Farmington Regional Chamber of Commerce issued the following announcement on July 1.
Precision Eye Care is proud to welcome Dr. Brittany Ridgon. Dr. Ridgon earned her bachelor’s degree in biology from Millikin University and Doctor of Optometry from the University of Missouri St. Louis.
After graduating from optometry school, she completed her residency at the Memphis VA clinic providing refractive and ocular health exams with an emphasis on diagnosing, treating, and managing ocular and visual systems diseases. During her residency, she wrote and presented multiple ocular disease case reports and papers.
Before joining Precision Eye Care, Dr. Rigdon honed her skills working as a staff optometrist for the VA clinic in Little Rock, Arkansas. She prescribed spectacles and optical aids and diagnosed, managed, and treated ocular diseases in veterans. During this time, Dr. Rigdon was also a preceptor for fourth year students educating, observing, and helping them develop clinical decision making skills. Prior to and during her schooling, she gained both clinical and optical experience working for multiple family eye care centers.
Brittany grew up in rural Illinois where she learned to love exploring the outdoors. She also loves to play with her rescue dog, Pepper, run, bake and craft.
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Source: Farmington Regional Chamber of Commerce