Allison SummersO.D., F.A.A.O., M.C.R.

  • Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine


  • Optometry

Special focus on

  • Eye Exams (Children) - Ophthalmology
  • Optometry
  • Strabismus

I see patients at


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Allison Summers, O.D. graduated from Pacific University College of Optometry in 1998. After practicing in the community, she joined our clinic in 2005. 

At work, she enjoys seeing children from birth through young adulthood and interacting with her Spanish-speaking families. In her leisure time, she enjoys running, traveling, and trying new ethnic recipes.


  • B.S., 1993, University of California, Davis
  • O.D., 1998, Pacific University College of Optometry
  • M.S., 2014, Oregon Health and Science University
  • Fellowship:

    • American Academy of Optometry, 2010
  • Certifications:

    • Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry, 2011


  • English

Memberships and associations

  • Portland Metropolitan Optometric Society

Patient ratings

4.8 out of 5 (209 Ratings, 65 Comments)

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