DEBORAH MOON, OD
Lakeside Vision and Optical
PROFESSION: Therapeutic Optometrist, Optometric Glaucoma Specialist, Delegate of the American Board of Optometry
AREAS OF EXPERTISE: General eye care, computer vision syndrome, dry eye therapy, glaucoma, difficult contact lens fitting
LOCATION: Plano, TX
PHONE NUMBER: 972-985-3638
Dr. Deborah Moon provides eye health and wellness exams for patients of all ages. She is therapeutically licensed to treat all diseases of the eye, treat eye injury, and specializes in glaucoma treatment, difficult contact lens fitting, and LASIK management. She is licensed to prescribe medication (oral and/or topical) to treat all diseases of the eye and treat eye injury. A Texas native, she has been caring for patients in Plano since receiving her license in 1996 and purchased Lakeside Vision and Optical in January, 2004.
She believes in formulating a customized treatment approach designed for each individual patient depending on the patient’s needs and symptoms. She takes the time to listen to her patients and discusses natural treatment options for eye diseases when appropriate.
As a proponent of the importance of healthy lifestyle and nutrition for good vision and eye health, she coordinates her patients’ care with their holistic and medical practitioners to provide the best integrative medicine approach.
Dr. Moon has recently been named a Delegate of the American Board of Optometry. This is a prestigious title given to a small number of optometrists who have completed the rigorous qualification process and passed an in depth examination.
She is a member of the Texas Optometric Association and served on the Board of Directors for three years. She is also past President of the Northeast Texas Optometric Society. She is serving on the Board of Directors as Past President of the Plano Metro Rotary Club, is a Paul Harris Fellow through Rotary International, and is an active community volunteer. She was appointed to the PISD Career Education Advisory Council and rotates student interns in the Clinical Education Program for PISD.
Dr. Moon graduated summa cum laude from the University of Houston College of Optometry with her Doctor of Optometry degree. While in her clinical rotations, she received many Letters of Excellence and was selected to receive the Bausch and Lomb Contact Lens Excellence Award by the faculty at UHCO. She also completed the additional education and examination requirements to practice as an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist.
She is also a honor graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington where she received a bachelor of science degree in Biochemistry. She received an associate degree in Medical Laboratory Technology from Grayson County College prior to that and worked in a hospital laboratory for several years while earning her doctorate degree.
She enjoys travel, weight training and fitness, yoga, biking and hiking, Bible study, and spending time with friends and her two Great Danes, Henry and Chloe.