Dr. Sommer is a native of Duncansville, PA. She received her bachelor’s degree in biology from Penn State University. She attended the Illinois College of Optometry where she was the Presidential Scholar and graduated magna cum laude. She went on to complete an optometric residency within the Chicago VA System where she received additional training in Ocular Disease and Low Vision. Dr. Sommer’s professional interests include treating and managing ocular disease. She is also excited to offer Low Vision services at Eyecare Greengate. Additionally, she serves as a consultant to area nursing homes. In her free time, Dr. Sommer enjoys spending time with her husband and their dogs, Sam and Lilly. She is also an enthusiastic cook and reader.
Memberships & Distinctions
Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry
Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society
Tomb and Key Honor Society
Eschenbach Low Vision Award