Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Vision Source Insight Eyecare the leading provider of vision care products and services in Atlanta.
David R. Sweeney, OD
Dr. David Sweeney and his wife Dr. Rachael Sweeney both graduated from New England College of Optometry in Boston in 1997. They opened their own practice Vision Source Insight Eyecare on Roswell Road January 2002. They are members of Georgia Optometric Association and American Optometric Association (AOA). Most of their free time is spent with their four young children.
Dr. David Sweeney grew up in Toronto Canada. He was a member of the 1984, 1988, and 1992 Summer Olympic sailing teams. Currently, he is a member of the AOA Low Vision Section and he lectures on how Low Vision Rehabilitation can help those persons who are visually impaired from eye diseases such as macular degeneration and diabetes. Dr. David Sweeney is also a member of the AOA Cornea and Contact Lens Section and pursues an interest in specialty contact lenses to correct presbyopia, keratoconus, and astigmatism. He completed his optometric training at VA Fresno, Bethesda Naval Hospital, VA Baltimore/Johns Hopkins Medical Center and Martha Elliot Community Health Center in Boston.
Rachael Sweeney, OD
Dr. Rachael Sweeney grew up in Halifax, Canada and was in the same 1997 graduating class as her husband Dr. David Sweeney at the New England College of Optometry in Boston. She is a member of Georgia Optometric Association and American Optometric Association (AOA).
Her interests include sailing, skiing, and scuba diving. She has a special interest in pediatric eye care and vision therapy. She completed her training at VA Fresno, VA Manchester, Andrews AFB, and East Boston Community Health Center. Dr. Rachel Sweeney won a Volunteer of the Year from the Prevention Blindness of Georgia helping over 2,000 patients throughout the years with eye exams in various shelters in Georgia.
Kristi Walts, OD
Dr. Kristi Walts attended University of Georgia, and is a graduate of The University of Alabama School of Optometry. She previously headed the Optometry Department for The City of Atlanta Public Schools, that provided eye health examinations and eyeglasses to children in need. Prior to joining Vision Source Insight Eyecare in 2008, Dr. Walts worked in commercial optometry.
Her outside interests includes reading and PTA involvement at Sarah Smith Elementary and Sutton Middle Schools where her children attend. She also volunteers her time to The Lion’s Club where she delivered eye health examinations to the underprivileged.