Dr. Nivedita Chandrasekharan graduated summa cum laude from the Illinois Institute of Technology with degrees in Biology and Psychology, then went on to the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, the oldest, largest, and one of the most highly esteemed schools of Optometry in the United States. Dr. Chandrasekharan has been in practice for around seven years, traveling all across the lower 48 during her early career. She completed her residency on the east coast, at Seidenberg Protzko Eye Associates, and subsequently became a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. With a special interest in ocular health and pediatrics, she is our newest member at MVEC. She shares our organization’s vision and is excited to join the cause of treating preventable blindness across the world.