​Pediatric Ophthalmology

Adult strabismus 


Dr. Flinn grew up in Memphis and loves to serve his city. He graduated from Georgia Tech with a Bachelor's in Science and went on to get his Medical Degree at the University of TN. He is affiliated with Methodist and Lebonheur and he's had his own clinic for over 30 years where he specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology & Adult Strabismus. He is a devoted husband to his wife, father to his 2 adult children, and doting grandfather to his 3 amazing grandchildren! When he's not helping the children of the Tri-State area see clearly, he's coaching basketball for several different youth teams, cheering on the Memphis Tigers and yelling GO GRIZZ!

Meet the DOCTOR: 



A child's eyes are their windows to the world.  At Dr. Carl Flinn's office, we know how precious their sight is and we work to make sure they can clearly see the wonders of their lives.  Dr. Flinn is a pediatric ophthalmologist with over 30 years of experience and is specially trained to care for the overall health of children's eyes. 

Peepers Optical Shoppe, owned and operated by Dr. Carl Flinn, is a full-service optical dispensary that specializes in children's fashion eyewear and contact lenses at a competitive price.  Our dispensary staff is committed to making an easy transition to eyewear for both child and parent.  Offering the largest selection of quality fashion eyewear for children in the Mid-South, Peepers has over 500 child size frames in stock with brands including Nike, Lacoste, Vera Bradley, and Lilly Pulitzer.


Sarah graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and received her Masters of Science - PNP at Union University. She loves working with the children at Dr. Flinn's office and enjoys helping them with their eye health needs. She has lived in the Memphis area with her husband since 2010. She is the proud mother of 2 young girls and a die-hard Arizona Cardinals fan!