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Meet Our Doctors

Since opening in 1987, the doctors and staff at Primary Eyecare have been proud to serve the Charlottesville and Albemarle County communities. Our talented team of dedicated Optometrists are here to provide you with the very best in quality of care when it comes to your eye health and vision.

Our practice has been consistently voted the “#1 Favorite Optometrist” (by Daily Progress and C-Ville Weekly readers) in addition to winning the award for “Best Customer Service” in Charlottesville, VA! We encourage you to stop by one of our three convenient locations and see for yourself what makes us consistently voted as “Charlottesville’s Favorite!”

To learn more about our doctors, their specialties, and their interests, please click on their name to visit their page below.

Dr. Michael Henderson

Dr. Michael Henderson

Optometrist

Dr. Michael Henderson is a graduate of Colby College, in Waterville Maine, where he earned a degree…

Dr. Jayeanna Hanning

Dr. Jayeanna Hanning

Optometrist

Dr. Jayeanna Hanning attended the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford receiving a Bachelors Degree…

Dr. Chelsea Johnson

Dr. Chelsea Johnson

Optometrist

Dr. Chelsea Johnson grew up in Bloomsburg, PA, a small college town. Dr. Johnson graduated from Lock…

Dr. Katherine Schlieper

Dr. Katherine Schlieper

Optometrist

Dr. Katherine Schlieper grew up in Topsham, Maine. She earned a degree in Biology from the University of Maine…

Dr. Tiffany Kwon

Dr. Tiffany Kwon

Optometrist

Dr. Tiffany Kwon grew up in Southern California in the town of Diamond Bar. Dr. Kwon attended the…

Dr. Janice DiGirolamo

Dr. Janice DiGirolamo

Optometrist

Dr. Janice DiGirolamo attended the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, graduating magna cum laude…

Dr. Joe DiGirolamo

Dr. Joe DiGirolamo

Optometrist

Dr. Joe DiGirolamo grew up in Southern California, and after moving to Charlottesville he graduated…

Dr. Michael J. DiGirolamo (retired)

Dr. Michael J. DiGirolamo (retired)

Optometrist

Dr. Michael J. DiGirolamo is the founder of Primary Eyecare, formerly known as 20/20…

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