Sacramento Contact Lenses & Optometry

Our Doctors and Staff

Our Doctors

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Dr. Shea Patrick - Dr. of Optometry

Earned her B.S. degree in Biology from the University of California, Davis and received her Doctor of Optometry degree from Indiana University. She spent three months of her training in Guanajuato, Mexico seeing patients from an indigent population. She practices comprehensive optometry including co-management of laser vision and post-operative cataract patients. She joined Sacramento Contact Lenses and Optometry in March 2008. Dr. Patrick enjoys spending time with family, road trips, biking and the outdoors.

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Dr. Gene Shlyakhov, O.D. - Dr. of Optometry

Completed his undergraduate degree in physiology at UC Berkeley. Received his Doctorate from the UC Berkeley School of Optometry in 1980, where he later served as a Clinical Instructor & an Associate Clinical Professor in the Children's Vision & Strabismus Clinic. Completed residency at Letterman Hospital, US Army Presidio in San Francisco & externship at Western Blind Rehabilitation Center, VA Hospital in Palo Alto, CA. Certified by the International Board of Examiners in Optometry in diagnosis & treatment of ocular diseases. Earned PRK & LASIK certifications by most laser facilities in Sacramento and the Bay Area. Engaged in private practice with emphasis on specialty contact lenses, keratoconus, and pediatric optometry since the early 1980's. Holds an MBA degree from UC Davis and serves as a part-time faculty at CSUS. Likes skiing, fishing, arts and theatre. Speaks Russian a Italian.

Our Staff

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Lorie Deering - Practice Manager

Lorie Deering, Practice Manager, has enjoyed working in the optometric field since 1990. She is a certified optician, as well as a contact lens and para-optometric technician. Formerly, served as a chair of the California Para-optometric Section. Devoted to the training and professional advancement of our staff. Highly experienced in vision insurance and billing, she guides patients through their insurance coverage. Has extensive knowledge and flair for fitting each patient with the perfect eyewear matching their life style, their face structure and their budget. Lorie enjoys cooking, traveling and shopping. Joined Sacramento Contact Lenses and Optometry in 2007.

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Danny Malloy - Ophthalmic Optician

Danny, our ophthalmic optician, ensures that your eyeglass prescriptions are expertly filled, crafting them to the highest degree of accuracy. Having started in the optical business in 1972 he is fully certified by the ABO. Has proudly represented our office since 1994. He is in charge of quality assurance, frame repairs and adjustments, maintenance of eyeglass lens inventory, and communications with optical laboratories. Danny loves music, sports and outdoors.

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