Children’s Eye Care and Surgery of Georgia is the only practice in the metro region dedicated to pediatric ophthalmology and adults strabismus. Our mission is to provide patients and their families with an unparalleled healthcare experience from the first contact with the practice through treatment. Dr. Lipsky and his team believe that children and their families should be served in a pediatric environment that understands and addresses the needs of children, families and adults with eye misalignment.
Dr. Lipsky founded Children’s Eye Care and Surgery of Georgia in 2020 after almost three decades in Ophthalmology. Dr. Lipsky recognizes that pediatric patients are not just tiny adults and that the entire experience needs to be tailored to the pediatric patient and the patient’s family. This includes staff who understand the stress and worry of potential of eye problems in children. It also includes having a facility that is inviting and welcoming to children, making them feel comfortable. Lastly, a seamless interface with your child’s pediatrician is vital to assuring prompt diagnosis and treatment of pediatric eye disease.
Mission / Vision / Values
Mission: (Why we exist)
To provide specialized eye care for children and correct strabismus of all ages.
Vision: (where we are going)
Best care for a lifetime of better vision and alignment.
- Excellence: To be the best source for pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus care through continued efforts to improve our skills, knowledge and team.
- Kids First: To make sure children come first by striving to make this the best experience possible at a doctor’s office.
- Parents as Partners: We will work with parents to empower them to be part of the decision making process for their child through education, informative materials and conversation, all the while being attentive to the emotional toll of a potential vision problem.
- Straight eyes at any age: You are never too old to attempt to eliminate the misalignment of your eyes or your double vision.
- Team building: Having a team that works together to make sure each day is fun, rewarding and chance to grow long term.
The staff at Children’s Eye Care and Surgery of Georgia is dedicated to providing the best experience for children and their families. We have decades of experience addressing and treating the specialized eye care needs of children from birth to adulthood. Adults with strabismus, eye misalignment and double vision will find our expertise in handling these problems reassuring and supportive.
Our Technical Staff
Renada Amos – Clinical Manager
Renada is the Clinical Manager at Children’s Eye Care. After becoming a Certified Ophthalmic Technician through Emory University in 2011 she went into Pediatric Ophthalmology and has loved it ever since. She is passionate about creating an enjoyable and excellent experience for the patients of Children’s Eye Care. Born and raised in Syracuse, NY, Renada misses the pizza but now loves living in Atlanta with her husband and border collie.
Mariah Akles – Directer of Optical Operations
Mariah is the Director of Optical Operations at Children’s Eyecare & Surgery. She has worked as an optician for the last 8 years while completing her Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing & Advertisement as well as a Master’s Degree in Management: Project Management from Purdue University. Mariah is from Washington D.C. She enjoys working out for the sole purpose of “being able to eat as much great tasting and unhealthy food as possible while still feeling as healthy as possible.” Her favorite sport is football (Who Dat?!). Mariah’s knowledge and experience that she has gained over the years as an optician afforded her the ability to help as many children and adults as possible in their journey to increase their quality of life through the gift of sight.
Stephen Lipsky, M.D.
Stephen Lipsky, M.D. has spent the past 28 years striving to provide the best care for his patients and their families. Dr. Lipsky graduated from Union College in Schenectady, NY at the top of his class majoring in Chemistry. He then graduated second in his medical school class from State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine. Dr. Lipsky interned at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. Dr. Lipsky completed his residency at Manhattan Eye Ear Nose and Throat Hospital where he was a leader in resident lead research. Dr. Lipsky earned a fellowship position under Eugene Helveston, M.D. in Indianapolis, IN. This fellowship provided him with in depth experience in all aspects pediatric eye care and adult strabismus. This includes treating lazy eye/amblyopia, pediatric cataract surgery, pediatric glaucoma surgery, pediatric ptosis, orbital surgery, as well as, eye misalignment in children and adults and tear duct treatment and surgery.
Dr. Lipsky arrived in Atlanta 20 years ago. Prior to arriving in Atlanta, he was a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at Brown University and in private practice in Warwick, RI. He was voted Attending of the Year by his residents and was invited to lecture and educate around the country.
In 2000 he entered private practice in Atlanta and the surrounding metropolitan communities. He has had the privilege of treating tens of thousands of patients and has enjoyed watching them grow to adulthood and, in some cases, parenthood! He continues to expand upon his skills in treating children with all facets of pediatric eye disease and adults with eye misalignment and double vision.
Dr. Lipsky enjoys spending time with his grown children, his wife and their dog Happy. Seeking opportunities to give back, Dr. Lipsky has been on the board of Ian’s Friends Foundation, a pediatric brain tumor research foundation, and in 2019, he and his wife were honored by the organization at their annual fund raising event.
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Contact & Directions
Phone: 770 858 KIDS
Address: 5185 Peachtree Parkway Suite 350
Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
We are excited to announce the opening of our office at the Forum Shopping Center in Peachtree Corners February 2020. Dr. Lipsky has dedicated his career to the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric eye disease and adult strabismus. He and a dedicated team have decided to launch an entire practice dedicated to his specialty. We are excited to bring our practice to the thriving area of Peachtree Corners and the Forum. Come visit us for eye care and stay and enjoy all the shops and restaurants available in the Forum, including Trader Joe’s!!
”Dr Lipsky is an excellent doctor. He performed surgery on my husband for misalignment of one of his eyes. We were very pleased with the results and would recommend him to anyone that needs the best doctor in town!Georgia - June, 2019