Katie Hickman, OD

Jitendra Swarup, MD

Dr. Katie C. Hickman attended the University of North Carolina at Wilmington where she received her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology.  After graduating with honors from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry, she received her Doctorate of Optometry degree.

Dr. Hickman returned to her native state of North Carolina where she currently practices full scope optometry. Some of her specialties include pediatric eye care, primary eye care, medical treatment of eye disease, as well as pre- and post-operative eye care management.

Dr. Hickman is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Optometric Association, the North Carolina State Optometric Society and the Washington Lions Club. She currently resides in Bath, NC with her husband, Luke and daughter, Peyton.

Dr. Hickman enjoys boating, water sports and all of the amazing outdoor activities that the Inner Banks of North Carolina offer.