Plainfield Eye Care is pleased to announce the addition of Megan Walton OD, to its staff of optometrists serving the Plainfield and metropolitan Indianapolis area since 1961.
"I am thrilled to have such a well-qualified optometrist to entrust with the care of my patients as I retire", says Dr. Shaffer.
An Indiana native from Delphi, Indiana, Dr. Walton graduated from Depauw University as a Lilly Endowment Scholar with a bachelor’s degree in biology. As an undergraduate she participated in a Timmy Foundation medical mission trip to Quito, Ecuador. She received her optometry degree from Indiana University’s School of Optometry and was awarded the prestigious American Foundation for Vision Awareness scholarship in 2011.
Dr. Walton joins the practice from her current position as an optometrist at an Indianapolis LASIK center where her responsibilities included pre and post-operative care of refractive surgery patients. She has completed rotations focusing on ocular diseases and pathology as well as eye care for all ages at the Indianapolis Eye Care Center, the Bennett and Bloom Eye Center in Louisville, KY and the Veterans Affairs Clinic in Pensacola Florida. She is a member of the Indiana Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association.
Dr. Walton says, "I am excited to begin my career at a wonderful facility such as Plainfield Eye Care and look forward to utilizing all my training and experience."
Dr. Walton enjoys jogging, hiking, tennis, traveling, boating, and wakeboarding. When she is not working she will look forward to exploring the Hendricks County trails.
Dr. Walton will begin seeing patients January 2, 2013. Call Plainfield Eye Care at 317.839.2368 or visit the website at www.plainfieldeyecare.com to schedule appointments.