Meet the Doctors


Timothy E. O'Boyle, MD

DDr. Timothy E. O’Boyle is a board-certified ophthalmologist who specializes in cataract surgery, laser vision correction (LASIK), and the treatment of diabetic eye disease. A graduate of Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. O’Boyle completed his internship at the Baylor Affiliated Hospitals, and his residency in Ophthalmology at the Louisiana State University Eye Center. Prior to joining Professional Eye Associates in 1991, Dr. O’Boyle served as the chief of Ophthalmology at the Eisenhower Army Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia. He is involved with the Humane Society of Northwest Georgia and the Boy Scouts of America.

Dr. O’Boyle offers patients the newest and safest technology available in LASIK and cataract surgery. He is an active member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, the Georgia Medical Society and is board certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology.


D. Brian Kim, MD

Dr. Brian Kim is a board-certified ophthalmologist and Corneal Specialist who practices comprehensive ophthalmology and treats all aspects of eye disease, but has a special interest in cataract surgery, LASIK, corneal transplantation, and pterygia surgery. Dr. Kim received his B.A. in Chemistry at Amherst College, then spent the subsequent year at Boston Medical Center as a Research Technician where he helped publish and author articles on leukemia treatments. He completed his medical degree at Albany Medical College where he received award recognition for excellence in ophthalmology research. He completed his medical internship at the Alton Ochsner Clinic Foundation and his residency in Ophthalmology at the LSU Eye Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Dr. Kim pursued additional subspecialty fellowship training in Corneal Transplant Surgery and Refractive Surgery (LASIK/PRK) at the LSU Eye Center.

Dr. Kim is Northwest Georgia’s only fellowship-trained corneal specialist, performing the latest corneal transplantation (DAEK/PKP/DALK) techniques. He has published numerous articles and has lectured nationally on his interests in ophthalmology. Dr. Kim was selected among his peers as the Vice President of the Georgia Society of Ophthalmology. He is also a committee member for the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeon’s business administration as well as resident’s and fellow’s program. Dr. Kim is also a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, a member of the Medical Association of Georgia, and a member of the Cornea Society. Dr. Kim strives to provide the most advanced eye care for all of his patients with the utmost attentiveness and care. He spends most of his personal time with his family but also enjoys playing basketball and loves to sing. He is an active member of Rockbridge Community Church.


Robi A. Wingrove, OD

Dr. Robi A. Wingrove joined Professional Eye Associates in 1999. He is board-certified, and received his undergraduate education in biology from Ohio University. He graduated from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee in 1997. Dr. Wingrove specializes in contact lenses and primary eye care services. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry, and is a member of the American Optometric Association as well as the Georgia Optometric Association. He enjoys helping coach numerous youth sports activities. Dr. Wingrove treats patients of all ages, and is committed to providing each patient options for achieving their personal best vision.


Daniel J. McBride, OD

Dr. McBride is a graduate of The Ohio State University and the Illinois College of Optometry. After practicing optometry in Ohio for several years, he joined Professional Eye Associates in 2005. Dr. McBride specializes in contact lenses and vision correction. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Georgia Optometric Association. Dr. McBride is very involved in his church, Belmont Baptist Church in Calhoun, Georgia.

Dr. McBride treats patients of all ages, and is committed to building strong doctor-patient relationships and providing the best care possible.


Van Davis, OD

Dr. Van Davis, OD earned his Masters of Science from the University of North Carolina, and his Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Alabama School of Optometry in 1999. Since graduating Dr. Davis has practiced in Rome and Cartersville, GA before coming to Professional Eye Associates in April of 2017. Dr. Davis performs professional eye exams including check-ups for glaucoma, cataracts, diabetes and macular degeneration.


Brittany Newman, OD

Dr. Brittany Newman, OD earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Wheeling Jesuit University, and her Doctor of Optometry from The Ohio State University. She practiced in Wheeling, WV upon graduation in 2015, and joined the Professional Eye staff in April, 2017. She specializes in pediatric contact lenses, and diabetic eye exams as well as check-ups for glaucoma, cataracts, and macular degeneration. Her primary focus is building great doctor-patient relationships.


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