Dr. Parker joined Digby Eye Associates in 2008. She is a North Carolina native and graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Spanish. She then attended Pennsylvania College of Optometry, where she received her Bachelor of Science in Optical Sciences and Doctorate of Optometry degrees. She completed her residency in Ocular Disease at the University of Miami’s Bascom Palmer Eye Institute and gained extensive experience in the areas of retina, glaucoma, cornea, and neuro-ophthalmology.
Dr. Parker is committed to providing comprehensive eye care services to a broad range of patients, including contact lens wearers, and she is fluent in Spanish. She is proficient in fitting the latest technologically advanced contact lenses on both healthy eyes and those with complicated conditions such as keratoconus, post-surgical and traumatized corneas. In 2008, Dr. Parker became a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. She is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Scleral Lens Education Society, and the Contact Lens, Cornea, and Sports Vision sections of the AOA. She served as President of the Triad District of the North Carolina Optometric Society for several years then served on the Board of Trustees of the North Carolina Optometric Society. In 2013 she was recognized as North Carolina’s Young Optometrist of the year.
She and her husband, Neill, and their two sons live in Greensboro and enjoy traveling, the culinary and fine arts, and are avid followers of their alumni sports teams. She has a special interest in the Impressionist artists.