Dr. Emmick received a BS in Biology from Western Kentucky University in 2009 and graduated from the University of Houston, College of Optometry in 2013. Awards and honors include Gold Key International Optometric Honor Society, Nelson Reber Eye Open Award, Varilux Student Grant Award, and 3 Letters of Clinical Excellence at UHCO for outstanding performance in all areas of eye care.
Dr. Emmick has extensive training in ocular disease and a strong background in primary care optometry, specialty contact lens fits and vision therapy. She is trained in the treatment of eye diseases such as glaucoma and retinopathy associated with systemic diseases such as hypertension and diabetes, as well as in the co-management of cataract surgery and other refractive procedures.
Dr. Emmick grew up in Lewisport, Kentucky, Hancock County. She enjoys riding horses, four wheelers, boating and teaching her dog, Benton, new tricks.
She is a member of the Kentucky Optometric Association, American Optometric Association and the American Academy of Optometry.