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We are pleased to welcome Carly Grondin, OD, FAAO, to the Division of Ophthalmology. Dr. Grondin received her medical degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University. Her clinical training experience is extensive and includes externships at the Togus VA Medical Center, Eyesight Ophthalmic Services and Maine Optometry. Dr. Grondin has participated in multiple research projects and has presented at the American Academy of Optometry Resident’s Research Day.
Dr. Grondin completed a residency in ocular disease at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center and is currently enrolled in a masters of public health program at Salus University. She recently was inducted as a Fellow into the American Academy of Optometry. She is a member of Beta Sigma Kappa, the American Academy of Optometry and the American Optometric Association. She was 2016 recipient of the VSP/AAOF Practice Excellence Award.
Dr. Grondin actively volunteers within our local communities and is fluent in American Sign Language and medical Spanish. She has a special interest in performing and promoting eye care for deaf and hearing-impaired individuals as she recognizes the importance of maximization of visual function in patients with pre-existing auditory deficits.
Dr. Grondin sees children for eye exams at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Main Campus and at CHOP Specialty Care Centers in Exton, Chalfont and Brandywine Valley.