Pediatric/ Strabismus Surgeons
Cornea and External Disease Surgeons
Certified Orthoptic Technicians
Dr. Nassar is originally from Nova Scotia, Canada. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree with honors from Acadia University. He went on to the State University of New York School of Optometry to complete a Masters of Vision Science degree. He then went to Meharry Medical College where he received his Doctor of Medicine degree and graduated on the dean’s list with clinical honors in 5 rotations.
The following year Dr. Nassar finished his internship at Metro Nashville General Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee, and then went on to Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit where he completed his specialty training in ophthalmology.
He founded Eye Specialists of Georgia in 2004. He was appointed to the South Fulton Medical Center Staff in 2004 and has privileges at Atlanta Medical Center. Dr. Nassar performs LASIK in Dunwoody and Stockbridge.
Dr. Nassar is an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Medical Association, and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.
Dr. Manno is originally from New York. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Rutgers University and then earned a Masters degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He went on to obtain his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Buffalo School of Medicine.
Dr. Manno served his internship and specialty training in ophthalmology at St. Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center. He was Chief of the Metropolitan Hospital Department of Ophthalmology from 1980 - 1982 and Metropolitan Hospital Chief of Staff from 1990 - 1992.
Dr. Manno is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and has been accepted for membership in the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Georgia Society of Ophthalmology, Medical Association of Atlanta, and the Medical Association of Georgia.
Dr. Nguyen is a native of Memphis, Tennessee. She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with Honors from Christian Brothers University and then went on to Southern College of Optometry where she received her Doctor of Optometry degree. Following her Doctorate degree, Dr. Nguyen completed a year of residency training in Ocular Disease at Clayton Eye Center.
During her training, she has received many clinical honors and has spent a considerable amount of time volunteering to give back to the community she serves. She started her career as an ophthalmic technician and has not changed her focus which is to provide excellent patient care.
Dr. Nguyen is an active member of the American Optometric Association, the Georgia Optometric Association, and the Greater Atlanta Optometric Association. She is bilingual in English and Vietnamese and is available to see patients in both the Atlanta and Riverdale offices. Dr. Nguyen resides in Atlanta and enjoys outdoor activities.
Dr. King is the newest physician to join our team at Eye Specialists of Georgia. Native to New York City, Dr King obtained her bachelor degree in Biology and Comparative Literature from the State University of New York at Binghamton in 1998. She continued on to the State University of New York School of Optometry where she received her Doctor of Optometry degree in 2002. While at SUNY Optometry she rotated through West Point Keller Army Hospital and Veterans Medical Center in Northport to fine tune her clinical skills in ocular disease and contact lenses.
Following her doctorate degree Dr. King worked for a private practice in Connecticut for two years. For the next seven years she was the senior associate at Moscot Eyecare in Manhattan where she served celebrity clientele until her departure to Atlanta in 2011. She specializes in dry eye, computer vision syndrome, and contact lens fitting, especially for those difficult cases and patients that have experienced previous failures. She is an active member of the American Optometric Association and Georgia Optometric Association.
Dr. King lives near Grant Park with her husband David, a technologist, and their son Peter. In her free time Dr King loves exploring Atlanta with her family. She speaks fluent Korean and conversational Spanish.
Chief Operations Officer
Denise Alexander, OCS, CPAR
Customer Service Specialist
Christina Soukhavong, OSC
Stefanie Howell, LDO, ABO, NCLE
Marisela McNeal, COA
Back Office Manager
Surgical Scheduling Manager
Meghan Murray, COA
Pilar Krndzija, COA
Paula Shinholster, OSC COA