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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.

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 and budget. She has proven over her 30 years at our practice that she is here for 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 will mostly see her in our optical making great recommendations and assisting you in meeting all your optical needs. She is also our Contact Lens Coordinator so she will help you sort out your contact lens needs.

Connie Cone - Optometric Technician    Connie performs all preliminary testing before you see Dr. Healey.  Her friendly and professional attitude will make you feel very comfortable.

Sue Rodrigues - Patient Care Coordinator  Sue recently joined our team in July 2020. Her friendly personality will assist you with scheduling appointments and she will cheerfully greet you as you enter our office.

Latest News

Dr. Gavin's Annoucement
June 10, 2020
Dear Patients,As we began to have thoughts of how to re-open post the Covid 19 stay at home restrictions, I pondered what the future would look like for me, and made the difficult decision to retire from my long career as a general optometrist. The fact that I am no longer young (I don’t want to say old yet!) influenced my decision, as did my desire to safely spend time with my wonderfully vibra...





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