Our team of dedicated eye health professionals are here to serve you. We combine extensive knowledge in the field of optometry with a passion for helping people solve their vision problems. It is our goal to create a friendly and professional atmosphere that you can rely on for all of your eye health needs.

Kelley Dasinger, OD, FAAO

Dr. Kelley is from Fayetteville, GA. She graduated from the University of Georgia in 2006 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology. She graduated with her doctorate from the UAB in 2010. She then pursued a residency in Pediatrics and Vision Therapy at SCO. Upon completion of the residency, she joined the faculty at SCO as a Clinical Instructor.

Dr. Kelley’s special optometric interests include: general eye care, pediatrics, vision therapy, contact lens care (especially pediatric fits), and binocular vision conditions (strabismus, amblyopia, visual processing disorders).

Michael C. Dasinger, OD, FAAO

Dr. Michael is from Skipperville, Alabama. He graduated from Troy State University in 2005 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Mathematics. He graduated with his doctorate from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) in 2009 and then worked in a private practice in Dothan, AL for a year before pursuing a residency in Primary Eye Care at Southern College of Optometry (SCO) in Memphis, TN. Upon completion of the residency, he joined the faculty at SCO as a Clinical Instructor eventually reaching the academic rank of Assistant Professor.

Dr. Michael’s special optometric interests include: geriatric eye care, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, macular degeneration, and specialty contact lenses.


Marty started with Dawson Eye Group in February 2009. She is a life long resident of Dawson County. Marty is our social butterfly. She always greets our patient’s with a warm welcome and makes them feel right at home. Her duties include checking patients in,scheduling patient appointments, verifying insurance and data input.


Patti joined Dawson Eye Group in September 2011. She is our financial coordinator. She is responsible for check out, patient statements and filing insurance. She also assists with check in when needed.


Brittany rejoined the Dawson Eye Group staff in June 2014. She is our Technician. Her daily tasks include pretesting patients before their visit with the doctor and ordering contact lenses. She also helps with optical sales and adjustments as needed.

Tina, L.D.O

Tina is our primary Optician. She has been a Licensed Dispensing Optician since 1995. Tina joined us as a part time employee in October 2014 and became full time in April 2015. She brings over 25 years of optical experience. She is very knowledgeable on frame sales and adjustments. Tina is a great asset to our office due to her vast medical knowledge from working in an Ophthalmology practice office for many years. She helps back up our Technician with pretesting as needed. She also files insurance for glasses and contact lens orders.