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Our Experienced Trio In Norfolk

Meet Our Compassionate Eye Doctors

When it comes to your eye care needs, you deserve the best. Our expert optometrists at Southern Eyecare Associates provide exceptional vision care for patients of all ages and backgrounds.


Dr. John Dragon

Dr. John Dragon, an accomplished optometrist, brings a wealth of experience to our practice. Born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, Dr. Dragon's journey in optometry began in 1984 when he graduated from Susquehanna University with a degree in Biology. He earned his doctorate from the prestigious Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1988, located in the vibrant city of Philadelphia. Dr. Dragon's commitment to eye care extended to the United States Navy, where he served as a Navy Optometrist at Sewells Point Clinic and Boone Clinic at Little Creek Amphibious Base. His dedication to our armed forces and their eye health is a...

Dr. Theresa Batac

Dr. Theresa Batac, a native of Chesapeake, Virginia, is another shining star in our team. With a doctorate from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry, she has provided outstanding eye care since 1990. Dr. Batac's academic achievements include Honors in Primary care, Pediatrics, and Low Vision. Before her optometric journey, she graduated with a B.S. in Biochemistry from ODU and a B.S. in Physiological Optics from PCO. Dr. Batac's dedication to her profession extends to leadership roles as she proudly served as the past president of the Tidewater Optometric Society. She is an invaluable consultant for the VA Department for the...
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Dr. Morgan Maharty

Dr. Morgan Maharty was born and raised in Northeastern Pennsylvania before moving with her family to Williamsburg, Virginia during her high school years. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 2017. She also holds a minor in Chemistry. She then moved to Philadelphia to earn her doctorate at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University. Her academic achievements include honors in Low Vision as well as completing rotations at both Virginia Eye Consultants and the WG Bill Hefner VA Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Dr. Maharty is a...

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Request an Appointment With Our Expert Eye Doctors Today!

Don’t hesitate to contact us at 757-588-5423 to schedule your next eye care appointment with our dedicated eye doctors, including Dr. John Dragon and Dr. Theresa Batac. We look forward to welcoming you to our family of satisfied patients.