Dr. Dickie McMullan

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Dickie McMullan, MD Cataract Surgeon, Corneal and External Disease, Refractive Surgery, Comprehensive Care Ophthalmologist

As an eye surgeon and comprehensive ophthalmologist, Dr. McMullan offers over 35 years of experience helping her patients improve their vision, at the same time decreasing their dependency on glasses and contact lenses.  Combining procedures of Femto-Second Laser Cataract Surgery, LASIK, PRK, premium implant cataract surgery and lens implants for extreme near-sightedness (ICL’s), she is experienced with the latest FDA approved options for maximizing vision and quality of life. 

Her experience includes tens of thousands of refractive procedures including no-stitch cataract surgery, LASIK, PRK, corneal transplants, and implantation of premium lenses. 


  • Doctor of Medicine
    Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA.
  • Transitional Year Internship
    Riverside Regional Medical Center, Newport News, VA.
  • Ophthalmology Residency
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA.
  • Fellowship in Cornea
    Tufts University, New England Medical Center, Boston, MA.
  • Lens Implant/Laser Fellowship
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA.

Following graduation in the first class of women at the University of Virginia, Dr. McMullan received her medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia.  After her ophthalmology residency at Emory University, she completed two post-doctorate fellowships: a cornea fellowship at Tufts-New England Medical Center in Boston, and a Lens Implant/Laser Fellowship in Atlanta.

Dr. McMullan has balanced her clinical career serving as an international lecturer and residency instructor.  She is a Fellow of  the American Academy of Ophthalmology.  She has participated in medical and surgical mission trips to Belize, Peru, Guatemala, Panama, Tanzania, Bhutan, Madagascar, and Papua New Guinea, and has worked at The Good Samaritan Center in Atlanta. She has served as President of the Atlanta Ophthalmology Society, on the board of the Medical Association of Atlanta, and on alumni foundations of the University of Virginia. In her spare time, Dickie enjoys reading, photography, sailing, and travel.