Dr. Cheryl Schmitt is an Arizona native, who was born and raised in Bisbee, as the daughter and granddaughter of two exceptional Optometrists. Initially resistant to following the family path, she obtained a bachelors degree in Nutrition at the University of Arizona, followed by a Masters degree in the same subject at Texas Tech. Eventually, her DNA got the best of her, and she graduated with honors in 2002 from the Pacific University College of Optometry. She could not be happier about her career choice. Active in her chosen field, Dr. Schmitt is the President of the Arizona Optometric Association. She is also the past -President of the Southern Arizona Optometric Society. Dr. Schmitt provides full scope Optometric care with a focus on medical eye care, contact lenses, children’s’ vision, and refractive surgery co-management. Dr. Schmitt met her amazing husband, Steve, while attending the UofA, and they now have two future Wildcats, Rachel and Louis. The Schmitt’s enjoy road trips, family time, and are enthusiastically obsessed with Arizona Wildcat Basketball!