Zakiya Nicks, OD is an optometrist at the Marietta Eye Clinic.

Zakiya Nicks, O.D.



Primary Care Optometry

Ocular Disease

Ocular Surgery Co-management


Kennestone Douglasville West 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.


Primary Care Optometry
Ocular Disease


Advanced Competency in Medical Optometry (ACMO) Certification

Honors & Awards

Featured in American Optometric Association Focus, “Vision for the Underserved”, May 2014
Memphis Business Journal’s, Top Forty Under 40 Honoree
Southern College of Optometry’s Above and Beyond Award, July 2013
Tennessee Public Health Association Annual Meeting Outstanding Poster Presentation Award, 2013


Hospital-Based Primary Care Residency
Memphis Veteran Affairs Medical Center
Memphis, TN

Doctor of Optometry Degree with Honors
University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry
Birmingham, AL

Bachelor of Science, Major: Chemistry, Minor: Biology
Alcorn State University, Lorman, MS

Professional Associations

National Optometric Association
American Optometric Association

Employment Experience

Present, Marietta Eye Clinic

2015- 2018, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, North Little Rock, AR

2008-2015, Southern College of Optometry, Memphis, TN

Dr. Nicks' Main Office

Marietta Eye Clinic Kennestone Office

895 Canton Road NE (Clinic Bldg 100, Retina & Oculoplastics Bldg 200)

Marietta, GA 30060

Phone (770) 427-8111

Glasses (678) 784-0250

Contact Lenses (678) 784-0251

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday 8:00 am - 12:00 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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