Dr. Stephanie M. Mitchell obtained her Doctorate of Optometry degree from the Southern California College of Optometry, now known as Marshall B. Ketchum University in Fullerton. She received her bachelors in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from California State University, Long Beach. She knew she wanted to become an optometrist from an early age and actually interned at Seaview Optometric in Long Beach, CA with Drs. Bisson and Gwizdak.
Dr. Mitchell is board certified in the Treatment and Management of Ocular Disease (TMOD). In addition, has attained special certification in the Treatment and Management of Glaucoma (TLG). She specializes in pediatric vision care and has performed research into visual dysfunction and the associated effects with poor performance in school. Dr Mitchell is proficient in the fitting and use of medically necessary contact lenses used for the treatment of keratoconus as well as ChromaGen Color Lenses which assist people with dyslexia and color vision deficiencies.
Dr. Mitchell is a Los Angeles Native and now resides in Lakewood and enjoys spending time with her lovely wife and their beautiful twins. Along with a passion for animals, she is also an accomplished percussionist and loves to spend time in their family’s garden.