Meet the Team

  • Dr.
    David L. King

    In July of 1987, Dr. King began his practice in China Grove, NC. He has been seeing patients from here and the surrounding areas for more than 30 years. In 2013 he was presented the John D. Robinson Clinical Excellence Award by the North Carolina Optometric Society.

    His professional responsibilities include the following:

    *Clinical Examiner, North Carolina State Board of Examiners in Optometry
    *Disease Examination Development Committee Member, National Board of Examiners in Optometry
    *Member, North Carolina Optometric Society
    *Member, American Optometric Society
    *Past member, Board of Directors, Rowan Regional Medical Center
    *Former Chairman, Rowan County Board of Health
    *Volunteer, Good Shepherd's Clinic, Salsibury, NC

    Outside of the office, Dr. King has traveled to Guatemala on many mission trips. He is an accomplished vocalist and guitarist as well as seven time finisher of the Ironman Triathlon in Panama City, Florida. Dr. King and his wife Susan have four children and three grandchildren.

  • Julie Deal
    Optical Technician

    Julie has been working with Dr. King since 1988.  She loves photography and going to the beach with family and friends.

  • Teresa Kidd
    Optical Technician

    Teresa has worked with Dr. King since 1997.  Her favorite place is the beach.  She has 4 grandchildren, 2 dogs, and a cat that she adores.

  • Tisha Kelly
    Accounts Receivable/Insurance Specialist

    Tisha has been working at King Eye Center since 2005.  She enjoys spending time with her 4 children and her husband.  Her favorite place to go is Disney World.

  • Leslie Riley
    Medical Assistant and Spanish Interpreter

    Leslie has worked at King Eye Center since May of 2011.  She enjoys traveling, mission trips, and photography.

  • Teresa Crawley
    Insurance Specialist, Front Desk

    Teresa joined King Eye Center in August, 2014. She enjoys singing, reading, and taking care of her family.

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

King Eye Center Closed for lunch daily 12:00-1:00


7:30 am-5:00 pm


7:30 am-5:00 pm


7:30 am-5:00 pm


7:30 am-5:00 pm