Kristen Garcia, O.D.
Dr. Gracia knew she wanted to become an eye doctor from a young age by partaking in medical mission trips to Honduras and providing eye exams to local villages. She is very excited to now be practicing full scope medical optometry in East Central Indiana. Dr. Gracia provides treatment and management of several ocular diseases including Glaucoma, Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Dry Eye Disease and comprehensive eye care.
Education and Training
Dr. Gracia earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at Point University in West Point, Georgia in 2018 where she graduated Cum Laude and Dean’s List. She earned her Doctorate in Optometry from Indiana University School of Optometry in 2022.
Dr. Gracia began her externship training in Greenville, NC focusing on Diabetic Retinopathy and Glaucoma followed by an externship with Whitewater Eye Centers in Richmond, IN. Here she became acquainted with her future colleagues and focused on a multitude of ocular diseases. Dr. Gracia’s final internships at the Atwater Eye Care Center in Bloomington, IN and the Indianapolis Eye Care center provided her with the valuable experience of scleral contact lens fitting, low vision exams and primary eye care. She is a member of American Optometric Association, Indiana Optometric Association, and the National Optometric Association.
Services provided by Dr. Garcia:
Comprehensive Eye Exams
Soft / Scleral Lens Fitting
Treatment of Ocular Diseases
“I love helping people see better and building long-lasting relationships along the way.”