Meet Greenville Optometrist, Dr. Michelle Cooper


Dr. Cooper graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.S. in Biology from Auburn University. She then attended the University of Alabama-Birmingham where she graduated Cum Laude with a Doctor of Optometry.

Dr. Cooper began practicing in Greenville in 1994. She has served in various professional leadership positions. These include President, Piedmont Optometric Society, Secretary-Treasurer, South Carolina Optometric Physician’s Association, and President South Carolina Optometric Physician’s Association. In addition, Dr. Cooper served on the Board Of Directors for the American Optometric Association Political Action Committee and on the Board of Trustees for SECO. She is currently a member of the South Carolina Board of Examiners in Optometry. In 2000, Dr. Cooper was honored by being named South Carolina Young Optometrist of the Year. In addition to practicing optometry, Dr. Cooper travels around the country teaching electronic medical records to fellow doctors and staff.

Dr. Cooper lives in Greer with her two daughters Meredith and Madeline,her son Johnny, and their dog. She enjoys camping, boating, going to the lake, and traveling. Most of all, she loves Auburn football!


Dave – Practice manager

Dave has been with Dr. Cooper for 5 years, and he has 8 years of optical experience. He started as a technician but is now the practice manager for Dr. Cooper’s office. When he’s not at work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, is a huge movie and music buff and is an avid gamer and sports enthusiast.


Marcelle – Optician

Marcelle is a veteran optician with over 40 years of experience. She is passionate about helping patients find the right glasses for their needs and always ensures they find a pair of glasses they will love. When she’s not busy in the frame room, she loves to garden and grow many lovely things, as well as spending time with her amazing husband.


Staci – Front Desk

Staci has been in the optometry field as both a technician and front desk receptionist since 2009. When she’s not helping patients set up their appointments, she loves going to concerts with friends and learning about wine making. She also loves to workout and has been a vegan for over 15 years.


Bethany – Ophthalmic Technician

Bethany has been an ophthalmic technician for over 2 years. She is a dog mom to 3 little fur babies. She loves spending time with family and friends, whether it’s just hanging around listening to music or enjoying game nights. She is passionate about her profession and takes pride in giving the best possible care to our patients.