Ramon Merino, O.D.
Dr. Merino grew up in Southern California and graduated from Kennedy High School in La Palma. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California and his Doctor of Optometry degree from the Southern California College of Optometry. As an O.D. candidate, he received many awards including the VSP Independent Practice Scholarship, the Professional Eye Care Associates of America Award, and induction into the prestigious Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society. He was also named the 2015 Optometrist of the Year by the California Vision Foundation.
His extensive training includes clinical rotations at the Naval Hospital in Camp Pendleton, the Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center for Veterans in Downtown Los Angeles, the Optometric Center of Los Angeles, and the Eye Care Center in Fullerton, CA. Dr. Merino strives to improve the quality of life of his patients by providing them with the best possible vision and eye care. For patients who are more comfortable communicating in Spanish, Dr. Merino is a fluent Spanish speaker.