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Dr. Susan Whaley graduated magna cum laude from the University of Central Florida and the University of Houston College of Optometry. She completed her externship training at Bay Pines Veterans Administration Hospital in St. Petersburg, Florida and at the Eye Foundation in Orlando, Florida. She is actively involved in clinical research regarding the development of new contact lenses and solutions and serves as a Principle Investigator for Vistakon, Alcon, CooperVision and Bausch & Lomb. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, an organization dedicated to the highest standards of optometric practice through clinical care, education, and research. She is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry, a designation currently held by approximately five percent of optometrists nationwide. She is a member of the Northwest Florida Optometric Association, the Florida Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association, the Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce, and Wildwood Church. She also serves as President of the NWFOA. Dr. Whaley and her husband, Brian, have two children.
Our optometrists, Dr. Susan Whaley, Dr. Suzane Mechler, and Dr. Elizabeth Vanderpool Strickland, are committed to providing the highest level of professional, technologically-advanced eye health care possible while maintaining our personal, “family practice” attention to each patient. We take the time to get to know our patients and feel strongly that a good doctor-patient relationship improves the overall quality of health care. You can relax knowing that you’ve chosen eye care professionals with a sincere interest to help you and your family enjoy a lifetime of good vision.