THE HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
Dan Llewellyn, O.D.
Specializing in Sports Vision, Scleral Lenses & Aviation Vision. BY LAUREN RODRIGUEZ PHOTOS BY LAUREN RODRIGUEZ
R. DANIEL LLEWELLYN, OR DR. Dan, as his patients like to call him, is a graduate of Nova Southeastern University where he earned B.S. degree in Visual Science and a Doctorate in Optometry. Dr. Dan grew up in Queens, N.Y., where he played baseball up to the semi-professional level. He met and befriended an individual in the optical industry while coaching baseball in college and realized immediately that he had found his calling in eye care. Today, he specializes in Sports Performance Vision, Rehabilitative Vision, Specialty Contact lenses and Aviation Vision and has been in private practice for 20 years. When he isn’t helping his patients improve their eyesight at Dr. Dan’s Family Eye Care, he can be found getting his exercise on the hockey rink, visiting his thoroughbreds, going for a ride on his Harley Davidson or just enjoying quality time with his family.
What is the most rewarding aspect of your profession? Giving sight daily. Many patients come in and don’t realize they have the opportunity to see better ! What is one fun fact you would like our readers to know about you? I still play hockey I love horse racing and I have played in the WSOP twice.
Was there a defining moment in which you knew you had found your calling in health and wellness? My grandfather suffered from a debilitating eye disease, which inspired me to pursue eye care as a profession.
have state of the art equipment, pride ourselves in the highest quality products and services and our staff is extremely knowledgeable and attentive. We create a personalized experience and education for each and every patient.
in life! Knowing that they can become successful without me would be my life’s greatest achievement! What is a word of wisdom you swear by in your practice and in life? Under Promise……Over Deliver !
What is unique about the “Dr. Dan’s Family Eye Care” experience? We consider our patients family—we
What is your greatest motivation in life? My children are my greatest motivation
To learn more, visit drdan@drdan2020. com. For an appointment with Dr. Dan Llewellyn, call 954.452.9914
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