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Dr. Gavin Cohen

Dr. Gavin Cohen

Dr. Cohen is a board-certified Optometrist who graduated in 1993 in South Africa where he practiced for 5 years and was part owner of a large retail optometric chain. He then moved to Boston, MA in 1997 to complete his Advanced Standing International Program and graduated again from the New England College of Optometry in 1999. He currently sits on the Board of Directors at Prevent Blindness Georgia.

Since moving to Atlanta in 1999, he has grown his practices, which began in 2002, in the heart of Atlanta and opened a second location in 2011 in Brookhaven.

He specializes in ocular disease and custom contact lenses and practices medical optometry at the highest level. All his practices have state-of-the-art ophthalmic imaging technology to maximize the early diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases such as macular degeneration, glaucoma, cataracts.

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He works closely with primary care physicians to ensure a complete, and multidisciplinary approach to eye care.His location is well known for high-end optical retail and he has secured exclusive frame brands together with superior quality optical lenses. He has been a consultant to Ciba Vision, Bausch and Lomb, Synergeyes, and WAVE contact lens companies, and his practices are currently involved in clinical trials for the latest contact lens designs.

He is a regular lecturer at the annual Vision By Design specialty contact lens meetings. He is currently one of the few eye doctors in the country who successfully fits overnight corrective lenses for hyperopia/presbyopia and myopia control and lectures on this topic extensively.

He has regularly been asked to appear on local TV stations to explain new technology with regards to eye equipment or contact lens fitting techniques.

He lives in Atlanta with his wife and 3 children. Hobbies include wildlife photography, boating, fishing, and golf.

Dr. Anita Pandya

Dr. Anita Pandya

Dr. Anita Pandya (Pan-d-yah) is optometric physician who specializes in vision correction, fitting soft contact lenses, and diagnosing and treating ocular diseases such as dry eye.
Dr. Pandya was inspired to go into optometry by shadowing the field and exploring the ways in which the different instruments could help improve people’s vision. Today, she loves educating patients about their eyes and seeing the difference she can make in the lives of patients with challenging or tricky vision problems.

Dr. Pandya was born in New Jersey and moved to Georgia when she was 6 years old. She graduated from the the University of Georgia and then went on to pursue her doctorate degree at Salus University, Pennsylvania College of Optometry. She is specialized to treat ocular disease, contact lenses, pediatrics, geriatrics, and primary care.

When not practicing eye care or spending time with her fiancée and family, Dr. Pandya enjoys exploring new places in and around the Atlanta area, dancing, traveling, and swimming.

Optique At West Paces in Atlanta

Optique At West Paces provides innovative eye care services to patients from in and around Atlanta. We offer comprehensive eye health assessments, ocular disease diagnosis and treatment, contact lens evaluation and fitting, and prescriptions.

The team at Optique At West Paces aims to provide the best possible solution for the patient's eye health and vision needs. By utilizing the latest technologies and evidence-based treatments, we can ensure that each patient maintains optimal eye health.

We welcome new patients and accept most major forms of insurance.