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Location & Hours

Sakonnet Eye Care
811 Aquidneck Ave
Middletown, RI 02842

Monday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sat. & Sun. Closed
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Meet Our Staff

Dr. Kirsten Healey purchased Sakonnet Eye Care in February 2003.  A little about Dr. Healey and her staff!

Dr. Kirsten Healey - Optometrist  Dr. Healey graduated from the University of Waterloo with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology.  She went on to the New England College of Optometry where she graduated in 1996. Her professional, caring manner will put you at ease that you are receiving the best eye care available.   Dr. Healey lives with her family in Portsmouth, RI.

Dr. Donna Gavin - Optometrist  Dr. Gavin grew up in Little Compton, RI and went on to graduate from Wheaton College and the New England College of Optometry.  Her experience and friendliness will show she cares about you and provide you with excellent eye care. She lives in Newport, RI.

Pam Baker - Optical Manager Pam has been assisting our patients in the practice since 1989.  She grew up in Tiverton, RI and graduated from Bristol Community College in 1986 and from Rhode Island College in 1988. Pam will recommend the best lenses and frames to meet all your visual requirements and lifestyle needs. She has proven over her 30 years at our practice that she is here for you!

Melissa Hanmer - Patient Care Coordinator  Melissa recently joined our practice in August 2019 Melissa's warm and friendly personality will greet you at our front desk. She will assist you in your scheduling needs and  be sure that you have the most convenient appointment time that we can offer to you.

Bridget Hole - Optician/Contact Lenses  Bridget has been with our practice since May 2015.  Bridget  performs a variety of tasks throughout our office. You may see her performing preliminary testing or in our optical. She is also our Contact Lens Coordinator so she will help you sort out your contact lens needs.

Connie Cone - Optometric Technician Tiffany has recently joined our team. Tiffany performs all preliminary testing before you see Dr. Healey or Dr. Gavin. Her friendly and professional attitude has been a nice addition to our staff.

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Sakonnet Eye Care

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