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Chats With Barry with Dr. Dana Dean

Join Director of Guest Relations Barry Shingle and Guest Presenter Dana Dean for a lively Zoom discussion.


Dr. Dana Dean is a behavioral optometrist who specializes in holistic optometry and vision intelligence. She has had a private optometric practice in San Diego for the past 15 years. Originally from South Africa, she completed her studies in San Diego as well as attending the New England College of Optometry in Boston. She treats her patients holistically performing vision therapy on both children and adults. Her patients also include brain injuries, stroke victims and adults who want to achieve maximum success in life and reach their true potential.  Not only does she see patients performing eye-brain-body connection and building visual efficiency, she also lectures on the topics of vision and brain integration, vision and the aging eyes, vision and spirituality, vision with balance and coordination, as well as vision intelligence. Dr. Dana Dean is also a passionate advocate for educating teachers on the importance of vision and learning in a school setting.


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