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Qualifications and Experience
Mary Elizabeth Brice is a residency-trained optometrist specializing in ocular disease and refractive surgery. She began her college career at the University of Arkansas on a golf scholarship and transferred her junior year to the University of Georgia where she graduated Cum Laude with a degree in Microbiology. She earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. During her time at UAB, she served as the Vice President of Student Volunteers for Optometric Services to Humanity (SVOSH) and was an active member in providing eye care to the underprivileged locally and overseas. After optometry school, she completed a residency at Woolfson Eye Institute, here in Atlanta, where she received additional training
in ocular disease including anterior segment and external eye disease, posterior segment ocular disease, diagnosis and management of hypertensive and diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma diagnosis and management, pre and postoperative evaluation and management of cataract, pterygium, and refractive surgery patients.
She is an active member of the American Optometric Association, Georgia Optometric Association, and the Greater Atlanta Optometric Association.
Mary Elizabeth Brice is originally from Tullahoma, Tennessee. She enjoys golf, tennis, traveling, movies, as well as spending time with her family and friends.
Verified Patient Reviews
Dr. Brice is a great optometrist. She is kind and personable, and was able to take care of me quickly and completely.
Dr. Brice was great, and everyone in the office was nice and welcoming
She was exceptional. I appreciated the time that she took to make a perfect fit for my son's contacts. I am so glad that Dr. Brice was referred to us.
Dr Brice was extremely nice and friendly. I felt like she genuinely cared about my visit and was very thorough and informative. I will definitely continue seeing Dr Brice!
I have been going to this office for years, always had a great experience. Mary is an excellent doctor, very personable and she took her time with me to find the correct contact lenses. Everyone in the office makes you feel good about being there. They're booked out in advance for a reason.
It's been a few years since my last eye appointment (work and travel caused me to deviate from the usual yearly checkup). This was also my first visit with Dr. Brice. I must say I was slightly apprehensive about not seeing Dr. Smith, who I've trusted with my eye care for literally over a decade and a half now, since middle school. It became very clear in the first few minutes that I was in excellent hands. She was extremely personable and attentive to detail. What impressed me the most was how she took her time to make sure that not only everything checked out well, but also to provide very clear and thorough explanations of the what and the why. And of course, the front office staff at Briggs is always a pleasure. Can't imagine going anywhere else.
Dr. Brice is professional and really listened to my questions and concerns. She made sure I didn't have any questions before leaving.
Very nice person. Shared good information. Just a little too long of a wait after my eyes were dialated. Also driving when I left was not a good idea. I could barely see.
The actual care is great, but for both of my visits, I showed up around 10 minutes early but still had to wait almost 45 minutes after my appointment time to see the doctor.
Dr. Brice and all the staff were friendly and well informed.
No one looks forward to going to any doctor... However, this experience was delightful. the staff could not be any friendlier or attentive.
I enjoyed my visit. Dr.Brice was very friendly & informative. Her & the staff took their time with me which I liked. I've been to 3 other eye doctors in the 3 yrs I've lived in GA & only visited each once because there was always something wrong. Either I felt rushed, they cared more about me buying something or given wrong information. I plan to visit Dr.Brice again.
Dr. Brice is very professional and pleasant. She addressed all my concerns and did a thorough exam.
Dr. Brice has a great - personally and professionally. The eye exam and her supporting staff were both thorough and efficient.
The doctor and the staff were helpful and nice.
I got there a little early, but once my appointment time was reached she took me back very quickly. This allowed me time to fill out paperwork and get settled! She is SO nice and bright! I didn't feel awkward around her at all. Even though it was difficult for her to figure out during the exam which prescription lens were best for my eyes with astigmatism, she didn't give up. She made sure she found the most perfect prescription for me for eye glasses AND eye contacts. One of the ladies in her office said my glasses would be in within two weeks. I picked out my glasses on a friday and that following Monday, they were in my hands! WOW! I can't guarantee it will be like that for everyone because they may have had a smaller load of eyeglasses to work on. If they had a heavier load, I'm sure the wait would have been longer. Everyone is nice and I can assure you that with me being the oddball I am, they will NOT discriminate toward anyone. Everyone there is so sweet and so down to earth. I am happy to say that she will be my doctor for the rest of my eye exams unless I move away from Atlanta! Go to her! She's a doll!
Everything was great except for the wait. Although Dr. Brice was appropriate apologetic, it would have been nice had they run the office in a way to avoid the excessive wait.
Wonderful experience and would highly recommend her! Very professional, knowledgeable, cares about you, and is also personable. Wonderful office environment as well with good selection of glasses and a very knowledgeable and helpful person in that area to help.
Outstanding visit with great information and exam.
Very professional office. Efficient, organized, and customer-focused. Would recommend to everyone.
She remembers her clients. Very warm welcoming. Very pleasant experience.
She was great!
Very thorough, professional, and caring.
I visited with Dr. Smith. Everyone was very pleasant and professional. I highly recommend this office!
Mary was wonderful and made my visit very pleasant.
This was my first visit with Dr. Brice, but not my first with Briggs Vision Group. I absolutely love the whole group! Dr. Brice was very helpful and informative on my contact issues and was very prompt. I would highly recommend this group and Dr. Brice!
Courteous and professional !
Dr. Brice was efficient, knowledgeable and understanding. I hope to work with her again.
Friendly and knowledgeable! Loved her!
she is very thorough, extremely personable and manages her time well so I had very little wait time. EXCELLENT!
Terrific staff, great selection of eyewear, Dr Brice very engaging. Can't wait for my new glasses!
She is great and the office stuff was too. Found my eye doctor :)
Very professional and very knowledgeable. She listened to my concerns, and I never felt rushed or hurried in any way. While checking out, I told the front desk that I had forgotten to tell her something during my appointment, and they said they'd have her call me. Imagine my surprise when she called me just 15 minutes later! Normally you wait days for doctors to call you back! I felt like she genuinely cared about providing the best service and experience for me as a patient. I will definitely be returning and recommending to others!
Very professional and highly knowledgable staff. Dr. Brice administered the most thorough eye exam I have ever experienced which I am very thankful for. Very warm welcoming doctor and staff.
very detailed testing. Always friendly and professiona;
Very friendly and thorough .
Very personable staff. Surprisingly thorough exam, plus Dr. Brice could not be any sweeter. So glad I found her!
Everyone was very kind & made my visit as enjoyable as possible. Dr. Brice was very thorough & took her time with me. She has wonderful bedside manner! I would highly recommend this office to anyone!
I liked Dr. Brice a lot and she will definitely be my eye doctor from now on.
Very good experience. Everyone was pleasant.
Dr Brice was great with my boys - ages 7 and 10. Highly recommend her and the office staff is great! Nice selection of frames.
Dr. Brice was great. She was so sweet and answered all of my questions and concerns. She was very efficient and has a great personality.
Very friendly & warm.
Informative, friendly and professional. Enjoyable visit.
I loved it! I wish going to the dentist or doctor was this enjoyable! Everyone was so sweet
My visit was great. There was a little mix-up in scheduling between Zoc Doc and the office computer, but when I showed them my e-mail, they let me right in. Dr. Brice was super nice and did everything she could to help me understand what was going on with my vision. I'm definitely going back next time I need an eye exam.
Other than the wait time, Dr. Brice was very knowledgeable, professional and explained everything very well to me.
Dr. Brice was great. I arrived about an hour early and she was able to see me as soon as I arrived. She is extremely friendly and has a great personality. I have never felt more comfortable around any type of doctor.
Everyone seemed very nice and professional and I felt Dr Brice really knew her subject matter and also cared for me.
Dr Brice is personable and thorough - always gives me a complete and efficient exam
Dr Brice is a nice intelligent young lady!!
Very pleasant . Very professional and had accurate diagnosis. Very willing to consult with other doctors.
Dr. Brice is a charming,beautiful professional doctor. My exam was comprehensive and I highly recommend her. It was a wonderful experience!
She was very nice and helpful. She answered all my questions thoroughly. I highly recommend.