barbora bell, OD
Dr. Bell was born and raised in the Slovak Republic. In 1989 she earned a degree in Child Psychology and became a teacher. She moved to California in 1993. Dr. Bell graduated from Santa Clara University in 1999 with a degree in Biology and Spanish. In 2003 she received a Doctor of Optometry Degree from University of California at Berkeley, School of Optometry. Her clinical work included internships in the San Francisco and Palo Alto VeteranÕs Administration Centers. She also has extensive experience in binocular vision, perceptual skills and pediatric optometry. Prior to joining our clinic, Dr. Bell has worked at various private practice locations in the South Bay.
Dr. Bell is an active member and serves in various positions in the Santa Clara County Optometric Association and Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity. She is also a member of the California Optometric Association, American Optometric Association, Optometric Extension Program and the Infant SEE program.
Dr. Bell and her husband, Terry have two great sons. They enjoy cooking, entertaining, and the outdoors. They enjoy hiking mountains all around the world. Their biggest hiking accomplishment was a 160-mile trek through the Himalayas.
Dr. Bell is looking forward to helping you and your children achieve their best visual potential.