Lauren Guajardo, OD
Dr. Guajardo grew up in the central valley of California, and is excited to begin her career as an optometrist in the Sacramento area. She received her Bachelors of Arts in Biological Sciences from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She earned her Doctorate of Optometry from the New England College of Optometry in Boston, MA. Her clinical rotations were at the VA Boston healthcare system, East Boston community health center, a private practice in the San Francisco Bay area and New England special population’s rotation which provided advanced contact lens, pediatric, and individuals with special needs care experiences.
After graduation, she completed a one year residency program at the Boston Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, West Roxbury campus developing advanced patient management skills in the care of patients with visual problems, ocular disease, and ocular manifestations of systemic disease in a multidisciplinary hospital based setting. She enjoys providing complete eye care in both English and Spanish languages. When she is not providing patient care, she enjoys spending time with family and friends and getting to know the Sacramento area as her new home.