Experienced, Knowledgeable, Trustworthy Eyecare Team

Meet the talented team behind the fast, trustworthy service at our family eye care center.

Dr. Jeffrey D. Shearer

Dr. Jeffrey D. Shearer, a Board Certified Optometric Physician, began his practice at Deerwood Family Eyecare in 1987. Dr. Shearer ensures that Deerwood Family Eyecare is equipped with state of the art tools for diagnosing and treating ocular related diseases, and he also stays informed of the latest advancements in eye care solutions so that he can offer the highest quality contacts and lenses to fit your needs. At Deerwood Family Eyecare, there is always a unique selection of designer eyewear for any budget. If you prefer contacts,  Dr. Shearer is an expert in contact fitting. Patients and customers greatly appreciate the timely, reliable service they receive at Deerwood Family Eyecare and use us for all of their family eye care needs.

Education: University Of Florida for undergraduate studies followed by the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. Graduated with a Doctor of Optometry Degree in 1985.

Special Recognition: Outstanding Senior Clinical Award for demonstrating excellence in clinical diagnosis and treatment

Expertise: Latest advances in eye care, the hard to fit contact patient, and exceeding customer expectations Affiliations: Member of American Optometric Association, Florida Optometric Association and Northeast Florida Optometric Association

Family: Wife – Terri, 4 children

 

Misty

Team Role: Licensed Optician who has been with Deerwood Family Eyecare for 17 years and has over 20 years of industry experience.

Expertise: Go-to person for all of your frame needs, glasses adjustments, or the hottest trends in eyewear

Affiliations: Member of National Academy of Opticianry

Certifications: ABO and NCLE certified

 

Lisett

Team Role: Frame stylist

Area of Expertise: Guiding you toward your best pair of glasses

Fun Facts: Doesn’t particularly care for seafood or swimming

Originally from Cuba

 

Steven

Team Role: Life of the office

Area of Expertise: All things admin

Fun Facts: Loves going to visit the mountains

Originally from Upstate New York (the Adirondack Mountains)

 

Ashley B.

Team Role: Lead Tech

Area of Expertise: Quick and painless office visits

Fun Facts: Can speak three languages (Portuguese, Spanish, English)

Originally from New Jersey

 

Ryan

Team Role: Frame stylist

Area of Expertise: Guiding you toward your best pair of glasses

Fun Facts: Rode horses competitively

Originally from Norfolk, Virginia

 

Bella

Team Role: Lab Manager

Area of Expertise: Lens Manufacturing

Fun Facts: Owns and maintains two horses

Originally from Middleburg, Florida

 

Melissa

Team Role: Check in and check out

Area of Expertise: Front office coordination

Fun Facts: Loves Harry Potter and would choose Hufflepuff if given the opportunity

Originally from Jacksonville, Florida

 

Jacob

Team Role: IT Guy

Area of Expertise: All things office technology and data upkeep

Fun Facts: Actively plays three instruments

Originally from Jacksonville, Florida

 

Ashley S.

Team Role: Marketing Coordinator and HIPAA Compliance Officer

Area of Expertise: Social Media, Marketing, and HIPAA Compliance

Fun Facts: Is an avid runner

Originally from Jacksonville, Florida

We’re proud to serve all of Jacksonville including Southside, Deerwood, Nocatee, St. Johns and Mandarin since 1987.