Our optometry student, Amanda has been with us at PineCone Vision Center for a few weeks now! ?Amanda attends Illinois College of Optometry has an undergrad from University of St. Thomas. ?She became interested in optometry after an optometrists discovered her cousins brain tumor. ? ?Optometry is so much more than just eyes, it is fascinating that you can tell so much about a patient?s general health through a dilated eye exam.? States Amanda. ? ? ?

Her hometown is in St. Michael MN where her hobbies include volleyball, yoga, barre and most of all reading.