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Doctors & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Eye Care, Inc. the leading provider of vision care products and services in Shreveport.

Michael Pickering, O.D.NEW LOGO


  • Baker High School, Baker, LA – 1975
  • Southeastern Louisiana University, Bachelor of Science in Zoology – 1979
  • University of Houston College of Optometry, Doctorate of Optometry – 1984

Dr. Pickering is married to Angela Barnett-Pickering and they have two adult children, Alisa and Todd. He has been practicing optometry in the Shreveport area since 1985. Dr. Pickering specializes in Primary Care Optometry and Contact lens fitting including RGP and Keratoconus lenses.

Alisa Brogden, O.D.


  • C.E. Byrd High School, Shreveport, LA
  • Louisiana Tech University
  • Louisiana State University, Bachelor of Science – 2002
  • Southern College of Optometry, Memphis, TN – Doctorate of Optometry – 2006

Dr. Brogden specializes in children’s optometry and is a provider for InfantSEE, which offers a no-cost eye exam for infants 6 – 12 months of age. She is a member and President of the Northwest Society of the Optometry Association of Louisiana. Within the board of the Optometry Association of Louisiana, she serves on the Mentoring Committee, as well as the InfantSEE committee.

Dr. Brogden is married to Neil Brogden, O.D., who specializes in Retina and works with Dr. Charles Lyon, M.D., at Vitreo-Retinal Associates. The Brogdens attend Brookwood Baptist Church. Both are very active in church and community.

Carla Carter, O.D.

Jessica Lantz, O.D.

Danyetta Thomas, O.D.

Our Staff

Terry DeMarche – Office Manager

Kathy Childers – Administrative Manager

Angela Reynolds – Ophthalmic Technician Manager

Jackie Washington – Ophthalmic Technician/Contact Lens Manager

Katherine Nguyen – Ophthalmic Technician

Jamica Brown – Ophthalmic Technician

Nicole Jackson – Ophthalmic Technician

Karley Ware – Ophthalmic Technician

Latanya Poole – Ophthalmic Technician

Tarionne Raymond – Ophthalmic Technician

Alicia Mack – Optical Manager

Trevious Mack – Optician

Richunda Wilson – Optician

Shimeka Martin – Optician

Mercy Rhames – Optician

Kristina Winn – Insurance and Billing Department

Elizabeth Martin – Insurance and Billing Department

Mo Mack – Front Desk

Rosie Irvin – Cashier

Tiffany Smith – Front Desk (Check-In)

Todd Pickering – Lab Manager

Theresa McClain – Lab Technician

Champ McCarty- Lab Technician

Shane Smith – Lab Technician

Mark Tidwell – Lab Technician