Eye Care Info

Our eye doctors, surgeons and specialists are passionate about your vision. This page is an opportunity for them to share their knowledge with you through educational articles and informative videos.

We offer a full spectrum of eye doctor services for children and adults at our nine locations: Kennestone (Marietta), Windy Hill, West Cobb, Canton, Towne Lake (Woodstock), East Cobb, Douglasville, Acworth, and Paulding (Hiram-Dallas area).

Justin Wilkin, MD is an ophthalmologist and cataract surgeon at the Marietta Eye Clinic.

How Often People Age 40-54 Need Eye Exams by Justin Wilkin, MD


Your vision is fundamental to your quality of life and with proper preventative care you can give yourself every advantage possible to keep your eyes healthy and your vision clear. At various stages of your life, you need to take proactive measures to ensure your vision remains at optimal levels. Additionally, your general health status…

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Brittany McNeely, OD is an optometrist at the Marietta Eye Clinic.

4 Blinding Eye Diseases Caused by Diabetes by Brittany McNeely, OD


According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), more than 100 million adults living in the United States live with diabetes or pre-diabetes. The CDC released a report indicating 30.3 million Americans, nearly 10%, have diabetes. The report also indicated 84.1 million have prediabetes and non-treatment of prediabetes often leads to type 2 diabetes within…

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Amy Cherof, MD is a comprehensive ophthalmologist and cataract surgeon at the Marietta Eye Clinic.

4 Health Reasons to See an Ophthalmologist by Amy Cherof, MD


The board-certified ophthalmologists at the Marietta Eye Clinic and the American Academy of Ophthalmology recommend adults get a complete eye examination at age 40 to establish a baseline for key eye health measures. This baseline data helps physicians to ensure they can track the health of their patient’s eyes over the course of their adult…

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Brittany McNeely is an optometrist at the Marietta Eye Clinic.

3 Serious Reasons to Never Sleep in Your Contact Lenses by Brittany McNeely, OD


Contact lenses are truly an amazing technology bringing millions of people around the world the gift of sight, freedom from continuous use of glasses, and numerous other benefits. We love providing these benefits to patient through accurate prescriptions and the latest in lens technology where we can treat many eye disorders such as nearsightedness (myopia),…

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Allison Dublin, MD is a glaucoma and cataract specialist at the Marietta Eye Clinic.

8 Important Facts You Should Know About Glaucoma by Allison Dublin, MD


Glaucoma is a group of eye conditions which can damage your optic nerve. When the fluid produced by your body (called aqueous humor) does not drain properly, the pressure in the front part of your eyes increases. This increased pressure damages your optic nerve. Your optic nerve is vital to maintaining good vision. Glaucoma is…

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The doctors of the Marietta Eye Clinic highly recommend the Varilux X series of lenses.

Marietta Eye Doctors Recommend the Highly Researched Varilux X Series of Lenses


The ophthalmologists and optometrists at the Marietta Eye Clinic only select the highest quality glasses and contacts to recommend to their patients. The technology behind these revolutionary lenses was created through years of detailed user research. Learn how these lenses will dramatically reduce how much you have to move your head for near and intermediate…

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Puneet Panda, MD Discusses which health status changes should prompt a visit to your eye doctor.

Dr. Puneet Panda Explains Which Health Status Changes Should Prompt a Visit to Your Eye Doctor


Whether you’ve worn glasses or contacts most of your life or have never had vision problems before, the majority of people don’t think about their vision on a daily basis. Even when you do experience changes in your eyesight, they’re often gradual enough to go unnoticed. That said, having your eyes examined on a regular…

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Allison Dublin, MD discusses glaucoma and treatment options.

Allison Dublin, MD Discusses Glaucoma and Treatment Options (Video Article)


The board certified and fellowship trained glaucoma doctors at the Marietta Eye Clinic provide expert care for this serious disease. Learn in this video about the symptoms, causes, types, and treatment options for glaucoma. If you believe you are at risk for glaucoma, learn more in this video and reach out to us to make…

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Puneet Panda, MD discusses dry eye diagnosis and treatment.

Puneet Panda, MD Discusses Dry Eye Causes and Treatments (Video Article)


Dry eye syndrome affects many people and patients are often unaware that symptoms they are experiencing are indicators of dry eye. There are several very effective ways to treat this condition and bring relief. If you experience these symptoms or if you spend a lot of time in front of a computer screen, then watch…

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Monica Bratton, MD helps you understand how to know if your child needs glasses.

How Can I Know if My Child Needs Glasses by Monica Bratton, MD


Your child’s health is one of your top priorities. However, children aren’t always able to clearly communicate or realize when something is amiss. This is especially true when it comes to their eyesight. A person’s vision has a major impact on countless aspects of their daily life. That’s why it’s important to be aware of…

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