Our Eye Doctors
Let Us Introduce You To The Leading Eye Care Team in GeorgiaOur eye care professionals specialize in understanding how the human eye really works, as well as diseases and conditions that affect your vision—many of which do not always have obvious symptoms. Eye doctors know how age and risk factors affect vision over time for young and old, and they understand the benefits and features of corrective lenses, both as eyeglass lenses and contact lenses.
Our optometrists take the time to explain the results of your eye exam, describe your options and listen to your eye care needs.
Meet our Georgia Eye Doctors:
Dr. Bruce Reid has been practicing next to LensCrafters since 1987 when he opened his first two eye care offices at Northlake Mall and Lenox Square. Since that time he has owned and operated nine independent doctor offices next to LensCrafters. His current offices are located at The Mall of Georgia in Buford and Town Center at Cobb in Kennesaw.
Dr. Reid received his Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1986. He is fully credentialed to practice full scope optometry including general eye care, contact lenses, and diagnosis and treatment of eye disease. Dr. Reid completed his externship training in contact lenses and eye disease at the Charleston Naval Hospital Optometry/Ophthalmology clinics and at a large contact lens specialty practice in Charleston, SC. His undergraduate studies were done at Allegheny College in Meadville, Pennsylvania where he earned a B.S. in Physics.
Born and raised in Wilmington, Delaware, Dr. Reid moved to the south for the warmer weather. On his days off he enjoys playing golf, jogging, and spending time with his wife (LeeAnn) and their two daughters (Jenna and Jessica). He has lived near Acworth since 1988.
Dr. Mohamed grew up in Toronto, Canada and attended the University of Toronto where she obtained an Honors Degree in Biological Sciences. She received her Doctorate of Optometry degree from the Southern College of Optometry located in Memphis, TN in 2002--graduating Magna Cum Laude. While at Southern College of Optometry, she was the president of the Beta Sigma Kappa Honors Society and an active member of S.V.O.S.H. (Student Volunteers in Optometric Services to Humanity) where she participated in two mission trips to Costa Rica to provide eye examinations and eyeglasses to those less fortunate. She completed her clinical rotations at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Albuquerque, NM and at Coastal Vision Center in Fernandina Beach, FL. Upon graduation she moved to Kennesaw, GA where she joined Dr. Bruce E. Reid & Associates. Dr. Mohamed enjoys practicing family care optometry and specializes in fitting specialty contact lenses.
Dr. Mohamed has resided in Kennesaw since her move here in 2002. She is married and has two young boys. In her spare time she loves to spend time with her family and friends and loves to travel around the world. She also enjoys cooking and running.
Dr. Ahmadpour grew up in East Lansing Michigan. She moved to Georgia in 2000 and attended the University of Georgia where she received a degree in interdisciplinary Biological sciences. She received her Doctorate of Optometry from InterAmerican University of Puerto Rico in Bayamon, Puerto Rico in 2011. While in school, she was an active member of VOSH (Volunteer Optometric Society to Humanity) and learned to speak Spanish fluently. Dr. Ahmadpour is an active member of the American Optometric Association and the Georgia Optometric Association.
Dr. Ahmadpour enjoys spending time with her family and friends during her spare time and watching the food network and going to the gym.
Dr. Unsworth grew up in Marietta, GA and attended the University of Georgia where she graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. She also received her Doctorate of Optometry from the University of Alabama in Birmingham. While at U.A.B., Dr. Unsworth was an active member as well as Treasurer of the Beta Sigma Kappa academic honor society.
Dr. Unsworth specializes in contact lens and family practice optometry and is committed to providing the highest quality eye care. She is a member of the American Optometric Association and Georgia Optometric Association. She currently resides in Dacula with her husband and two children. She loves spending time with her friends and family as well as traveling, reading and watching movies.
Dr. Derrick Badaracco grew up most of his life in the greater Pittsburgh area. In high school he suffered a series of concussions greatly affecting his visual system. Luckily his issues were diagnosed and treated by a local optometrist. This experience motivated Dr. Badaracco to pursue a career in Optometry. After receiving a biology degree at the Pennsylvania State University, he attended the State University of New York College of Optometry in Manhattan. Prior to coming to Atlanta, Dr. Badaracco practiced full scope optometry in Northern Virginia. Dr. Badaracco enjoys all areas of optometry, including diagnosing and treating patients with binocular issues, pediatrics, ocular diseases, foreign body removal, as well as fitting standard and custom contact lenses and providing comprehensive eye care.
When not providing care for his patients, Dr. Badaracco enjoys spending time with his friends and family, staying as active as possible, and going on extensive hikes with his dog, Nevus.
Dr. David Chao was born and raised in Woodstock, GA. He attended Woodstock Elementary School, Woodstock Middle School and Woodstock High School. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Lee University in Cleveland, TN. He then received his Doctorate of Optometry from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL. While in Optometry school, he served as Class President and was a member of Fellowship of Christian Optometrists. Dr. Chao completed his externship training in Ocular Disease at Omni Eye Services in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Chao is certified in the Treatment and Management of Ocular Disease, and his practice interests include treating glaucoma and other ocular diseases, fitting contact lenses and primary family eye care. Dr. Chao is a member of the Georgia Optometric Association.
Dr. Chao enjoys spending time with his family, hiking, backpacking, mountain biking and wakesurfing on Lake Allatoona. He and his wife recently celebrated the birth of their first child. Dr. Chao is excited to be serving his hometown community as the primary Optometrist at our Woodstock office at The Outlet Shoppes at Atlanta.
Dr. Huda Minhas is originally from Toronto, Canada. She earned an Honors Degree in Bachelor of Science majoring in Biology and Mathematics. She attended the Inter American University School of Optometry (IAUPR) in Puerto Rico, and earned her Doctor of Optometry in 2014. Her clinical experience includes ocular disease internships at leading ophthalmology sites in Miami and Orlando. She also completed a private practice internship in Duluth, Georgia. While attending IAUPR, Dr. Minhas was vice-president of the Orientation Committee, student liaison for the College of Optometrists in Vision Development, and directed videos for Optometric Management. Her practice interests include primary eye care, pediatrics, contact lenses, and the management and treatment of glaucoma and other ocular diseases. Dr. Minhas is proficient in Spanish, and Urdu. She is excited to be a part of the practice and strives to deliver quality care for her patients.