Vidya P. Phoenix, M.D., is a board-certified, a fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologist. She specializes in comprehensive medical and surgical pediatric eye care. Her special interests include early diagnosis and treatment of amblyopia and strabismus. Prior to joining Thomas Eye Group, Dr. Phoenix practiced pediatric ophthalmology in southeast Atlanta where her hospital affiliations included Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston and Southern Regional Medical Center.
A native Atlantan, she earned a BS in chemistry from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MD from the University of Alabama School of Medicine. She went on to complete an internship and residency in ophthalmology at West Virginia University where she served as chief resident in her final year. She also completed a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology at Emory University.
Dr. Phoenix has completed extensive research and presentations in the areas of pediatric ocular trauma and bilateral congenital cataracts among other topics, and her work has been published in several ophthalmology journals. She currently resides in Atlanta with her husband and two children.