Dr. Kellie Bassion is a native Central Floridian. She graduated with honors from the University of Central Florida before graduating as a Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society member from Nova Southeastern University.

EDUCATION & TRAINING

  • University of Central Florida – Bachelor of Science Degree (B.S.) - Psychology

  • University of Central Florida – Bachelor of Science Degree (B.S.) - Molecular Biology & Microbiology

  • Nova Southeastern University - Bachelor of Science Degree (B.S.) - Vision Science

  • Nova Southeastern University - Doctor of Optometry (O.D.)

  • Nova Southeastern University - Residency in Primary Care with Emphasis in Low Vision/Geriatrics

During her residency, Dr. Bassion enjoyed teaching students in their clinical rotations in both primary care and low vision clinics.  She also had the pleasure of lecturing in many different settings, including to faculty, students, and abroad in Ireland.  Her commitment to learning continues as she works to obtain her fellowship of the American Academy of Optometry this fall.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • American Academy of Optometry

  • American Optometric Association

Outside the office, Dr. Bassion enjoys spending time with her family and two children.  She is an avid reader and enjoys cooking, spinning, and exploring the theme parks.