Office Hours

Monday 9:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 6:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 4:30pm

Serving Alpharetta and Milton

Eminence Family Eyecare, LLC
6300 Atlanta Hwy, #101a
Alpharetta, GA 30004
Phone: (678) 825 - 4077
Fax: (678) 585 - 3909


Dr. OnyekweluDr. Stella Onyekwelu is the chief optometrist and owner of Eminence Family Eye Care, LLC. She graduated with honors from Illinois College of Optometry in the beautiful city of Chicago. Before relocating to United States, Dr Onyekwelu initially graduated from the famous University of Benin in 2004 with a doctor of optometry degree (OD) in Nigeria. After that, she practiced as an optometrist for couple of years in Nigeria before moving to United States.

When she arrived United States, she went back into a full time optometry school at Illinois College of optometry to update herself to the standard of optometric practice in United States. She has won different scholarships and academic awards including being a member of Beta Sigma Kappa, tomb and key honor fraternity. Dr. Onyekwelu has experience working with patients in different clinical settings including VA hospital and ocular disease referral center. Her clinical interests include ocular disease, orthokeratology, Hard and soft contact lens fitting, dry eye treatment and pediatric eye care. She is certified to use medication to treat various eye conditions and is also certified to fit specialty contact lenses.

She is extremely passionate about optometry and has come across so many eye diseases having experienced optometric practice in two different countries. Dr. Onyekwelu being a mother of three kids herself is very comfortable working with kids of any age. Her passion to provide an excellent and high quality eye care to the people of United States led her to open her own private practice with a state of the art equipment where superior vision care and patient satisfaction are her personal commitment.

She is a member of American Optometric Association, Georgia Optometric Association, College of Optometry in Vision Development, Contact Lens Society of America. She is active in the community volunteering her services to low income patients through Vision USA program and hopes to participate in missionary trips to donate her time and services to those in desperate need of eye care. In her spare time Dr. Onyekwelu enjoys reading, watching movies, travelling for vacations and spending time with her family and three kids. 




B.S., O.D. from Salus University (formerly known as the Pennsylvania College of Optometry)

Fellow, American Academy of Optometry (F.A.A.O.)
Fellow, College of Optometrists in Vision Development (F.C.O.V.D.)
Distinguished Member of the National Academies of Practice (N.A.P.)
Founding Member Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association, (NORA Int'l)
Author, Lecturer, Inventor and Teacher
Former President and Director, Gottlieb Vision Group Stone Mountain: (1976 - 2009)
Former Director, Gottlieb Vision Group Center for Specialty Care
Founder, REKINDLE™ Vision

Dr. Gottlieb is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (FAAO), Fellow of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (FCOVD), Distinguished member of the National Academies of Practice (NAP), a founding member of the Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association (NORA), and a specialist in low-vision rehabilitation, Vision Therapy and neuro-optometric rehabilitation. He is a board-certified optometrist, and the former president and director of Gottlieb Vision Group which he formed in 1976 and he is also the founder of REKINDLE™ Vision.

 "Doctor Dan", as he is affectionately known by his clients, has dedicated his life's work to the treatment of children and adults with severe visual problems that cannot be remedied with traditional eyeglasses or contacts. His areas of interest include low vision, vision-related learning disorders, visual disorders brought about through neurological insult such as traumatic brain injury or stroke, and visual field loss, among others. He is a pioneer in the field of neuro-optometric rehabilitation and inventor of the Visual Field Awareness System™, which is employed in his present vision rehabilitation practice, and in similar practices around the world. In his current roles as consultant and case manager, Dr. Gottlieb employs his expertise and many years of experience to ensure that his clients with complicated medical and visual needs receive the best and most complete care possible.

 Dr. Gottlieb's passion for restoring vision extends to passing on his innovations to a new generation of physicians. Dr. Gottlieb has taught and mentored students of optometry and ophthamology at public and private schools, published articles and contributed to textbooks, and delivered lectures at conferences around the world. In his years of optometry practice, he has provided internships to a diverse group of talented young doctors.

 While his education and background firmly ground him in traditional western medical practice, Dr. Gottlieb's innovative spirit and open-mindedness have also drawn his interest to complementary and alternative therapies. Dr. Gottlieb enjoys travel, photography, and yoga.


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