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Have You Received Your Required CE Credits This Year?

Make Sure Your Contact Information is Up-to-Date with the State Board!

The GOA would like to remind all of its members to make sure their contact information is up-to-date with the state Board of Optometry. Because this is a relicensure year, we want to make sure everyone receives any communications from the Board in a timely manner.

The following link displays your current information: Please refer to the rule below if changes need to be made.

Rule 430-2.03 Address Changes

Each licensed optometrist shall maintain his/her current mailing address with the Board. Address changes may be submitted in writing to the Board, or license holders may update their mailing and physical addresses online at the PLB website, A current e-mail address is required and may also be updated from this site.

Job Openings

FT/PT OD Needed  

Looking for a PT/FT OD for office located in the Brookhaven area. Great pay and excellent staff. New grads welcome! Please email cv to

PT OD Needed

Associate OD needed for PT, Sundays and Mondays. Great pay, bonus, located in Peachtree City, GA. New grads welcome to apply. Please contact

Welcome New Members

  • Dr. Matthew Barrett, UAB, 3rd district
  • Dr. David Gibson, SCO, 1st district
  • Dr. Derek Black, SCO, 5th district
  • Dr. Neda Elijah, Southern California College of Optometry, 5th district
  • Dr. Melissa Keller, Pennsylvania College of Optometry, 1st district
  • Dr. Rohit Sharma, New England College of Optometry, 5th district
  • Dr. Derrick Badaracco, New York, 9th district
  • Dr. Lacy Alvarez, NOVA Southeastern, 1st district
  • Dr. Adriana Escobar, NOVA Southeastern, 4th district
  • Dr. Hae Chun, Illinois College of Optometry, 5th district
  • Dr. Jarvis Johnson, SCO, 1st district
  • Dr. Brittany Newman, Ohio State, 7th district
  • Dr. Katelyn Lohman, UAB, 7th district