Linda Medeski, O.D. is a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry and has owned the Downtown Vision Centre since September of 1995. She attended the University of Colorado, Boulder. She received her Bachelor’s of Visual Science in 1988, and her Doctorate of Optometry in 1990 from the Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, Oregon. She loves practicing full scope optometry for the entire family with a holistic approach. She greatly enjoys working with children. She has a special interest in dry eyes and vision therapy and its application in brain injured patients as well as developmental cases.
As an active member of the Optometric Physicians of Washington, she has been the ongoing treasurer for the last 13 years and has served as president. She is currently a member of the Grassroots legislative committee, the Children’s Vision Task Force, and was the past co-chair of the InfantSee committee. She has made several trips to Washington, D.C. as a federal key-person to advocate for doctor-patient relations. She is also a member of the American Optometric Association, Optometric Nutrition Society, College of Vision Development, Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association and the AOA Vision Rehabilitation section. She has lectured to teachers and school nurses about the importance of vision and children’s academic success.
She is active in her church and served on the parish council for 6 years. In her spare time, she enjoys jogging, reading and spending time with her family.