Dr. Somers grew up in Ontario, Canada, and graduated from Queen’s University with a degree in Biology. After spending time working in an optometry office she decided to pursue the career herself and embarked on a journey to Boston to attend the New England College of Optometry. She spent her clinical internships focused on ocular disease, working in Veterans Affairs hospitals in Buffalo, NY, and Providence, RI. Dr. Somers also spent time learning from a diverse group of ophthalmologists and optometrists in Miami, FL. Dr. Somers’s additional passions include baking, traveling, and reading the latest best-seller novel.