Locations

Tyler

2440 E. Fifth Street
Tyler, TX 75701
903-595-0500
800-595-2040

Athens

608 S. Palestine
Athens, TX 75751
903-677-5804

Jacksonville

305 W. Rusk
Jacksonville, TX 75766
903-586-9611

Lindale

1440 S. Main
Lindale, TX 75771
903-882-8990

Winnsboro

408 S. Main
Winnsboro, TX 75494
903-342-5799

About Us

Valerie Mace, O.D.

Valerie Mace, O.D.

Dr. Mace works full-time in our Athens office. She received her doctor of optometry degree from The University of Houston College of Optometry. She graduated in the top five percent of her class with Summa Cum Laude honors. She was elected to Beta Sigma Kappa for her outstanding educational accomplishments and inducted into the Gold Key Leadership Society. Prior to optometry school, she received a Bachelor of Science degree in biomedical science at Texas A&M University.

Part of her professional education included an internship working with specialist in retina, cornea, cataract and refractive surgery, and glaucoma. She also has had training in fitting soft, gas permeable, and specialty contact lenses.

Dr. Mace is very involved in her profession and her community. She is a member of the Athens Rotary Club, Texas Optometric Association, and American Optometric Association. She has volunteered with Special Olympics and has also done mission work with the Fellowship of Christian Optometrists group and the Athens Vision team.