney is the best eye doctor he's courteous, very well inform about his patient, l will highly recommend it the stuff very helpful, and caring

M. B.

Dr. Barry Gaffney is the best eye doctor I have ever gone to. My son and I are with him for life.

Leon G.