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What's New with the GOA

GOA to Partner with the VSP Mobile Eye Clinic on August 13-16

The Georgia Optometric Association is trying to help local kids improve their academic performance by providing them with access to free eye exams and a free pair of eyeglasses. The association is partnering with the VSP Mobile Eye Clinic from August 13-16 at two schools in Cobb County. There is no charge to the student, the family or the school.

The GOA is in need of optometrist volunteers to provide eye exams to these students.

If you are interested in participating register HERE or contact Hannah Oberholtzer at the GOA office ( or Community Health Committee Chairs Drs. Joe Rouw and Nadira Shadeed.

Job Openings

FT OD Needed

Well established practice looking for OD in Commerce, GA. Available immediately Mon - Fri. Send resume to or call 706-540-9461.

FT/PT OD Needed

OD position available (FT/PT). Fully equipped retail office with Marco equipment, OPD, digital phoropters, OCT, Oculus, and Optomap. Very desirable location in Atlanta with friendly and knowledgeable staff. Offering competitive pay, bonus and benefits. Please send resume and inquiries at

Welcome New Members

  • Dr. Michael Roberts, Greater Atlanta District
  • Dr. Samantha McIntosh, Greater Atlanta District
  • Dr. Mohamed Eid, Greater Atlanta District
  • Dr. Julia Harrison, 2nd District
  • Dr. Lashaundra Dangerfield, 9th District
  • Dr. Julie Poteet, Greater Atlanta District