Please join us in welcoming our newest certified optometrist, Dr. Gina Hellman. Dr. Gina Hellman is an integral part of our team, performing comprehensive eye exams, diabetic eye exams, pediatric exams, contact lens fittings, and more. Her specialty is managing a variety of ocular diseases. She has a passion to protect eye sight by detecting vision changes early so that eye saving measures can be implemented when necessary.
Dr. Gina Hellman is a Bulgaria native who moved to Chicago, IL with her family as a teenager. She graduated from Loyola University in 2010 with a BS in molecular biology and chemistry. Dr. Hellman continued her education at Illinois College of Optometry. She comes to us from a multi-disciplinary eye center in Colorado Springs where she proudly partnered with patients to customize treatment plans suited to each unique individual.
In her free time, Dr. Gina Hellman enjoys spending time with her husband, two sons, and her dogs. Dr. Gina Hellman is accepting new patients and will perform visits out of our offices in San Luis Obispo, Pismo Beach, and Santa Barbra – Optical Concepts.
Pacific Eye Surgeons has offices in San Luis Obispo, Lompoc, Paso Robles, Pismo Beach, Orcutt, and Santa Maria, California, as well as Optical Concepts in Santa Maria.