Mark Dickinson, OD is an optometrist at the Marietta Eye Clinic.

Mark Dickinson, O.D.



Primary Care Optometry

Ocular Surgery Co-management Specialty Contact Lenses


East Cobb

The ophthalmologists and optometrists of the Marietta Eye Clinic each chose to join this practice because of a common philosophy, providing the highest quality patient care possible. Marietta Eye doctors are the experts in their fields, the top graduates in their educational and training programs, and deeply compassionate health care providers. The physicians and optometrists here research and provide the latest technology for their patients, listen intently to their patient’s needs, and ensure they have the highest quality support and surgical staff available. We invite you to explore the credentials and personality of our doctors on this page. Thank you for considering the Marietta Eye Clinic.


Dr. Dickinson works with specialty contact lenses and has extensive experience with Geriatric patients. He is part of the Geriatric Eye Group, a group of Optometrists and Ophthalmologists who treat patients in skilled nursing, rehabilitation, and assisted-living centers across Georgia.


Licensed to practice Optometry in the State of Georgia.
Licensed to practice Optometry in the State of Florida.

Honors & Awards

Past Trustee for the Georgia Optometric Association
Past President of the Georgia Optometric Association
Lecturer on Geriatric In-Patient Eye Care


University of Georgia B.S. Biology 1978
Athens, Georgia

University of Alabama at Birmingham
School of Optometry O.D. 1984
Birmingham, Alabama

Professional Associations

American Optometric Association
Georgia Optometric Association
Southern Council of Optometrists
Metro Atlanta Optometric Association

Leadership Experience

President: Metro Atlanta Optometric Association 1987-1988
Trustee: Georgia Optometric Association 1988-1992

Community Service

Developed a program with Good Samaritan to provide eye exams to children and battered women in shelters with a Grant from the Helen Keller Foundation. Also participates in student health fairs and health fairs for various service organizations.

Employment Experience

Marietta Eye Clinic – Sept 2012 – present.
Private Practice in Marietta, Georgia; 1984 to present.
Developed Geriatric Eye Group: Group practice of optometrists and ophthalmologists providing inpatient eye care to residents of long term care facilities throughout Georgia.
Founding Member of Adairsville Eye Associates Optometry and Ophthalmology group practice in Adairsville, Georgia. Affiliated with Floyd Medical Center in Rome, Georgia.
Founding member of Georgia Eye Group.

Personal Interests

Dr. Dickinson has run in 43 Peachtree Road races in a row. He also enjoys working on scuba boat charters and completed the
Iron Man Triathalon in 2017. He has two children, one daughter and one son, and has practiced in the East Cobb area for close to 33 years.

Dr. Dickinson's Main Office

Marietta Eye Clinic East Cobb Office

3939 Roswell Road, Suite 100

Marietta, GA 30062

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Extended hours may be available.

News & Events


Upcoming Event: May 4, 2019 – Community Recycling

Go GREEN with MEC! Saturday, May 4th Marietta Eye Clinic will be holding a fun community recycling event from 12:00 – 3:00pm Kennestone location – 895 Canton Road, Marietta, GA 30060 This is a fundraiser event for MEC’s purple cross, a program that benefits employees in need.  Come join us for recycling and community fun!…


Marietta Eye Clinic Supports the Foundation Fighting Blindness

Vision Walk Event Sponsorship Brings Needed Funds for Disease Research MARIETTA, GA April 9, 2019 – Marietta Eye Clinic, one of Georgia’s largest and most comprehensive eye care practices, is pleased to announce the practice’s support for the 2019 Atlanta Vision Walk fundraising event in Atlanta, Georgia. The event raised funds for the Foundation Fighting…


Marietta Eye Clinic Awarded “Best of Cobb”

Cobb Life Magazine’s Annual Competition Awards MEC as Best Eye Care Group   MARIETTA, GA April 2, 2019 – Marietta Eye Clinic, one of Georgia’s largest and most comprehensive eye care practices, is pleased to announce the latest achievement earned by one of Cobb County’s most established ophthalmology and optometry group practices. Cobb Life Magazine…

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